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Owner/Director

 

Alan Coles

Alan Coles

BSc(Hons). BSc(Hons). Ost
Musculo-skeletal and Sports Injuries Specialist

Alan initially studied Sports Science (1983-7) at West london Institute-now part of Brunel and West London and then went on to work in the Health Club Industry resulting in managing the Marina Club in Bahrain. In conjunction with this Squash was playing a major role in his life, playing for Richmond Town Squash Club and playing in the Bundesliga in Germany. In 1989 Alan became Bahrain Open Squash Champion. When returning to the UK in 1989. he went on too Squash coaching and becoming a Personal Trainer which he continued until 1996. This all led to an interest in Sports Injuries and their Rehabilitation and hence why he studied at the prestigious BSO-British School of Osteopathy(1992-96( in London (now the University College of Osteopathy) where from 1997 until 2009 he was a Clinical Tutor.
Alan now specialises in Sports Injuries and Rehabilitation and works closely with Surrey County Crickets first Team.
Alan still participates in regular sports especially Road cycling and High Altitude Mountaineering having completed 2 24hr cycling challenges and climbed Kilimanjaro(6000m),Aconcagua(7000m) and Trekked to everest base camp Nov 2019 (5340m).
Since 2003 Alan has been running the Multi-Disciplinary Clinic at Streatham Osteopaths and running another private Clinic at a GP’S surgery in Gloucester rd-Central London.

    OSTEOPATHS

     

    Justin Owen

    Justin Owen

    M.Ost
    Registered Osteopath. Medical Acupuncturist.
    Practice Manager and Principal Osteopath

    Justin studied at The British School of Osteopathy where he gained his Masters Degree, and has since Qualified as a Medical Acupuncturist. He has also completed Post Graduate courses in Human Biomechanics.
    He became interested in Osteopathy having sustained a chronic neck injury following a motorcycle accident. From school and early 20’s he played competitive Rugby both here and in Hong Kong and was also a keen Rower.
    Justin has worked in a variety of Clinical settings and now works at Streatham Osteopaths on a Monday and Thursdays. His special areas of interest include the treatment of the Neck, Shoulder and the Lower Limb generally, in both the Sporty and Non-Sporty population.

    He works at Streatham Osteopaths on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

    Justin is a Registered Member of:
    The General Osteopathic Council.
    The Institute Of Osteopathy

    Justin is also a Clinical Tutor at The University College of Osteopathy (Formerly the BSO)

    Asiah Ahmed

    Asiah Ahmed

    M.Ost.
    Registered Osteopath
    Associate

    Asiah graduated from the University College of Osteopathy (Formerly the BSO) with an Integrated Masters Degree, and like Alan and Justin is also a qualified Medical Acupuncturist (Dry Needling)

    She has a special interest in Womens Health, Nutrition and Visceral Osteopathy, and has completed clinical studies in the fields of Sports Injuries and Osteopathy and the Elderly.

    She speaks fluent Urdu and Punjabi and has a keen interest in the practice of henna and Dance.

    She currently works at Streatham Osteopaths on a Monday and Saturday.”

    Asiah is also a member of:
    The General Osteopathic Council.
    The Institute of Osteopathy.

    Francesca Wiggins

    Francesca Wiggins

    BSc(Hons).Ost. MA.Med.Ed
    Registered Osteopath.
    Associate

    Francesca qualified as an osteopath in 2000 and worked mostly in Cambridge for the following 8 years in an osteopathic practice treating a wide range of patients ranging from infants and babies to the elderly, those needing help during pregnancy and sports people, including from disciplines such as rowing, running, golf and equestrianism.

    Francesca has undergone postgraduate training in a variety of areas including cranio-sacral Osteopathy (especially for babies and children), visceral work with Dr Steve Sandler and lymphatic work with Bruno J. Chikly,MD, DO (France).

    Francesca has a background in equestrianism which led to her introduction to osteopathy through the treatment of competition horses; Francesca has now returned to riding and attends every few weeks at Wildwoods riding centre at Walton on the Hill (which comes highly recommended!). Francesca continues with her running, having previously taken part in the Great North and South runs (2 different years of course!) and the Bath half marathon.

    Francesca is also involved at the British School of Osteopathy (BSO) where she is Head of Clinical Practice and an Academic Lecturer. Francesca is registered with all major health insurers.

    HEALTH PRACTITIONERS

    Robin Burby

    Robin Burby

    BSc(Hons). BMed(Beijing). BSc(Hons). MATCM MBAcC

    Practitioner of Traditional Chinese Medicine

    Robin’s First Degree was in Business at Cardiff and then started the 5 year TCM Degree at Middlesex University which was run in conjunction with Beijing University. This meant that half of his final year was spent at 2 of Beijing’s largest TCM Hospitals!

    Robin graduated with a first Class Degree and the Association of TCM(ACTM) has expressed an interest in publishing his Dissertation on Acupuncture and Blood Pressure.

    Robin also has a keen interest in the treatment of Sport Injuries as a result of his extensive participation and teaching of Shaolin Kung-Fu,and teaching of Tai-Chi and Chi Kung. Robin has also completed Post Graduate training in Advanced TCM Dermatology specialising in the treatment of Psoriasis Acne and Perioral Dermatitis. He has also completed Post Grad training in Pain Management with Auricular Acupuncture(Ear). This is especially aimed at sudden trauma/injuries/long term pain and in the treatment of Migraines/Tension or Cluster Headaches.

    For more information regarding Robin and how TCM could help you please look at his web page here or contact him on: 07515 727 195.

    Justin Paul

    Justin Paul

    BSc. IIHHT. APNT

    Sports Massage Therapist.
    Tai Chi Instructor.

    From 1998-2001 Justin studied Sports Science at Luton University, and at the same time qualified as a Massage Practitioner from the Institute of Health and Holistic Therapies.He then completed 3 years of a 5 year Osteopathic Degree at The London School of Osteopathy. Over the last 20 years Justin has completed many areas of study including Myofascial Release, Harmonic Technique,Muscle Energy, Deep Tissue,Lymphatic Drainage, Spinal Manipulation,Cranial Release and Reflexology. Justin is also a 2nd Dan Black Belt in Tai Chi and Chi Gong which has allowed him to incorporate Mindfulness, Relaxation, Breathing Techniques,Diet and Strength and Conditioning into his sessions! Justin is also an Honary Complementary Therapist at Whipps Cross and St Barts Hospitals in the Cancer and Palliative Care Departments.

    Justin therefore sees his role as a facilitator in his patients innate ability to heal itself incorporating his quite unique and extensive knowledge acquired over many years of constant study and practice.

    Justin can be contacted for bookings and enquiries on: 07903 806649

    Janet Schneider

    Janet Schneider

    Deep Tissue and Pregnancy Massage Therapist

    Reflexologist, Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapist

    Reiki Therapist

    Janet is originally from Germany but has lived in London nearly 30 years.

    Janet has an ITEC diploma in massage with 20 years’ experience as a Massage Therapist. She also has qualifications in Reflexology, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Reiki and Pregnancy Massage.

    As well as numerous short courses in treating back pain, Hot Stone Massage, Indian Head Massage, Pregnancy Reflexology, Thai Massage and she also holds a Diploma in Naturopathy which she has studied in Australia. She is very passionate about Holistic Therapies and enjoys combining all her knowledge in each Treatment to get the best result for each individual client.

    She has worked in a variety of settings – spas, gyms, health clinics, corporate office and events as well as seeing private clients.

    She is a member of CthA and fully Insured.

    She works Tuesdays in the clinic but can also be booked at other times by appointment.

    07769 345524 / Janetschneide64@hotmail.com

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