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Sport & Spinal Physiotherapy Ltd at Northern Ballet

Chartered Physiotherapist Liz Atha runs the specialist dance, sports and spinal clinic based within the new home of Northern Ballet in Leeds City Centre.

Whether you have a recreational sports injury, aches and pains from your daily work, or are a professional dancer or elite athlete, the team at Sports and Spinal Physiotherapy can offer a wide range of treatments to suit your specific needs. The clinic also has an excellent sports massage service.

The clinic has close ties with orphopedic consultants, spinal and neurosurgeons, sports physicians, podiatrists, personal trainers and radiologists. We are able to arrange private MRI scans, ultrasounds and X-ray imaging to facilitate diagnosis.

We treat a wide variety of conditions including

  • Back and neck pain
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Muscle imbalance
  • Arthritis
  • Whiplash
  • Post operatic rehabilitation
  • Post fracture management
  • Sports, dance and work specific rehabilitation

What to expect

A thorough assessment lasting one hour at your first appointment. This includes an examination and allows a treatment programme to be formulated and discussed with you.

What to wear

It is advisable to wear appropriate clothing for your examination so that we can easily assess the area. If it is a dance issue it would be of benefit to bring your dance shoes.

Private patients

Our clinic is registered with most major insurance companies. With prior authorisation we can bill your insurer directly. For more information speak to your therapist.


  • £45 for an initation one hour assessment and treatment
  • £35 half hour treatment

Insurance rates vary please contact us for details.

Contact us

For more information visit the Sport and Spinal Physiotherapy at Northern Ballet website.

To make an appointment or for any questions please call 0113 234 1199, 07734054192, or email.