Meet Your Physio:
BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy: University of Hertfordshire UK
Working with individuals to help them achieve their goals
Qualifications & Education
Leandro is a fully insured Chartered Physiotherapist with current membership of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists and of the Brazilian Physiotherapy Association crefito-3. He received his honours degree from the Santa Cecilia University (UNISANTA) Santos/ São Paulo/ Brazil. He has also completed postgraduate qualifications in Physiotherapy in Traumatology and Orthopaedic in Santa Cecilia University.
Experience & Interests
Leandro has brought with him many years of experience working as a Physio. His main areas of interest are in sports/musculoskeletal and conditions having gained extensive experience in these areas during his time working as Physio with a Professional Basketball team (Brazilian Premier League). He also had his own Clinic in Brazil for over 4 years and has covered all core areas of Physiotherapy such as Acute Neurology, Acute Medical and Surgical wards, Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Outpatients (adult and paediatric). He is committed to CPD and evidence based practice and has completed a number of post graduate courses such as RPG (Global Postural Re-education technique and Ground Floor Pilates. Leandro is also qualified and certified to perform Dry Needling.
Leandro is a huge sports fan, especially in Basketball, where he played as a professional for 2 years in the A2 league at the Brazilian League which has helped him to understand injury mechanism and rehabilitation process in any kind of athlete.