Laura Knight

Following her passion, Laura has excelled with a first-class honour’s degree in Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation. She has worked in private clinics in the region as well as with Ponteland Rugby Football Club. Working with a range of clients she has developed her knowledge and skills in rehab and prehab using massage, mobilisations, acupuncture, and shockwave therapy treatment methods.

Her university dissertation and personal development qualifications has led to her specialising in treating clients with back, hip and sciatic pain through the use of manual therapy and Pilates exercise. Laura has a future goal of becoming a Certified APPI Pilates Instructor.

Laura Knight

Qualifications

  BSc (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Rehabilitation

  FdSc Sport & Exercise Therapies 

  Pilates Matwork Level 1

  Diploma in Sports Massage Therapy

  Medical Acupuncture (Dry Needling) - Active Health Group

  Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy in Musculoskeletal Disorders

  Level 1 & 2 Kinesiology Taping

  Vital Glutes and Psoas Masterclass 

  Certificate in Fitness Instruction

Career

  Sports Massage Therapist at Ponteland Rugby Football Club

  Sports Rehabilitation Therapist at MSK Healthcare & Performance Clinic

  Joined MSK Injury Clinic in 2020 as a Soft Tissue Rehabilitation Therapist

Professional Achievements

My biggest achievement to date is having two of my research papers critically acclaimed and published in the Newcastle College Seven Bridges Journal. To read my published research paper click on the article link > Research Paper Article

Therapist Associations

 The SMA - The Association for Soft Tissue Therapists
  CNHC - Complimentary and Natural Healthcare Council