We are extremely proud to have a highly skilled, talented and diverse team with a combined experience of more than 90 years clinical practice.
Our diversity allows us to carefully match the skill set of our physiotherapists and clinicians to the particular needs of individual clients in order to promote excellent treatment and outcomes. At times, we may also collaborate and work as a team to ensure that our clients achieve their very best potential.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, BA (Hons) European Business, MCSP, AACP
Chartered Physiotherapist and Clinic Manager
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Medical Acupuncture, Facial Acupuncture for Cosmetic Enhancement, Hand Therapy and Reflexology
Marie graduated from the University of Brighton in 2003 with a first class honours degree in Physiotherapy. She gained much musculoskeletal outpatients experience from working as a senior physiotherapist in various NHS hospitals in the South East (Canterbury, Ashford, Dover, Margate and East Grinstead). Marie has treated a very wide range of acute and chronic conditions.
Marie started working in private practice in 2005 and has been working wholly in the private sector since leaving the NHS in 2009. Marie runs Harnham Physiotherapy Clinic and very much enjoys delivering a high quality service for her valued clients.
Marie is a full member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP) and the British Association of Hand Therapy (BAHT).
Prior to starting her career in physiotherapy in 1999, Marie gained a degree in European Business at Loughborough University and worked in Human Resources for a multinational car manufacturer.
When not working, Marie juggles running a business with a very busy family life with two young children. Now that the children are both in school, Marie is back to regular golf at Salisbury and South Wilts Golf Club and regular tennis at Salisbury Tennis Club.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MSc Exercise and Sport, MCSP AACP
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Acupuncture, Pilates Instructor, Sports and Exercise Biomechanics Specialist
With over 15 years post-graduate experience working in diverse physiotherapy settings in the UK and abroad, Emma is a very highly trained and skilled clinician.
Emma has completed many post-graduate training courses and has a master’s degree in exercise and sport biomechanics. Her research has been published.
Emma has treated wide ranging injuries and conditions including work related conditions and both acute and chronic sporting conditions. Performance in sport is of particular interest.
Living locally, Emma is now settled in the Salisbury area with a young family. Emma enjoys her running… and that is not just chasing her three very young children!
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, BSc (Hons) Health, Exercise and Sport, MCSP, AACP
Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy, Acupuncture
Craig is a very keen footballer and sportsman who has come to specialise in the rehabilitation of sporting injuries as well as spinal conditions involving highly skilled manipulative techniques.
After initially gaining a degree in Health, Exercise and Sport, Craig went on to gain a First Class degree in Physiotherapy in Bristol. Craig has also completed extensive postgraduate training on spinal manipulation as well as sports related conditions including the shoulder, hip and groin. Craig is also trained in Acupuncture and is a member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.
Craig is a “hands on” therapist and has valuable experience both in private practice and in the NHS where he currently works in a senior and specialised musculoskeletal role supporting other less experienced clinicians within his team. He also runs a NHS clinic independently at a GP practice in Amesbury. Craig is very thorough in his assessment and treatment. Like all our expert Physiotherapists, he will look beyond the problematic area to work out why a condition might have evolved, resolve it quickly and help you to manage it longer term without recurrence. We are delighted to have Craig on the team – working on a Tuesday evening.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MCSP
Specialist in Neurological Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation of Older People
Karen worked as a mental health support worker in the NHS in Poole for 8 years before starting her career in Physiotherapy in 2008. She gained much experience as a Physiotherapy assistant for two years in trauma (fractures, falls), orthopaedics (joint conditions and surgery), and neurology at the Frenchay Hospital in Bristol. Karen studied Physiotherapy at the University of West England and graduated as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2012. Karen went on to work with patients with neurological conditions at the North Bristol NHS Trust.
After taking maternity leave and moving to Salisbury, Karen worked at the Salisbury District Hospital in Odstock, treating a wide variety of patients in acute medical care, elderly care, rehabilitation and stroke rehabilitation. Karen is now able to utilise her broad range of knowledge, skills and experience in the provision of patient-centred rehabilitation in their own homes.
The clinic was invited to provide all the physiotherapy services at Braemar Lodge and Harnham Croft care homes in Salisbury. Karen delivers very popular weekly exercise groups together with individual assessment and rehabilitation of various conditions. This may include poor mobility, balance problems, neurological conditions (Stroke, Parkinsons), wheelchair appropriateness, painful joints, and difficulty with functional aspects of daily living such as climbing stairs.
Karen is also involved with preparing clients for safe and timely discharge home and follow-up thereafter.
When not working, Karen can either be found at the gym, the beach, or having fun with her young daughter.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MSc module Elderly Care, MCSP, ACPIN
Specialist in Neurological Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation of Older People
Jane brings a wealth of experience and clinical skill in relation to the rehabilitation of clients with neurological conditions as well as the rehabilitation of older people. Having qualified in 1993 in Glasgow, Jane has accumulated 24 years of experience including working as a Senior Physiotherapist in an acute Stroke unit, working as a Senior Physiotherapist in a community older peoples team, and working as a Superintendent III Physiotherapist managing a multidisciplinary health and social care rehabilitation team.
Jane currently works part-time at the Wessex Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre as a specialist physiotherapist. She also works part-time seeing a wide variety of clients at home in the community or in the care setting.
Jane is a member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists interested in Neurology (ACPIN).
JENNA WIPPELL – BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, BSc (Hons) Sports Science, MSc module Pulmonary Respiratory, MCSP, ACPRC
Specialist in Respiratory Care
Since qualifying as a Chartered Physiotherapist in 2004, Jenna has worked in the NHS in a variety of settings and roles. She has spent the last 12 years specialising in treating those with respiratory conditions on acute medical wards, respiratory and gastrointestinal wards, coronary care, surgical wards, high dependency units and on critical intensive care. Jenna has lead courses for patients undergoing Pulmonary Rehabilitation after an episode of illness. She specialises in assisting those with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). At Salisbury District Hospital, Jenna supervises junior physiotherapists and physiotherapy undergraduates in their training. She also participates on the Salisbury District Hospital emergency on-call out of hours rota for those requiring urgent assistance.
Jenna is a member of the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Respiratory Care (ACPRC) and the British Thoracic Society (BTS).
When not working, Jenna is very busy looking after her young family or may be out enjoying a game of Tennis. Jenna is a very talented tennis player who has previously represented Wiltshire in the county championships and continues to play at the Salisbury Tennis Club.
STACY DAVIS – Specialist Acupuncturist – Facial Cosmetic Acupuncture
Stacy is a comprehensively trained specialist acupuncturist. Stacy encountered this natural and clinically proven treatment herself and was so impressed with its efficacy that she has since become a clinician herself. Stacy is also in her second year of study at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine (CICM) where she is completing a three year BSc Honours degree course in Acupuncture. The degree course at CICM is very highly regarded and the awarding institution is Kingston University. CICM teaches an integrated style of Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture with Traditional Chinese Medicine theory. During term time, Stacy is in Reading on Mondays and Tuesdays and can be very flexible with her other time for scheduling appointments.
When not working, Stacy enjoys long country walks, healthy living, family life with a young daughter and holidays!
KRUPA VYAGHRA – Massage Therapist
Krupa will be joining our team formally from October 2018. Experienced and comprehensively trained in Swedish massage, Krupa works alongside our physiotherapy team so that we can offer a truly holistic and integrated service within the clinic. Krupa also has extensive experience in using massage for neurological conditions and has much experience in massage after acute and chronic Stroke.
When not working, Krupa has a very busy family life with a young son keeping her on her toes. Krupa enjoys teaching authentic indian food cookery and she is very also talented in martial arts!
Working with us
As an expanding successful practice, we welcome enquiries from therapists who are interested in working with us. If you are interested in becoming a self employed associate, we would be delighted to hear from you.