MSc MAACP MCSP HPC Registered
Prior to training as a Physiotherapist Glen worked in the fitness industry as a trainer for gyms and sports teams. He qualified as a Physiotherapist from the University of Keele in 2005. He spent his first 2 years working for a busy MSK private clinic in Iceland, before returning to the NHS and completing his MSc in Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy at the University of Hertfordshire.
Since then he has worked primarily in private clinics and sports injury clinics in and around the London area and opened his first clinic, Hemel Physio, based in Hertfordshire in 2013. At his Clinics he has treated Olympic level athletes and professional sportsmen. A large percentage of his private caseload is made up of recreational and club level endurance runners, particularly marathon runners.
Glen’s main passions are manual therapy, functional movement screening, injury prevention and exercise prescription. He has mentored and trained many therapists in manual therapy and is involved in the creation and development of strengthphysio.com, an online CPD training portal for physiotherapists, personal trainers and health professionals.
Glen has a particular interest in the lower limb and started teaching on evidence based injury prevention in runners, integrating strength and conditioning with the rehab of runners and Assessment and treatment of the Hip in 2012 through Physio UK. http://www.physiouk.co.uk/tutors.php#297
Glen got into Physiotherapy after the care he received following a back injury when he was a teenager. It was this experience that inspired not only his career but a love of exercise that he maintains to this day. He lives in the local area with his wife and young sons.
Follow Glen on twitter: @hemelphysio
MSc MAACP MCSP HPC Registered
Ben qualified as a physiotherapist in 1998 and has worked extensively in hospital, private practice and sporting settings within Asia, Middle East and the UK.
Having specialised in musculoskeletal care, he works as an MSK Extended Scope Practitioner in the NHS and also in private practice. He has developed a special interest in treating complex lower limb pathologies, running injuries and chronic hip and groin patients. The majority of his private caseload is made up of recreational runners and overuse lower limb injuries. He is also involved in training and designing screening programmes for various client groups in private practice.
Ben has completed his masters in advanced physiotherapy from the University of Hertfordshire in 2014 and was the national winner for the highest scoring candidate of the society of orthopaedic medicine registration examination and was the recipient of the Saunders prize for 2011.
Clinically, he deals with complex patients referred by GPs and for a second opinion on failed patients by other therapists. Ben loves a challenge, and enjoys treating hip and groin patients and overuse running injuries. He is passionate about the application of research in clinical practice and is also involved in regular teaching nationwide on multiple lower limb courses.
Further information on Ben can be found at: www.function2fitness.co.uk
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MSc MAACP MCSP HPC Registered
Chris is a physiotherapist who specialises in treating musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction. He qualified in 2005 and since then has worked in both the NHS and the Private sector. For the past 8 years he has worked privately with a wide variety of patients from your elite sportsman and weekend warrior to those with chronic back pain..
Having had a total of 8 operations and with only the right leg left unscathed, he knows the feeling of being injured and has great understanding of what its like to not be able to function in the way we all strive to. With this comes the determination and drive to help others that are in pain get back to full health and vitality.
Chris is also the founder of www.strengthphysio.com an interactive learning resource for health care professionals and fitness instructors
MSc MCSP HCPC registered
Lisa qualified as a physiotherapist in 2009 from the University of East Anglia. She quickly specialised in musculoskeletal care and started to build a wealth of experience within both NHS and private practice. She completed an MSc in Advanced Physiotherapy at the University of Hertfordshire in 2018.
Lisa is currently an Advanced Practice Physiotherapist within the NHS where she works alongside orthopaedic surgeons and GP’s to provide assessment and treatment for complex musculoskeletal complaints. She is also involved with training and service redesign within this role. In addition to her NHS and private practice, Lisa works part-time in Pilates rehabilitation using a combination of matwork and equipment-based techniques. She will complete her APPI Pilates matwork qualification this year.
During her time as a physiotherapist Lisa has developed a special interest in treating disorders of the neck and upper limb. She also has extensive experience in the management of the ante and post-natal pelvis. Lisa’s true passion lies in client-specific rehabilitation using a combination of manual therapy, progressive exercise and education.
Lisa is a firm believer in continued professional development and will start a certificate in independent prescribing at the end of 2018.
Specialist Sonographer & Injection Therapist
BSc Physiotherapy HCPC, MCSP, PgCert Musculoskeletal Sonography, Non-Medical prescriber
Rob is a specialist extended scope Physiotherapist who has more than 15 years' experience in managing complex musculoskeletal conditions. He is employed as an expert clinician in the NHS providing both clinical diagnosis as well a point of care diagnostic- and Interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound.
He is an expert in musculoskeletal Ultrasound and obtained a Pg.Cert. in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound through Canterbury and Christchurch University.
Rob also works two sessions per week in an NHS Radiology-department (Homerton University Hospital Foundation Trust) as an ESP/interventional sonographer. In this role he carries out many ultrasound guided injection procedures every week. In the past 8 years he has successfully performed thousands of Ultrasound guided procedures for a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions.
Rob is an experienced tutor on Ultrasound courses teaching fellow AHPs and medical professionals in MSK ultrasound diagnostics as well as ultrasound guided interventions. He is an integral part of the teaching faculty of The Ultrasound Site an online MSK ultrasound educational resource website.. He is a visiting lecturer at the MSK Ultrasound module at Canterbury and Christchurch University.
Privately (Sonoscope Ltd) he provides a range of ultrasound guided injections in the state of the art diagnostic facility of Sonoworld Ltd. at its Harley Street Location.
Rob has completed training as a non-medical prescriber and gained independent prescriber rights via London Southbank University.
BSc MSc MCSP
Lizzie is a senior musculoskeletal physiotherapist with over five years postgraduate experience. Her passion for musculoskeletal rehabilitation was discovered whilst studying BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation at the University of the West of England. She gained experience working with professional and amateur athletes from a number of sports including Rugby and Football. She then went on to study MSc Physiotherapy at the University of Southampton, where she achieved a distinction and secured a role as a rotational physiotherapist for one of London’s leading hospitals, Guy’s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust.
She has a particular interest in lower limb injuries, including Patellofemoral Pain, Tendinopathy Management and ACL Rehabilitation.
Lizzie is enthusiastic about learning and has recently completed an Advanced Lower Quadrant MSc module at King’s College University in January 2018. This course will allow her to develop advanced skills in the assessment and management of patients with complex lower quadrant dysfunction.