About James Davis

  • James is registered with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and Health Professions Council.
  • Has over 31 years clinical experience working in the NHS, professional sport and private practice. Has specialist postgraduate qualifications in Manipulative & Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy,  Intramuscular Stimulation (dry needling) and Injection Therapy.
  • Qualified in 1985 and worked for nearly 2 years in a north London NHS hospital and left to take up a post with British Luge Team in  1986 for tours of Canada and Europe prior to 1988 Olympics.
  • Appointed club physiotherapist to MCC and Middlesex County Cricket Club (1987-1991) at Lords Cricket Ground. After 4 seasons he resigned to undertake full-time postgraduate studies in Perth, Australia.
  • Player and Club Physiotherapist for Wasps Rugby Club (1985-1991)
  • In 1991 he entered the one year full-time postgraduate specialisation programme in Manipulative Physiotherapy at Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia and upon graduation returned to UK in 1992 to take up Graham Gooch’s offer of Club Physiotherapist to Essex County Cricket Club.
  • Established Anglia Spinal and Sports Physiotherapy Centres on the County Cricket Ground in 1993 until relocation to his own clinic in April 2012. In 2010 re-branded to James Davis Physiotherapy.
  • Left Essex CCC in October 2003 after 12 seasons to work full time in his busy private clinic
  • Lectured extensively to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB), The Football Association (FA) and The Royal London Hospital’s postgraduate Sports Medicine Courses for Doctors and Physiotherapists 1994-1998
  • Currently organises clinical workshops on Cognitive Functional Therapy at Royal Free Hospital, London for Chartered Physiotherapists and Doctors on behalf of Prof Peter O'Sullivan from Australia, a world leader in the research and treatment of persistent low back and pelvic pain.
  • Titled member of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia 1992 - 2010 (Membership lapsed). Entry by exam only.
  • A member of Physiofirst since 1987. Membership number - 2172
  • A member of the Manipulation Association of Chartered Physiotherapists since 1992, in recognition of achieving a standard of excellence in the management of musculoskeletal conditions.
  • Is an injection therapist, having gained a postgraduate Diploma in Injection Therapy in 2001
  • A member of Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Orthopaedic Medicine-Injection Therapy since 2001
  • A member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports Medicine