Joe Harrison – Physiotherapist
Joe is a UK Charted physiotherapist who graduated from Cardiff University and specializes in musculo-skeletal injuries. He has extensive experience in treating pre and post op joint reconstructions, ACL replacements and sports injuries.
Joe has played cricket at a high level, and been a competitive swimmer. Due to his sporting background he has developed a special interest in the biomechanics of the shoulder, especially in “overhead athletes”, for example tennis, badminton, throwing, swimming and cricket. He has an in depth understanding of how injuries occur in these activities, and how they can be prevented through having the correct biomechanics.
He has first hand experience of knee surgery having undergone an ACL and meniscus repair op himself, due to football and cricket injuries. He therefore has the invaluable experience of going through the prehab, rehab and surgical procedure. He understands personally how the patient is feeling at each point during the process.
Joe also has a keen interest in rugby having pitch side experience as a first responder at club level whilst in Cardiff. He carries out rugby cover for rugby clubs here in Singapore, and is qualified up to Level 2 IRB Immediate Care In Rugby qualification.
Joe has developed a strong awareness of pain and has many strategies to effectively manage these conditions. Joe has vast experience of handling acute and chronic sports injuries as well as pre/post surgery rehabilitation. Apart from the athletic population, Joe has proven results in aiding the return to function of all age groups through the recognition of the individual goals of each patient.
Mixing manual therapeutic techniques and functional strengthening, he is able to address biomechanical issues to ensure a long-term solution to a condition and reduce the risk of future exacerbation.
He has an extensive medical based background, after working in many different areas of the National Health Service, which helped him to develop a rounded knowledge of many medial conditions. Therefore if Joe is unable to help you he will know exactly where to refer on to for further investigation.