Neil Liffen is an extended scope practitioner in physiotherapy and a diagnostic musculoskeletal sonographer within the NHS and in private practice. He performs > 5000 per year musculoskeletal diagnostic ultrasound examinations for several large NHS radiology departments on musculoskeletal and rheumatology conditions, which includes guided injections for diagnostic and treatment purposes. In addition, Neil performs corticosteroid injections for several GP practices within Suffolk and on average performs >1200 injections per year. Neil Liffen has >10 years working in the NHS and as a private musculoskeletal physiotherapist, therefore he has the experience of forming diagnostic ultrasound reports for consultants, GP’s and other healthcare professionals, and clinical experience in examination and treatment, including corticosteroid injections. For further information please see

Qualifications include:

  • MSc (Distinction) Musculoskeletal Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
  • BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science
  • Post Grad. Advanced Physiotherapy Assessment
  • Post Grad. Injection Therapy

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