This interactive, safe and anonymous online symptom checker, including some physical testing, will help you reach a possible diagnosis for your musculoskeletal problem if you have NOT already received one from a healthcare professional. Your answers will be carefully analysed and you’ll learn about potential causes of your symptoms, ways to manage this yourself and when to seek further healthcare advice.


Before using the Musculoskeletal Symptom Checker, please read the following statements:

  • Musculoskeletal Symptom Checker is NOT a medically confirmed diagnosis. It is for informational purposes only and is NOT a qualified healthcare opinion.
  • Do not use in emergencies. In case of a health emergency, call 999 or NHS 111 immediately.
  • Your data is safe. Information that you provide is anonymous and not shared with anyone.