WESLEY DAVIDSON – BPhty
Our NEW physiotherapist who has joined the expanding team at The Valley Clinic.
Wesley commenced working with The Valley Clinic team in June 2016, after relocating to Leeds from Australia. Graduating with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy degree at University of Queensland (Australia) in 1999, Wes has over 16 years’ experience working in private practice physiotherapy both in Australia and the UK. He has a passion for musculoskeletal physiotherapy, using hands on techniques and exercise rehabilitation to optimise his patients’ recovery and improvement.
With a special interest in treating shoulder and groin injuries, Wesley has worked alongside a neurosurgeon rehabilitating clients with co-existing shoulder complaints after cervical spinal (neck) surgery. He recently updated his skills in treatment of shoulder injuries with Melbourne shoulder specialist physiotherapist Lyn Watson.
He has also updated his skills in management of neck injuries with world renowned physiotherapist Gwen Jull. Wesley is also skilled in acupuncture, Muscle Energy Techniques for managing low back pain, trigger point release and the management of chronic pain. In addition to treating the general, non-sport related conditions, he has enjoyed treating a number of elite athletes including a junior Australian beach volleyball champion, a masters level Australian female power lifting champion, Australian rules football players and runners.
Aside from working in the private practice setting Wesley has also worked in onsite occupational health clinics, working with Stirling police and Ayrshire council building services in Scotland.
Wesley is enthusiastic about commuter cycling and also enjoys trampoline wrestling with his 2 young kids.