Val Jones


Val Jones is the lead therapist in the Sheffield Shoulder and   Education and Qualifications

  • Post-graduate diploma in Physiotherapy Salford School of Physiotherapy 1990
  • Diploma in Orthopaedic Medicine 1994
  • Diploma in injection therapy 1998
  • MSc in Pain Management University of Wales College of Medicine 2002
International Presentations and Publications
  • Rehabilitation of the Elbow in Elbow and Sport Springer 2016 eds Luigi Adriano Pederzini, ‎Denise Eygendaal, ‎Matteo Denti
  • Specific aspects of throwing sports in recreational and competitive sports in Prevention of injuries and overuse in sports Springer 2015 edited by Hermann O. Mayr, Stefano Zaffagnini
  • Jones V (2016) Conservative management of the post-traumatic stiff elbow: a physiotherapist’s perspective Shoulder and Elbow doi:10.1177/1758573216633065
  • Jones, V. (2009), Physiotherapy in the management of tennis elbow: a review. Shoulder & Elbow,1: 108–113. doi: 10.1111/j.1758-5740.2009.00023
  • The benefit of specialist shoulder physiotherapy following surgery for breast carcinoma EUSSER rehabilitation day Milan 2015
  • Invited lecturer to the Italian elbow meeting - the elbow factor – Bologna 2014
  • Anconeus training in the unstable elbow EUSSER study day - Istanbul 2014
  • Invited lecturer -EUSSER study day – stability; it’s a fine balance London 2014
  • Invited lecturer Polish Shoulder and elbow society Poznan 2014
  • Invited lecturer Luxembourg physiotherapy association Luxembourg 2012
  • Physiotherapy for elbow instability – EUSSER rehabilitation day Madrid 2009

Awards and Prizes

  • AHP presentation prize BESS meeting Leicester 2013
  • Ian Kelly prize BESS meeting Torquay 2012
  • AHP presentation prize BESS meeting Telford 2007
  • BESS AHP travelling fellowship 2003
  • Travelling scholarship to Australia to visit key centers in Adelaide / Melbourne treating atraumatic shoulder instability - 1995


  • BESS member from 2002
  • BESS regional AHP representative for South
  • Yorkshire 2012 – current day
  • EUSSER member from 2012
  • UK delegate for EUSSER since 2013