Principal Physiotherapist – Clinic Partner
Welcome to the world of Shane Armfield, a leading Principal Physiotherapist with an impressive 25+ years of clinical experience. Shane embarked on his remarkable journey with a first-class honours degree in Physiotherapy from the University of the West of England in 1996. His dedication and skill have established him as a prominent figure in physiotherapy.
Career Highlights and Experience
Shane’s career is nothing short of exceptional. He has held significant roles in British hospitals and worked closely with elite Rugby Union clubs. As the former Chairman of the South West Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports Medicine, he demonstrated his leadership skills. Shane also played a crucial role in setting up a Geriatric Rehabilitation Unit in Bristol, showcasing his commitment to patient care and innovative treatment.
Shane is renowned for his skill in managing musculoskeletal injuries. He frequently shares his insights with healthcare professionals, positioning him as a thought leader in the field. At PhysioWorks, he applies his deep understanding of sports injuries to assist various sports clubs and school teams, improving their performance and health.
Personal Sporting Background
Shane’s passion for sports, including rugby, hockey, soccer, and sailing, enhances his professional approach. His diverse sporting experience fuels his dedication to promoting a healthy lifestyle and offers a unique perspective to his practice.
Vestibular Physiotherapy: A Key Focus
Shane’s special interest in vestibular conditions and rehabilitation, provides exceptional care in this complex field. His work in vestibular physiotherapy stands out as a cornerstone of his practice.
Accessibility and Affordability
Shane, a registered physiotherapist, ensures his top-quality services are accessible to all. Thanks to eligibility for private health insurance rebates, Shane’s care is both affordable and comprehensive.
Shane’s Role and Impact
Shane distinguishes himself through his exceptional qualifications, extensive experience, and commitment to professional development. His empathetic and composed nature ensures clients enjoy their therapy sessions, significantly enhancing their overall well-being.
Shane’s professional skillset spans several areas, including:
- BPPV, Vertigo, and Vestibular Physiotherapy
- Management of:
- Sports Injury Management
- Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy
- Musculoskeletal Acupuncture and Dry Needling
- Cervicogenic Headache Treatment
- Core Stability Muscle Retraining
- Knee Injury Care
Shane takes a special interest in sports-related injuries, particularly in:
Comprehensive Care Network
Shane works closely with:
- All Private Health Insurance Funds
- Department of Veterans Affairs
- CTP & Sports Insurers
Shane Armfield combines a wealth of experience, skill, and a personal approach to deliver outstanding physiotherapy services. Whether you’re facing sports injuries, musculoskeletal issues, or vestibular challenges, Shane’s knowledge can lead you to improved health and mobility.
Take the first step towards a healthier, more active lifestyle by seeking Shane’s professional advice. Book an appointment today and discover the difference a committed and skilled physiotherapist can make in your life.