Your local independent sports injury specialists
Our Slaithwaite clinic provides everything you need to rehabilitate and relax under one roof. Having been a Physiotherapy clinic previously, managed by Pennine Physiotherapy, some of the team have been here for over 17 years. Our range of treatments complement the body and mind, helping to keep you pain and injury free, delivering preventative measures to maintain your wellbeing and enhance your performance levels. We’ve gained an excellent reputation for providing effective treatment and advice within a relaxed and friendly environment at our other clinics and now, can offer this within the small community of Slaithwaite. Contact us today and let us help you get back on your feet.
Diane is an integral part of the team and a lot of the time, the first contact you may have with our clinic over the phone, or, when you arrive at our head office. Keeping the diary in check and managing the data for our business, Diane is a very important cog in the back office part of our business.
Voluntary Security Officer
Specialist Areas: • Standing very still for a very long time • Seeing in the dark • Apprehending spiders • Eaves dropping Boney Jack has been in our clinic reception since he was found in the back of the cellar, hidden inside the wall 11 years ago. Since then, he has worn many t-shirts, and medals around his neck, after the team return from the charitable and voluntary events throughout Greater Manchester. Boney Jack is always free to leave, but, instead shows his dedication to the clinic by standing guard 24/7 and does this on a voluntary basis.
Specialise areas: • Injury Rehabilitation • Sports Massage • MSK Acupuncture • Post ACL Surgery Rehab With a degree in Sports Rehabilitation from the University of Salford and a background working with respected sports organisations such as Sale Sharks, Macclesfield FC, and Stockport FC, Alex brings a wealth of knowledge and hands-on expertise to the clinic. Alex's passion lies in helping individuals, from athletes striving for peak performance and anyone committed to an active and healthy lifestyle. Through personalised treatment plans and evidence-based techniques, his aim is to empower you to overcome limitations and achieve optimal physical health and well-being.
Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
Specialist Areas: • Exercise therapy • Spinal pain • Martial-arts injuries • Sports massage Luke started out as a Personal Trainer in 2017 and then graduated as a Charted Physiotherapist at the University of Huddersfield in 2022. This led him to understand the ins and outs of exercise therapy and periodisation, especially when pain and injuries are considered. Luke also graduated in a Masters in Sport & Exercise Nutrition in 2023 at the University of Huddersfield. Since 2020, Luke has also been studying Brazilian Jujitsu and has been helping MMA competitors with Physiotherapy along the way. If you're someone who suffers from back pain from desk-based work, someone who has sustained an injury performing martial arts, or you're someone preparing for a sports competition with niggles and pains, Luke will be an ideal practitioner to visit.
Specialist Areas: • Sports Massage • Sports injuries Back pain • Return to sport rehab/ Injury prevention in sport. Nathan is a SST registered Sports Therapist who graduated from Edge Hill University. Nathan has developed his clinical expertise in his 2 years working with Sports Physio UK. Additionally Nathan has a background of both playing and coaching football which combined with his degree and clinical experience gives him a great knowledge of sports specific rehabilitation and injury prevention in sport
Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist
Specialist Areas: • Orthopaedics • Musculoskeletal Injuries • Sports Injuries • Lower Limb Biomechanics • Cycling, Football, Rugby & Ballet Injuries Alan qualified as a physiotherapist in 2002 and has worked in private practice since 2007. He worked in the NHS in the UK and New Zealand where he specialised in orthopaedics and musculoskeletal outpatient physiotherapy. He’s worked in football (Burnley FC), rugby and more recently with the Northern Ballet. His particular interests are in lower limb biomechanics and cycling injuries.