Nell Patel (Principle)
BSc. (Hons) Ost. Med.
Nell graduated in 2001 from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine with a BSc (Hons) degree in Osteopathic Medicine and a diploma in Naturopathy.
Nell also has a Post Graduate Certificate in Animal Osteopathy and treats lots of Dogs in Clinic
She is a registered provider for all major health insurers including BUPA and AXA-PPP.
Nell is a structural and Cranial Osteopath and treats all ages for a variety of complaints including babies, children, elderly, women during and after pregnancy, sports injuries and more.
Nell uses traditional osteopathic techniques such as massage and spinal manipulation, complemented by dry needling/medical acupuncture and Cranial Osteopathy which she has taken further training in.
Nell's background is in sports science and she has a great insight into the movement and function of the human body.
Claire Faragher M.Ost.
Claire graduated from the University College of Osteopathy (formally Bristish School of Osteopathy) with a Masters in osteopathy and a Post Graduate Certificate in Animal Osteopathy. She also has an ITEC Level 3 sport massage qualification.
She is registered with most major insurers including WPA, AXA-PPP and simply health.
Claire treats people of all ages and backgrounds using a holistic approach. She is a structural osteopath that utilises functional and visceral techniques to enhance her treatment. Each patient has a unique treatment plan created for them with rehabilitation advice and exercises given when appropriate.
With her background in the equine industry and further studies in animal osteopathy she has a unique insight into the treatment of horse riders. In addition to this Claire has special interests in treating patients with hypermobility, headaches and chronic pain.
Tom Ward B. Ost.
Tom graduated from the London School of Osteopathy after completing a five year degree. Since graduating Tom has completed additional training in medical acupuncture/dry needling, applied biomechanics and golf specific screening and treatment.
Toms takes a structural approach to treatment. He strongly believes in the body's natural healing mechanisms and uses manual therapy, movement and exercises to encourage pain relief and help patients return to optimal pain free function.
Tom empowers his patients with the correct knowledge, exercises and lifestyle changes that will help to facilitate their recovery and reduce the risk of injury and reoccurrence. Tom uses a variety of techniques including soft tissue work, spinal manipulation, medical acupuncture/dry needling, and exercise rehabilitation.
Tom has a particular interest in the treatment of acute and chronic lower back pain and golfing injuries and performance.
He is registered with most of the major private health insurers including AXA/PPP, Cigna and Simply Health.