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CRAIG DE GROOT

Chiropractor

DC, CCEP

Registered member of the General Chiropractic Council

I trained as a Chiropractor in Durban, South Africa, completing my studies in 1998.

In South Africa I worked in the professional sports field as part of multidisciplinary health care teams and in a busy private practice. After emigrating to England in 1999, I have continued to work in multidisciplinary clinics specializing in musculo-skeletal and orthopaedic dysfunctions. I am a certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner and a certified Graston Technique soft tissue practitioner. My Chiropractic philosophy is based on integrating the physical, emotional and chemical well-being of the body to attain maximum health status. I have a special interest in treating spinal dysfunction, chronic neck pain and headaches.

Weekends see me playing or watching sport and spending time with my family.

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ALEXANDER MANNING

Chiropractor
MChiro DC
Registered member of the General Chiropractic Council

I have always been eager to help people which led me to healthcare. I decided to join the Chiropractic profession due to its natural way of treating a variety of conditions whilst looking at the body as a whole. During my time studying at the University of South Wales, I took further courses in sports massage and kinesiology taping which I can utilise as part of my individualised package of care with my patients. I have a special interest in neurology and  headache presentations.  


I will take your personal goals into consideration and listen to your story when we decide a treatment plan that will suit you. I also take a biopsychosocial approach to care which addresses factors from the body to the mind.


In my spare time I enjoy (if that's the correct word) following Bristol Rovers as well as playing golf and darts, alongside hiking up the Welsh mountains.

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JAMES HENNEY

Physiotherapist
MCSP, HCPC
Specialist Hand Physiotherapist

Since graduating from Kings College London in 2006 I have specialised in hand injuries, musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. I have worked in the NHS, private practice and with local sports teams. Over the last 7 years I have specialised in hand conditions and rehabilitation. In the NHS I am team lead and clinical specialist Hand Physiotherapist in the regional reconstructive and plastic surgery hand and upper limb service at Southmead Hospital major trauma centre. I can treat all hand conditions whether following injury or overuse. I also treat hand conditions following surgery and can help manage hand pain due to wear and tear of the joints.

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REYNOLD CRUZIAH

Physiotherapist
MSc, DIP.MSK. MED.,MCSP,MAACP

Reynold has over 20 years experience as a Physiotherapist in musculo-skeletal and Orthopaedic settings. He has completed post graduate courses in Musculoskeletal Medicine, Acupuncture and Taping.


Reynold is a senior lecturer in physiotherapy at the University of the West of England and enjoys private practice when not at UWE.

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OLIVIA PAGE

Podiatrist

BSc (Hons) MChS

I graduated from Durham School of Podiatric Medicine in 2001 with an honours degree in Podiatry. My working life started in the private sector, where I worked in a small clinic in Bath for 3 years, before moving to the NHS. First with Kennet and North Wiltshire PCT, and then with Bristol North PCT. During my time within the NHS my work diversified to hospital based placements alongside community visits in GP practices and domiciliary care (home visits).

In 2006 I became self employed and I am currently based within the Willow Brook Clinic. When not working I enjoy my family time and socialising with friends.

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MOIRA DE GROOT

Foot Health Practitioner
DipCFHP, MPSPract

I have always been interested in health and well-being and I have always wanted to help other people. With an ageing population, many people suffering with obesity and a general lack of foot health professionals, my calling was to help people with their feet. I am delighted to have qualified through the College of Foot Health Professionals in Blackheath, the only Foot Health Practitioner course recognised by the Professional Standards Authority. I have been trained in all elements of foot care and look forward to helping you and your feet.

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LAUREN SMALL

Massage Therapist
MTI APNT

I am fascinated by the ‘mechanics’ of the body and how everything is connected. I qualified as a Massage Therapy practitioner with the Massage Training Institute in 2015.

Working within clinics, health spas and workplaces, I have developed a holistic approach, consulting with my clients about lifestyle factors that could be contributing to their issues, such as physical activities, emotional factors, ergonomics and environment. I adapt the depth and pressure of the massage to the level appropriate for each client - as with everything, there is no ‘one size fits all’ approach.

When I’m not massaging, you’ll find me drinking coffee, out walking in the countryside, and teaching Martial Arts.

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CHEZ DUNFORD

Holistic, Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist

MTI Level 5

I am a well-being practitioner working between massage therapy, community facilitation and performance.


I trained in Holistic Massage Therapy at Bristol College of Massage and Bodywork in 2015 and continued my journey into Sports and Remedial Massage in 2021. I offer Pregnancy Massage and am happy to discuss treatment options when you would like to. 


I believe massage can be a direct route to your healing process and in working together we can support a more relaxed experience in your body and even increase your movement range.


Here at Willow Brook Clinic I tailor each massage treatment to your individual needs, taking into consideration your body’s stories, postural habits, injury recovery and prevention, movement patterns and how you live in your body. I am an inclusive practitioner and work in response to where you are. I look forward to welcoming you into the clinic.

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KIRSTY PAGE

Physiotherapist

MCSP, HCPC

Specialist Physiotherapy for Stroke and Neurological Conditions

I qualified in 1995 with a B(Phys) Hons from Birmingham University. I have worked in Leicester, America, Oxford and Wiltshire before I moved to the Bristol area. I have specialized in neurological conditions for over 15 years, working with specialist regional centers, stroke units and privately. I aim to provide a holistic approach to facilitate patients to reach their goals. Outside of work I take care of my three children, labrador and enjoy running..

I am a trained clinician for Bioness and Odstock Medical and provide assessments and outreach clinics for functional electrical stimulation (FES) for the lower limb and upper limb. I am also a provider of Saebo.

Treatments available at Willow Brook Clinic include: neurological rehabilitation; gait/balance re-education; exercise programmes; advice and training to carers; functional electrical stimulation.

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KAREN FERGUSON

Practice Manager

"Karen joined Willow Brook Clinic when we opened in 2009. The easiest way to explain what Karen does is to say that she is the thread that holds our whole clinic together. With so many different disciplines at Willow Brook Clinic there are a lot of demands for a practice manager to fulfill - Karen knows what to do every single time!"

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