Lorraine Jacobs

Lorraine Jacobs


Lorraine Jacobs is a physiotherapist in private practice and is an associate in a large multidisciplinary rehabilitation practice in Rivonia. She teaches on the OMT course,  and was course leader for a number of years. She is passionate about patient-centred care, based on clinical reasoning and evidence-based practice. She has developed a series of webinars on “Risk Stratification in Low Back Pain”, as a collaboration between Physiofocus and the OMPTG. 

Her practice encompasses the management of musculoskeletal disorders, especially persistent pain disorders, as well as the management of cancer survivors, specifically post-prostatectomy care, and the gynaecological cancers. 

She has an MSc (Physio) and an MBA from Wits. She has completed her APDL 2 in Pain Management.   She is also a member of the Leadership Coaching team at the Wits Business School. 

She is appointed as a member of the Professional Board for Physiotherapy, Podiatry and Biokinetics of the HPCSA.