Clinical Lead & Senior Physiotherapist
MSc Exercise and Sport Physiotherapy (UCT), BSc (Hons) (US), PGDip SPT, MCSP, HCPC
Jaco hails from Cape Town, South Africa. He was the director of a well established clinic, consisting of seven physio’s, treating a wide range of conditions.
He has completed his MSc in exercise physiology and sports physiotherapy through the University of Cape Town. His research was conducted in the injuries of professional golfers. He has also completed a postgraduate diploma in the management of sports injuries.
He has worked on the European and Sunshine Golf Tours, managing professional golfers. He has been working holistically with some of the junior Springbok rugby players and was the head physio of some of the top provincial u/18 and u/16 rugby teams since 2016. He has also worked closely with the sports orthopaedic surgeons and physicians in the management of professional triathletes, runners, cyclists, bodyboarders and tennis players.
Even though Jaco enjoys treating all body regions, he has a particular interest in shoulder and knee injuries.
He also had a full scholarship to play college tennis in the United States (Arizona), after being the top junior in his country.