Ryan Bell

Muskuloskeletal Therapist- Ellenbrook

BSc Human Biology & Exercise and Sports Science

Ryan has a Bachelor of Science degree (Human Biology & Exercise and Sports Science) from ECU as well as Diplomas in Remedial Massage and Musculoskeletal Therapy. He specialises in the treatment, management and prevention of musculoskeletal dysfunction through assessment, treatment and patient education.

Ryan has a detailed understanding of the body’s dysfunctions which in turn enables him to diagnose and treat a wide variety of ailments.

Common issue treated include:
• Sports injuries (sprains/strains)
• Overexertion injuries
• Injuries cause by ongoing repetitive behaviour (poor posture, extended periods of time spent sitting at a work desk or repetitive manual labour)

Ryan’s treatment specialities:
• Remedial Massage
• Sports Massage
• Deep Tissue Massage
• Pregnancy Massage
• Relaxation Massage (Swedish)
• Musculoskeletal Therapy
• Trigger Point Therapy
• Cross Fiber Technique
• Myofascial release
• PNF Stretching
• Manual Lymphatic Drainage

An initial assessment with Ryan includes a detailed analysis of the patients’ current symptoms, possible causes and dysfunctions. Together with the patient he works towards rectifying misalignments and working towards strengthening and educating patients in self-management.

He understands the importance of getting to the root cause of an injury, not just treating the presenting symptoms and is passionate about treating each patient individually to manage their specific musculoskeletal dysfunction. He loves helping people, educating them, helping them to get back to mobility naturally and seeing them happy and healthy.

In his spare time Ryan is a passionate basketballer, supports the Perth Wildcats and enjoys a good book.