Andrew Howse – Physiotherapist

Andy Howse. Physiotherapist. British Basketball. GB. Commonwealth

Andrew Howse – Physiotherapist - British Basketball

Andy Howse graduated from Manchester University in 2005 and since then has been a Chartered Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. After 4 years of working in the NHS in Salford and Bolton, where he gained a large amount of multidisciplinary experience, Andy travelled for 6 months around South America before settling in Wellington, New Zealand. He was in New Zealand for two years playing hockey and working in a Sports Medicine Clinic specialising further in the Sport Injury industry. Since returning home to the UK, Andy has moved to Bristol and has focused his time on undertaking his Master’s Degree in Sport and Exercise Medicine from Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Since 2012 Andy has worked part-time for British Basketball, firstly as U20s Women’s Physio and now Lead Physiotherapist for the Senior Women’s Basketball Team. He has also spent 3 seasons at Gloucester Rugby Club. Both employers required the latest treatment methods in order to get the athletes back to their highest performance levels therefore Andy uses the most up to date treatments. Previous sports clubs that Mr Howse has worked with include Brooklands Manchester University Hockey Club, BUCS, Oxford University Rugby Football Club.  He has recently returned from the Commonwealth Games Gold Coast 2018 with a silver medal with the Team England Women's Basketball Team.  

Andy has a passion for learning the latest and best physiotherapy treatment plans. He is qualified in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation, Acupuncture, Clinical Pilates, Dynamic Tape Application, Joint Mobilisations and Manipulations. He has also recently completed a Masters in Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Outside work, Andy has played elite level hockey for 15 years playing in the National League in both the UK and New Zealand. He also enjoys playing and watching all sport, cycling, sailing and travelling, when he has the time.

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