Sarah Clemson Principal Physiotherapist MCSP, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
MSc Veterinary Physiotherapy Cat A ACPAT 12281
Sarah has helped numerous dogs and cats recover from illness, injury and surgery and has a wealth of experience in veterinary physiotherapy & rehabilitation spanning 12 years.
Sarah qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist from the University of Hertfordshire in 1999 and was awarded a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy. She worked in various settings within the NHS for several years before completing her Masters Degree in Veterinary Physiotherapy at the Royal Veterinary College in 2005. In 2012 Sarah chose to follow her passion for small animal physio and now works solely with dogs and cats. More recently in 2015 Sarah helped set up and continues to develop the physiotherapy service at Aquavet Canine Hydrotherapy & Rehabilitation Centre at Taverham Vets Longwater lane, Costessey, Norwich.
The combined treatment approach of aquatic treadmill therapy and land based physiotherapy works extremely well to enhance canine patients' recovery from injury and surgery as well as those with long term conditions such as arthritis.
Sarah is a member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Animal Therapy (ACPAT), which is recognised by all pet insurance companies and is on the RAMP register: The Register of Animal Musculoskeletal Practitioners.
ACPAT members are fully qualified Chartered Physiotherapists who have also trained in Physiotherapy and rehabilitation for animals and have specialist knowledge in anatomy, biomechanics, physiology and pathology. They use the detailed assessment to tailor treatments to each animal condition and the stage of the problem.