South African-born Llewellyn moved to England in 2002 after completing a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy at the University of Stellenbosch and now calls Kent his home. He’s worked as a senior physiotherapist in departments including A&E, elderly rehabilitation, sports injury clinics and musculoskeletal outpatient clinics.
Sine 20XX he’s been an Extended Scope Practitioner within an NHS community orthopaedic service, where he’s developed his skills beyond the traditional scope of physiotherapy and learned to administer steroid injections. Llewellyn believes in a combined approach to treatment and uses a range of techniques including dry needling, acupuncture and manual therapy.
In 2013 he completed a MSc in Advanced Neuromusculoskeletal Physiotherapy at King’s College London, a course accredited by the Musculoskeletal Association for Chartered Physiotherapists (MACP). His dissertation explored the potential advantages of whole body vibration platforms (Power Plates) and he also helped with research into minimalistic footwear for runners.
A keen golfer, Llewellyn became a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) certified golf fitness instructor in 2007 and now helps professional and amateur golfers improve their game with physical screening and personalised exercise programmes.
- Myofascial trigger points
- Shoulder disorders
- Neck pain
- Lower back pain
- Sport-related injuries
- Golf fitness – physical screening and prescription of exercise programmes