Our Team

Lucinda Brock – Physio & Pilates

team-memberLucinda is the owner of Chipping Norton Physio. She specialises in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and has a specific interest in low back and neck pain, and post-operative rehabilitation.

In 2006 Lucinda completed her MSc in Advanced Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at UCL and has worked in the NHS and at The Manor Hospital in Oxford. She is also a fully qualified APPI Pilates Instructor.

Abbe Bond – Physio & Pilates [more…]

abbe-bond_team-pageAbbe qualified with a first class honours degree in Physiotherapy at Oxford Brookes University in 2013 and has previously worked for the Oxford Health Trust. She has particular clinical interest in sports rehabilitation, the management of musculoskeletal conditions, and post-operative orthopaedic rehabilitation.

As well as being a Chartered Physiotherapist Abbe is also a fully qualified ITEC Sports Massage Therapist and APPI Pilates Instructor.

Margaret Heneghan – Physio & Pilates [more…]

margaret-heneghanMargaret graduated from the University of Salford. She has over 10 years clinical experience in the NHS, working in various settings. She now focuses on musculoskeletal physiotherapy, is trained in acupuncture and is an APPI trained Pilates instructor.

Margaret previously trained as a dancer and continues to work with the Royal Ballet Junior Associates. Her special interest is in treating young people with musculoskeletal and sporting injuries.

Louisa-Anne Houseman – Physio [more…]

Louisa-Anne-Houseman-webLouisa-Anne qualified at Oxford Brookes University in 2004 with a BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy. She specialises in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and her special interests include knees and shoulders as well as jaw pain.

Due to these interests, in 2008 Louisa-Anne completed a diploma in orthopaedic medicine and then further qualified in western pain acupuncture and more recently has qualified in administering cortico-steroid injections.

Claire Salisbury – Neurological Physio [more…]

Claire Salisbury-Chipping Norton PhysioClaire has been a physiotherapist since 2001 and specialised in neurological physiotherapy for adults. She has extensive and varied experience treating individuals with neurological conditions in inpatient and outpatient settings, both from an NHS and private perspective. Conditions Claire treats include (but are not limited) to stroke, traumatic brain injury, MS, Parkinson’s, vestibular issues and Bells Palsy.

Claire has completed her MSc Rehabilitation at the University of London. She also has experience with acupuncture, electrical stimulation and virtual reality technology.

Hannah Carter – Pilates [more…]

HannahHannah teaches Pilates with us. She qualified in 2007 having first completed a BSc in Human Biology and then an MSc in Physiotherapy at King’s College London. Since qualifying she has worked in the NHS in Stoke-on-Trent and then Oxford.

Hannah is an experienced instructor who enjoys working closely with her clients to enable them to get the most out of her classes.

Jane Cunningham – Physio & Pilates [more…]

Jane qualified as a Physiotherapist from Oxford Brookes University in 2016. Prior to this she achieved a degree in Sports and Exercise Performance.  Jane has gained clinical experience working as a Rotational Physiotherapist in the community, more recently working with Older Adults in a local community hospital.

Jane completed the APPI Matwork Level 3 qualification in 2015 and has been teaching Pilates in the Oxfordshire area since then. Recently she has attended further courses to progress her knowledge in the area of Pilates with Polestar UK.

Matt Brock – Personal Trainer [more…]

Matt Brock-Chipping Norton PhysioMatt teaches our Men’s Pilates classes as well as working with our clients on strength and fitness.  He is the extra string to our bow that allows our clients to take their rehabilitation to the next step.  Matt is passionate about quality of movement and using the body well which fits well with the aims of the clinic.

Matt is a Level 3 Personal Trainer, APPI Pilates trained and works closely with our physiotherapists to help clients to reach their goals.

Kate Roberts – Traditional Acupuncture [more…]

Kate is a fully qualified acupuncturist and works alongside our physiotherapists to provide complementary acupuncture where required. She also works with her own private acupuncture clients.

Visit Kate’s website for more information www.kateroberts.co.uk

Julia Medhurst – Reflexology [more…]

Julia_Medhurst-webWith a keen interest in holistic therapies and healthy living Julia studied Reflexology at The London School of Reflexology, gaining a 7 Unit Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology with the examining body ABC Awards. She is also trained in Pre-conceptual and Pregnancy Techniques.

Reflexology can help you to cope with the stresses and strains that the demands of today’s lifestyles bring. It relaxes and calms the mind and emotions, enabling your body to rebalance itself naturally. Julia is a member of the Association of Reflexologists and the Complimentary and Natural Healthcare Council.

For more information visit www.positivereflexions.co.uk

Nikki Jackson – Yoga [more…]

Nikkia Jackson-YogaNikki is a health consultant who has been teaching yoga and yoga therapy since 1991. She has worked extensively both in physical and mental health care, as an Occupational Therapist and Yoga Therapist in the NHS and private sector. She also runs post-graduate teacher training modular courses in Yoga Therapy for the British Wheel of Yoga.

Nikki teaches yoga classes as well as one to one yoga and mindfulness sessions at our Pilates Studio in Chipping Norton. Click here for full details.

Bridget Tidball – Pilates [more…]

Bridget-TidballBridget is a fully qualified pilates instructor and physiotherapist. After qualifying she worked in both the NHS and in private practice. She has recently moved to Oxfordshire and is a full time Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre.

Bridget teaches our Tuesday evening pilates classes in Woodstock. She really enjoys seeing how her clients’ strength and flexibility improves as a result of doing pilates on a regular basis. Bridget is currently on maternity leave and is not available for sessions.