Emma has over 10 years experience working as a physiotherapist, first in the NHS & then specialising in sports & exercise medicine after completing a Master’s degree in 2015. She has since worked in elite sport & in private clinics treating a variety of musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries.
She has progressed her training to specialise in Women’s Health and Pelvic Health Physiotherapy & is a member of the Pelvic Obstetric & Gynaecological Physiotherapy group & a certified Mummy MOT practitioner. Emma commonly treats women during pregnancy, in the postnatal period, during perimenopause & the menopause, following gynaecological surgery & those managing conditions such as endometriosis.
She is a qualified acupuncturist, and can offer acupuncture as part of her physiotherapeutic practice to treat various musculoskeletal symptoms.
Emma is also an APPI Clinical Pilates Instructor (including antenatal & postnatal exercise) and can offer 1:1 sessions to clients seeking the therapeutic effects of exercise.
Physiotherapy includes injury assessment, clinical diagnosis & treatment. Often a rehabilitation plan will be required.
Women’s Health Physiotherapy is a specialism which refers to the assessment and treatment of pelvic, obstetric and gynaecological conditions such as
– Pelvic girdle pain
– Incontinence – Prolapse
– Pelvic pain
– Bladder pain
A Mummy MOT is a specialist postnatal examination for women following both vaginal and C-section deliveries. It will assess how your posture, pelvic floor muscles and stomach muscles are recovering after childbirth. You’ll be provided with gentle exercises and treatment to help with your recovery – and get you back on track with your fitness goals.