Sam has completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Therapy at Northampton University afterwards he continued his education at Leeds Beckett University, completing a Masters degree in Sports Therapy and is a member of the Society of Sports Therapists.
During his education Sam has worked in various injury clinics, allowing him to gain experience with various types of musculoskeletal injuries. Sam is currently the head sports therapist of Lutterworth Rugby club and works within FIFA (Football Association) and the football premier League based at the Institute of sport St George’s Park. Sam has worked with several clubs such as Northampton Football Club, Leeds Rhinos and several GB athletes.
Sam a Sports Therapist which is a healthcare professional who has the knowledge, skills and ability to:
Provide the immediate care of work related and sport related injuries.
The ability to create pain free movement for all ages
Utilise sports and exercise principles to optimise performance, preparation and injury prevention programmes
Provide appropriate sport and remedial massage in a sport & exercise context
Plan and implement appropriate rehabilitation programme
Sam treatments sessions are built within five key areas of injury. These are:
Recognition & evaluation
Management & treatment
Common injuries Sam has treated are:
Fall related injuries
Work related injuries – desk and physical
Joint range of movement
Functional movement and posture correction
Pre and post operation treatment
Muscle strains and tears
Ligament strains and tears
Shoulder, hip and knee replacement; Pre operation and post operation treatment
Achilles’ tendon injury
Low back pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
I offer the following therapies at Burbage House Health Clinic: