Attached Staff

Mrs Ruth Humphry (f)


BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC

Extended Scope Practitioner

Ruth graduated as a physiotherapist from the University of Birmingham in 2003. She spent 2 years in Dudley grounding her knowledge in orthopaedics, musculoskeletal, neurological and geriatric rehabilitation.

She went on to specialise in musculoskeletal and community rehabilitation working mainly in the South West/Wales and in the East Midlands. She joined the MSK team in 2010 and has since qualified to do joint and soft tissue injections. 

Mr Guy Johnson (m)

BSc(Hons) Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC, MSOMMGuy Johnson

Extended Scope Practitioner

Guy has worked as a physiotherapist since graduating from Sheffield Hallam University in 2006. He has been part of the MSK service since its formation in 2009. The majority of his early career was spent moving up the ranks in the Derby County Football Club where he eventually reached the 1st Team Assistant Physiotherapist position. He then moved on to be Head Physio at Burton Albion Football Club for a time, until family commitments led him into the MSK role full time.

Clinically, he has interests in acute injuries, acupuncture, joint mobilisation and myofascial release techniques.

His post graduate qualifications include a Diploma Musculoskeletal medicine and advanced practice injection therapy. He is currently balancing his MSK CATS role alongside a First Contact Physiotherapist position within Lister House Surgery.

Mr Alan Tomlinson (m)


Extended Scope Practitioner

Alan Tomlinson has been working at the MSK service for 10 years. The last 7 years as an extended scope practitioner allowing him to inject joints and soft tissue.

He has previously been involved full time in professional sport, being head physiotherapist at Derby County , Wigan Athletic, Wigan Warriors and Sheffield Eagles. He has been Head physiotherapist for England and Great Britain Mens Rugby League teams.

Prior to this he worked in Orthopaedics for 16 years with the NHS in South Yorkshire.

Mrs Becky Yates (f)

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC


Becky qualified from Coventry University in 1998 and started her first job at Leicester Royal Infirmary where she developed an interest in musculoskeletal and orthopaedics. Becky has worked in the NHS and in Private Practice over the last 22 years, in and around Leicester and Leicestershire and currently spends one morning a week providing physio in a specialist GP practice for people who are homeless in Leicester.

Alongside her main interest in musculoskeletal, Becky also has an interest in Women’s Health Physiotherapy.

Mr Josh Conway (m)
joshBSc Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC


Josh graduated as a physiotherapist from Manchester Metropolitan University in 2012.Since then, he has worked mainly in a private practice for a large national organisation, with a special interest in musculoskeletal and orthopaedic conditions. This has also included working on NHS MSK contracts and occupational health work across the East Midlands.

He has also worked in rugby and football part time alongside his full time MSK job, working with the academies for both Leicester Tigers and Leicester City, before stopping due to family commitments. He now continues to work part time privately since joining the MSK CATS team.
Mrs Gemma Adams (f)

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MSC MCSP, HCPC

First Contact Physiotherapist

Gemma graduated from Sheffield Hallam University in 2004. Following graduating she initially worked for the NHS , to include working in mental health and in the community. She then went on to working mainly in private practice for the majority of her career. Gemma also spent some time in the army reserves as a physiotherapist and working for Derby Rugby Club. She completed her MSC in Manual Therapy in 2013.

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