Lucie Rayner is a physiotherapist specialising in treating performing artists with a wide range of musculoskeletal problems. She has extensive experience in managing acute and chronic injuries in dancers, musicians and other performers from amateur to elite level.
Lucie initially completed a Sport Science degree and Post Graduate teaching qualification before gaining a first-class honours degree in Physiotherapy. She worked in the NHS, school and private sector before starting her own Physiotherapy clinic in 2012. She has been practicing the Pilates Method for over 15 years and gained her teaching qualification through The Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute (APPI). She has a special interest in hypermobility, injury prevention and health education.
In 2020, she completed an MSc in Performing Arts Medicine at UCL and carried out research with dancers related to hypermobility, dancer health screening and the assessment of spine range of movement. She currently works freelance in a variety of settings which includes supporting West End musical theatre performers. She recently became an assessing clinician for The British Association for Performing Arts Medicine (BAPAM).