Dr Ruth Macdonald
Job Title: Physiotherapist
Ruth graduated from Liverpool University in 1995 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy and continued to work within the NHS in Liverpool and Wigan for 8 years. Ruth also worked privately at Fairfield Hospital and other local practices. Ruth currently works as a senior lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University teaching on the undergraduate and post graduate physiotherapy programmes. She also works in the MMU clinic, providing physiotherapy for the staff, students and general public. In 2006 Ruth gained an MSc in the management of neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction from Manchester University and is also a member of the Manipulation Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MMACP). As well as a keen interest in manual therapy (hands on treatment / mobilisation), Ruth also uses acupuncture for pain relief.