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Richie has been a chartered physiotherapist since 2019, having from Coventry University with a first-class honor degree, and is co-director of Optimove Physio. He brings specialist expertise to the Coventry practice, having experience of working in a musculoskeletal clinical specialist role in the NHS, which he still enjoys, as well as having experience of working with sports teams and other Physio private practices in the Warwickshire area 

He has extensive knowledge in musculoskeletal health and has an impressive skillset, from the additional courses he has completed. He offers a comprehensive suite of services including diagnostics, acupuncture, dry needling, deep tissue massage, joint mobilization, rehabilitation, cupping, and Pilates. 


He is committed to delivering optimal patient care and treats a diverse spectrum of conditions and presentations. These include lower:

Back pain, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, frozen shoulder, tendinopathies, neck pain, sciatica, as well as soft tissue injuries such as ligament sprains, muscular strains and post-operative conditions following surgeries like ACL reconstruction or joint replacement.

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At the core of Optimove's philosophy lies an unwavering commitment to excellence and professionalism. As fully chartered and HCPC registered clinicians, Optimove adheres to the highest industry standards, ensuring clients receive top-tier care and service. Richie Kumar, one of Optimove’s directors, brings extensive specialist expertise to the Coventry practice. Richie also contributes significantly to patient care, through his role as a specialist MSK physiotherapist at UHB NHS trust, showcasing his exceptional dedication and skills.

With a focus on evidence-based practice and continual professional development, Optimove remains at the forefront of physiotherapy innovation, employing the latest techniques and technologies to optimize client outcomes. Whether aiding in injury recovery, enhancing sports performance, or managing chronic conditions, Optimove remains steadfast in its mission to empower individuals to move optimally and live their best lives.

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Customer Reviews

From the minute i phoned i knew I was in good hands. Martin was excellent.

I can sleep comfortably again after just one session.

~ Michael Dinter
Google Reviews

I have seen Paige, James and Viv over the years with lower back and hip problems. Very friendly professional service with long term stretching and exercise regimes given, even if I am useless at keeping to them!

~ Richard C 
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