Ed Blake is a master trained physiotherapist who specializes in the physiotherapy management of voice disorders. He completed his undergraduate qualification at Curtin University in Perth, Western Australia, prior to studying his master’s degree at University College London. He is extensively experienced in the physiotherapy management of voice disorders, particularly muscle tension dysphonia and has pioneered several laryngeal manual therapy techniques and the use of real time ultrasound to assess abdominal muscle patterns in dysphonic patients. He has multiple publications in various prestigious medical journals and lectures regularly internationally and throughout the UK. His physiotherapy practice is based in London (www.physiomedical.co.uk) which deal primarily with patients from the entertainment industry and Performing Arts.