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.
I have had physio with other providers but I found Ravi to be excellent and wouldn't hesitate to see him again
extremely patient and knowledgeable. Explained the underlying cause of the problem so I could understand.
Very professional and extensive knowledge which helped fix my knee and lower back in such a short space of time.
Ravi was superb. Great advice and he really used our sessions to their full potential every time.
Ravi diagnosed my problem and dealt with it in no time at all. Just brilliant
Dr Shanker was very helpful in treating my shoulder injury.
Possibly the most pleasant person on earth, very professional and well experienced.
Thanks for treating my daughter’s hip pain and showing her exercises. Highly recommend.
Ravi is great, really knows what he's doing! Very professional, friendly and listens. I would highly recommend him.
He know his stuff, works hard in the time he has, and is just lovely