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I am a well qualified musculoskeletal (MSK) physiotherapist with over 17 years experience in the NHS, private practice and in international standard elite/professional sport. Throughout my career I have obtained a reputation for excellence and have performed at the highest level clinically and academically. As you will find from my CV I am equally at home working independently, or as part of a team, and I have a proven track record of success at the highest level in injury prevention and performance enhancement. I currently work as an advanced level practitioner.
My previous roles with in the NHS and in elite sporting environments have required excellent management, auditing, planning, interpersonal, man management, and organizational skills, with a flexible working attitude to cope with unexpected situations not to mention a sense of humour. My current role finds me working as an Advanced level practitioner applying my advanced clinical skill set triaging, diagnosing and treating a wide range of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions, supporting other clinical staff in the field and in their skill development, conducting clinical audit, assisting with clinical governance and CPD development.
My previous sports experience includes (but not limited to) work with the British Bosleigh and Ski teams, Scottish Rugby, Scottish Institute of Sport, Scottish Hockey, England and GB Hockey, WSFA Academy, and a number of professional football clubs including EUEFA cup competitions.During my career I have gained experience at three World Cups, a European Championships (in multiple sports), and at London 2012 Olympics with Taekwondo. I have also worked with many international standard athletes on a one to one basis from a variety of sports, including Olympic medalists. Amongst other qualifications I am AACP registered and have completed all parts of my Orthopaedic Medicine course successfully. I have a proven track record in injury prevention and performance enhancement at the highest level.
As previously mentioned I have also demonstrated academic excellence obtaining a distinction in my MSc in Sport & Exercise Medicine, a First class honors degree in Physiotherapy, and an honors degree in Sport Science. I have a commitment to CPD, and EBP, with a proven track record of clinical excellence and success in high pressure, multi-disciplinary, working environments, demonstrating a flexible can do approach to my work.