Wayne Dessaur

Physiotherapist – MSc. & BSc.(Hons) Musculoskeletal & Sports Physiotherapy

Bachelor of Science Physiotherapy (Hons) 2001
Master of Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy 2005

Wayne is the Principle Physiotherapist at Health on Grange. After playing professional county cricket with Nottinghamshire in the UK, Wayne graduated and moved over to Australia. He has worked exclusively in Private Practice, treating sports injuries, post-operative rehabilitation patients and general musculoskeletal injuries.

Wayne is a titled APA Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and a current member of the SPA and MPA. Having worked with the Port Adelaide Magpies in the SANFL, he is now working with the South Australian Cricket Association being involved with covering cricket matches, treatments and pre-season screenings for players.

In 2008, he published a paper regarding shoulder injuries in the Journal of Sports and Orthopaedic Physical Therapy – “Diagnostic Accuracy of Clinical Tests for Superior Labral Anterior Posterior Lesions: A Systematic Review”. He has also been involved with the University of South Australia as a clinical educator and lecturer in their physiotherapy program.

He has a special interest in shoulder injuries and rehabilitation, dry needling and biomechanical video/postural analysis.