David is highly qualified in manipulative therapy, sports and orthopaedic rehabilitation.
David has been a local in the West End for over 10 years and actively working as a Physiotherapist for over 15 years.
He was trained in New Zealand and has experience working with elite athletes assessing them for muscular imbalances. He has worked for professional sports teams and been part of the New Zealand Health team for the Olympics and Commonwealth games.
David has a strong reputation working in central London and works closely with Orthopaedic surgeons and GP’s in the area as well as strength and conditioning trainers which is what brought Oxford Circus Physiotherapy to fruition.
David lectures part time and mentors PGd students. He specialises in spinal pain, sporting injuries, muscular imbalance and exercise prescription.
Iwona Wowak – Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist
Iwona is qualified as a Level 5 BITEC in Sports and Remedial Massage from the London School of Sports Massage.
After 10 years in sport (athletics and volleyball) at a competitive level Iwona turned her attention to massage therapy. Iwona graduated from The Academy of Physical Education and has been a qualified massage therapist since 2004.
Iwona works closely with the Oxford Circus Physiotherapy team so that her clients can attain their health and sporting goals.
She specialises in Sports Massage, deep tissue and Swedish massage. Her aim is to provide a professional service, individually tailored to make sure all patients will achieve their optimum recovery as soon as possible.
Alice Prescott – Physiotherapist
Alice studied in New Zealand gaining a Degree in Physiotherapy and a Diploma in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. She also has qualifications in dry needling and spinal manipulation.
Alice has 8 years of Postgraduate experience working for an array of premier league sports teams in NZ including; Football, Rugby, Netball and Surf lifesaving. She is an experienced hands on Practitioner for all musculoskeletal injuries.
Alice enjoys treating a range of conditions across all age groups ranging from sports and work injuries, orthopaedic rehabilitation, back pain, headache relief and whiplash recovery.
Zoe Jessop – Physiotherapist
Since qualifying Zoe has worked in the UK and New Zealand in an NHS setting and in private practice treating sports related and work place injuries.
She has trained and worked in clinical Pilates and rehabilitation, and worked with rugby clubs. She has also worked in film and the performing arts with dancers, and has taught ante-and post natal exercise classes.
Zoe has a special interest in sports rehabilitation and the prevention of injury, work place injuries and pre and post natal conditioning of the core.
Jocelyn has over 15 years experience in private practise and has been working in London for 10 years.
Jocelyn trained in New Zealand and worked with athletes from New Zealand football, Rugby and Rugby League.
Whilst living in london she did further training in work station assessment and has extensive experience treating post-operative orthopaedic patients.
Alice Barford– Physiotherapist
Alice has spent a season in a ski resort in the French Alps. She has experience in treating acute sporting injuries as well as helping with management of longer term conditions and back pain.
Alice is trained in clinical Pilates and utilises these skills to treat spinal conditions and building core stability for the treatment and prevention of injury.
Alice has further training in spinal manipulation and utilises different manual techniques to aid in the recovery of her patients. She has interest in a wide range of conditions from sporting injuries to low back pain, whiplash and neck injuries.
Daniel Boullé – Strength & Conditioning Coach
Daniel has ten years experience in the health, fitness and sports performance industry and is a highly experienced and qualified coach.
Dan also offers Intermittent Hypoxic Training a new innovative technique of breathing short bursts of “alpine-like” air through a mask, alternated with room or “ambient” air.
This can also be utilised by those travelling to altitude and wishing to prepare for their trip. Furthermore IHT has a purported effect on fat loss and sports performance.
Louise is the friendly face you greet first when you come to see us. She is able to answer all of your questions regarding the process of booking appointments and what type of appointment is right for you.
If you have questions relating to your health insurance cover or invoicing enquiries then Louise can help.
Matt Grove – Strength & Conditioning Coach
Matt has six years experience within the health and fitness industry. He has a Bachelor (Hons) in Sport and Exercise studies and has previously competed in Premiership and Championship Rugby.
Matt is an accredited strength and conditioning coach through NSCA and UKSCA. Matt is currently studying MSc Strength and Conditioning Science at St Marys University and specialises in Olympic lifting, strength training, nutritional planning and weight management.
Anthony has worked within the health and fitness industry as a Personal Trainer, Strength and Conditioning Coach, and as a manager of a major chain sports club. As PerformancePro’s elite cycle and triathlon coach he has prepared enthusiastic amateurs and elite athletes for competition.
In addition, Anthony currently races on the British domestic scene and has also completed both the Etape du Tour (Amateur stage of the Tour de France) and La Marmotte cyclo sportive (Ranked as the hardest race in the French Alps).