• Susan Walker – specialist Bowen therapist (MBTPA)

    Susan Walker, who is very well known and respected in the local community, has been in private practice for more than 25 years. Prior to this she was instrumental in setting up the physiotherapy services at the Fylde Coast Hospital. Susan worked for Preston Health Authority for 5 years following graduation from the Glasgow School … Read more

    How to Relieve Knee Arthritis with Exercise

    Do you Suffer with Pain from Knee Arthritis? The symptoms of knee arthritis, such as knee joint pain, stiffness, restriction of movement and a creaking noise known as ‘Crepitus’ can severely affect everyday activities such as stair climbing and gardening. Knee Arthritis can severely reduce quality of life to such a degree that knee replacement … Read more

    Marc Bernier Injury Expert

    Marc Bernier is a senior physical therapist and strength and conditioning specialist at Champion Sports Medicine and Rehab Center in Birmingham, Alabama. Marc has specialized in the development of functional rehabilitation, conditioning and performance enhancement programs for the soccer athlete, and has had articles published in several publications, including the U.S. Youth Soccer Magazine, Athletic … Read more

    Contribution Factors To Spondylolysis

    Female gymnasts have an incidence of spondylolysis which is four times higher than in non-sporting females of a similar age. It is thought that sex hormones during puberty can have an adverse effect on bone health. Obviously, these changes can affect young female footballers as well. Alterations to bone quality can be further accentuated by … Read more

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    Do you have a sports injury question for our expert panel? Use the search function above to search for your answer. If you don’t find the answer you need, please use the email us option and one of our qualified Physiotherapists will help with your enquiry. Please note: Unfortunately, due to the volume of queries … Read more

    Steve Hardwick

    Everton’s Chief Physiotherapist, Steve Hardwick, is the man who has helped both Paul Gascoigne and Duncan Ferguson regain their fitness for Premiership action. He can also take credit for resolving much of Everton’s injury crisis’ over recent times. A former physiotherapist with the Royal Navy and Royal Marines, he is used to clearing the decks! … Read more

    Dr Lawrence Lemak Injury Expert

    Dr Lawrence Lemak M.D. is an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine consultant at the Alabama Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center (ASMOC), Birmingham, Alabama, and has played an integral role in sports medicine and arthroscopy research as one of the founders and member of the Board of Directors of the American Sports Medicine Institute. Dr Lemak … Read more

    Lee Herrington Biography – Chartered Physiotherapist

    Lee Herrington qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 1990 from Manchester University, in the UK, having previously completed a degree in Human Biology from Loughborough University. In 1996, he was awarded an MSc in Sports Injury and Therapy from Manchester Metropolitan University. He has also been certified by the National Strength & Conditioning Association (of … Read more