Mr Ravi Shanker

Mr Ravi Shanker

MSc

Physiotherapy

Video consultation available

Overall Rating

Overall
5
Bedside Manner
4.9
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“extremely patient and knowledgeable. Explained the underlying cause of the problem so I could understand. “
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Subspecialty

  • General Physiotherapy
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

Health Care and Professional Council: PH79921

Consultation fees

New appointment: £70

Follow-up appointment: £50

Practices worked at

Thames River Physiotherapy

59 Shelton Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H 9HE
9 reviews

About

Mr Ravi Shanker is currently Lead Physiotherapist at Thames River Physiotherapy based in London, UK. He graduated with a BSc from the Oxford College of Physiotherapy in 2002, before going on to complete a masters degree in Physiotherapy from Sheffield Hallam University. Having now been qualified for over a decade, Mr Shanker has accumulated a huge amount of experience across a range of clinical environments, including the NHS, the armed forces, and private healthcare settings.

 

During his time working at the highly revered BMI Clementine Churchill Hospital in London, Mr Shanker had the opportunity to work alongside some of the most respected orthopaedic consultants in the nation. He has also worked for some of London's elite sporting organisations as a pitchside physiotherapist. Mr Shanker has a specialist interest in shoulder injuries and back pain and is fully able to incorporate manual therapy, muscle energy techniques, myofascial release, and acupuncture into his treatment regimes.

 

In his spare time he enjoys outdoor activities like  running, canyoning, coasteering, Scooba diving, water rappelling, and football.

 

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Medical procedures

  • Sports massage,
  • DSE assessment
  • Post Vaser care
  • Manual lymphatic drainage
  • Acupuncture
  • Manual therapy
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Special interests

  • Shoulder injuries 
  • sports injuries
  • neck and back pain
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Education

BSc - Oxford College of Physiotherapy - 2002

MSc - Sheffield Hallam University - 2007

PGDip - Middlesex University - 2009

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Reviews

Overall
5
Explanation
5
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4

I have had physio with other providers but I found Ravi to be excellent and wouldn't hesitate to see him again

Patient seen for:
Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
10-02-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

extremely patient and knowledgeable. Explained the underlying cause of the problem so I could understand.

27-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Very professional and extensive knowledge which helped fix my knee and lower back in such a short space of time.

Patient seen for:
Knee Pain
24-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Ravi was superb. Great advice and he really used our sessions to their full potential every time.

Patient seen for:
Sciatica
14-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Ravi diagnosed my problem and dealt with it in no time at all. Just brilliant

Patient seen for:
Rotator Cuff Injury
13-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Dr Shanker was very helpful in treating my shoulder injury.

Patient seen for:
Shoulder Pain
13-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Great!

13-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Possibly the most pleasant person on earth, very professional and well experienced.

Patient seen for:
N/A
09-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Thanks for treating my daughter’s hip pain and showing her exercises. Highly recommend.

01-10-2018
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Ravi is great, really knows what he's doing! Very professional, friendly and listens. I would highly recommend him.

19-06-2018
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

He know his stuff, works hard in the time he has, and is just lovely

18-06-2018

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