Ausbildung und Werdegang
Jeremy Lewis PhD FCSP is a Consultant Physiotherapist and Professor of Musculoskeletal Research (University of Hertfordshire, UK). Born in New Zealand & trained in Australia, he now works in the UK National Health Service, UK. He has been awarded a Fellowship of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy, and has been acknowledged as an eminent clinician in his profession (UK DoH [Department of Health] National AHP Clinical Expert Database).He assesses & treats people with complex shoulder problems. Jeremy has also trained as an MSK sonographer (Postgraduate Certificate in Diagnostic Imaging-Ultrasound, University of Leeds, UK), & performs ultrasound guided shoulder injections as part of the rehabilitation process if required and appropriate. He also has completed; MSc (Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy), & Postgraduate Diplomas in; Manipulative Physiotherapy (Melbourne), Sports Physiotherapy (Curtin), & Biomechanics (Scotland), as well as MSc studies in injection therapy for soft tissues & joints. He has also qualified as an Independent (non-medical) Prescriber.
Jeremy has taught shoulder workshops internationally & has also been invited to present keynote lectures at many international conferences. His main areas of research interest are rotator cuff related shoulder pain, frozen shoulder, injection therapy, & exercise therapy. He also writes about reframing our care for people with non-traumatic musculoskeletal pain & the medicalisation of ‘normality’ in musculoskeletal practice. In addition to his own research he supervises PhD & MSc students. Jeremy is a Viewpoint editor for Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT) and was a co-editor & author for Grieve’s Modern Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy (4th ed).He has also written forwards for many internationally recognised textbooks.