The Biomag 2 System has been developed over the last 23 years. Chartered Scientist, Dr David Somerville, CGLI (Final) Industrial Electronics, DipHE, BEd(Hons), MSc*, PhD, CSci, MIPEM, FRSA (who studied physics, chemistry and education, who was also an RAF qualified avionics engineer). He used used his knowledge and experience to develop the system after studying for an MSc* in orthopaedic mechanics then gaining a doctorate in clinical orthopaedic research. He then went into university lecturing including post-doctoral supervision and research into the analysis and treatment of non union fractures and osteoporosis using pulsed electromagnetic inductive therapy.
The name Westville is a combination of David’s wife and business partner Marjorie’s maiden name ‘West’ and the ‘Ville’ from his own surname, hence Westville. It was established in 1995 as a business.
*Completed but then transferred and incorporated into PhD studies.
David is the author of three books shown above: ‘A Guide Pulsed Magnetic Therapy and Underpinning Science’ and ' A Guide to Phototherapy Practice Theory and Underpinning Science 'and ' A Guide to Ultrasound and other Contact Therapies and Underpinning Science'