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Valentine Akem

Valentine is a physiotherapist who initially worked within private practice in North Queensland and was the head Physiotherapist for local rugby league and AFL clubs. He then completed a two year period working in the United Kingdom within the private and public sector. Val gained invaluable experience treating and developing management plans for injuries of varying complexity. He uses an active based rehabilitation approach in conjunction with manual therapy techniques to help clients get back on top of things.

His clinical interest areas include neck and back pain, sporting injuries – particularly lower limb, postural related headaches and pain (desk work, study etc), post-operative orthopaedic rehabilitation and tendon pain.

Valentine graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from James Cook University.