MSc PT, MBA
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.