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Miss Stephanie Dear - Physiotherapy

Steph Dear - Senior Physiotherapist

Based at: Woodland Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Sports injuries and rehabilitation, Hand therapy and Research


Academic background

Steph qualified in 2010 from Kings College London when she joined National One side Cambridge Rugby Union football club.  She was promoted to be the head physiotherapist for Cambridge RUFC a position held for 4 years alongside her head physiotherapist role for Eastern Counties RUFC.  After a season then as head of medical at Bury St. Edmunds RUFC, Steph was appointed physiotherapist with England Touch Rugby for which she is about to enter her 3rd consecutive season. Steph has also worked with football teams including Newport County, and for a Nike Academy event at St. George’s Park.  In 2017 she was appointed lead physiotherapist for Deaflympics GB, heading up the physiotherapy cover for the Deaflympics competition in Samsun where GB collected their highest medal total to date. In 2018 Steph worked at the Winter Olympics. 

Outside of work Steph enjoys taking part in charitable fitness challenges.


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