Helen has worked extensively in the NHS and private practice and was one of the first physios in the UK to complete a Masters degree. Experience in premiership Cricket, Rugby and Football informed her specialist subject - the management of knee pathologies.
She relocated to Cambridge having sold her practice, Excellence Physiotherapy, in Oakham formally known as The Greetham Physiotherapy Clinic.
Following a year with the victorious Cambridge University Women’s Rowing Squad, her practice in Cambridge is well equipped for specialist rehabilitation including Shock Wave Therapy and Complex muscle Stimulation and hydrotherapy.
Helen teaches nationally as here at the NEC (Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rehabilitation) in 2018 but also internationally. She presented innovative research in Osaka in Aug 2018 about rib stress fractures in elite rowers. 2019 has seen a lecture tour in Ireland with bookings for India later in 2019.
Cambridge Brace Fitting Centre
The Cambridge Brace Fitting Centre carries an extensive selection of back, shoulder, ankle, elbow, wrist and especially knee braces. Helen’s specialist subject is ACL braces and Offload or Unloader braces for the knee which help with joint surface problems such as arthritis and meniscal tears.
Helen has been thrilled to be working in the Matt Hampson Busy Living Centre. DJO kindly sponsored a brace for David Needham which got him walking again.
Helen Lavelle MCSP MSc
Walsh House, Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CB3 0LX