Persistent Pain Management, Musculoskeletal Conditions, Acupuncture for Pain, Clinical Pilates
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MCSP, MAACP
Ruth is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists, the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists and the Health & Care Professionals Council.
Ruth graduated as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2013. Her training at the University of Plymouth had an emphasis on evidence-based practice which she continues to integrate into her practice.
Ruth currently works within private physiotherapy practices at Estuary Clinic, Topsham as well as in Cornwall. She specialises in musculoskeletal pain conditions including back pain, neck pain, any muscle and joint pain, sports injuries and rehabilitation to name a few. She is also trained in Clinical Pilates instruction and enjoys teaching successful classes at both clinics including Pilates, Aqua Therapy, a Movement & Posture course, a Back Care course and Baby Massage.
Ruth has a diploma in Body Massage which she believes improves her hands-on skills and a Baby Massage Instructor diploma. She has taught Baby Massage courses at Estuary Clinic.
Ruth has trained with the Acupuncture Association of Physiotherapists to enable her to use Western Acupuncture within her physiotherapy treatment which she finds a useful and effective tool for treating pain conditions. She has has also attended post graduate courses in Tendinopathy and Sports Massage and is committed to continuing her professional development by actively attending courses and researching current concepts and evidence.
Ruth has a friendly and caring personality and she is dedicated to building strong professional and therapeutic relationships with her patients.