Joanne Howells

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JOANNE HOWELLS
Ampthill
Qualifications Joanne qualified from the University of Brighton in 1993 with a BSc (hons) In 2006 Joanne completed an MSc in Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy from the University of Hertfordshire and gained membership to the Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MMACP). This organisation recognises the specialist standard of care in examination, treatment and management for people with […]

Qualifications

  • Joanne qualified from the University of Brighton in 1993 with a BSc (hons)
  • In 2006 Joanne completed an MSc in Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy from the University of Hertfordshire and gained membership to the
  • Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MMACP). This organisation recognises the specialist standard of care in examination, treatment and management for people with musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Joanne is a member of the CSP and HPC
  • In 2018 Joanne completed a foundation course in Acupuncture and is a member of the AACP. Acupuncture complements the use of manual therapy and exercise as part of rehabilitation.

Experience

After qualifying Joanne worked in the NHS for 5 years and then has worked in the private sector in both an independent hospital and private practice. Jo has extensive experience in treating musculoskeletal problems as well as post-operative orthopaedic conditions. Joanne also has post-graduate training and experience in treating hypermobility and pre/post-natal back and pelvic pain. Joanne also works as an Occupational Health physiotherapist assessing and treating people in their work place.

Specialised areas

  • Any musculoskeletal spinal or peripheral problem
  • Manual therapy and myofascial release
  • Orthopaedic rehabilitation
  • Hypermobility
  • Pre/post-natal back and pelvic pain
  • Acupuncture
  • Shockwave therapy