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Bob Davies was born in Swansea but moved to London where he spent his time studying at the British School of Osteopathy. He graduated with a BSc (Hons) degree in Osteopathy in 2000.
Bob has also spent some time studying at Swansea University, completing a Masters’ degree programme in History in 2011.

As a professional osteopath for the past 16 years, Bob manages his own clinic in Swansea and has worked in Swansea University since 2011. He has been the university’s osteopathy Programme Manager since 2013.

As Programme Manager, Bob not only plays an active role in the programme’s development, he is also involved in teaching, module co-ordination and student mentorship at the University’s osteopathy clinics.

Bob has a particular interest in the history and concepts of osteopathy and how they relate to modern osteopathic and healthcare practice.


  • SHF308 Contemporary Developments in Osteopathic Practice

    This module is designed to develop the student¿s knowledge and understanding of key areas of osteopathic practice, their application and relevance in the context of contemporary developments, which inform the practice and the philosophy of osteopathy.

  • SHF310 Being a Reflective Practitioner

    Reflection in osteopathic practice is an accepted norm. This module is designed to allow the student to become a reflective clinical practitioner. It will consider the aspects of reflection-on-action and reflection-in-action and reflection-for-action. The importance of reflection in the clinical setting within other disciplines will be used as exemplars for personal development.