Phone: 0117 974 1852 - Email: info@active8fitness.com

PHYSIOTHERAPY

Physiotherapy takes a whole body or holistic approach to injuries of all kinds. Injuries can be the most frustrating event in an athlete’s career, often being remembered much more vividly than a good result.

Our aim is to make an accurate assessment of the problem and provide the swiftest return to your chosen activity using the latest treatment techniques.

WHY WOULD YOU CHOOSE PHYSIOTHERAPY?

 

If you’ve recently suffered an injury, having it professionally assessed with a programme of treatment put in place will ensure you build your abilities back up to full fitness properly, without exposing yourself to further risk of injury by rushing things. You’ll know if and when it is appropriate to work the injured area harder or keep it rested, and ultimately get back to what you love best while avoiding long term effects that could compromise your performance or increase your vulnerability in the future.

THE ACTIVE8 THERAPY TEAM

Your physiotherapist:

 

  • Charlie McCall, Physiotherapist MSc, BSc, HCPC Registered, MCSP

  • Physiotherapist

Charlie qualified as a physiotherapist in London in 2001, and completed a MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine in 2008. She worked in the NHS for many years in large London teaching hospitals including The Royal London Hospital, becoming a senior physiotherapist leading the hydrotherapy service. She then moved to Pure Sports Medicine, a busy multidisciplinary sports medicine clinic in the City of London.  She is also trained in Pilates with the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute (APPI) and is a qualified Nordic Walking Instructor.

Charlie has worked at the English Institute of Sport and with elite athletes and squads in various sports including England Student rugby, GB fencing, figure skating, judo, athletics, and paralympic sports. She was part of the GB medical team at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia (2013) and Shenzhen, China (2011). She has been the Chief Physiotherapist for the School Games since 2014 and was previously the Chief Physiotherapist for the domestic programme for British University and Colleges Sports (BUCS).

Charlie believes everyone should be able to enjoy an active life and live the adventure of life to the full.  She enjoys working with clients of all levels of physical ability, from those keen to keep themselves mobile and healthy to aspiring sporting youngsters, serious amateurs and elite athletes.

Charlie enjoys the great outdoors and loves to go walking and exploring the wilderness. Charlie grew up dancing and enjoys running, mountain biking, stand up paddleboarding and skiing.  More recently life has focused on family life and keeping up with her active and inquisitive son!

Charlie also offers one-to-one Pilates instruction. Get in touch with Charlie to find out more.

  • Initial consultation

  • £50*
  • Consultations are usually about 30mins

  • *Price applicable from 26 Sept 2017
  • Follow-up consultations

  • £40*
  • Consultations are usually about 30mins

  • *Price applicable from 26 Sept 2017

HOW TO BOOK

 

Please call 07951 787684 or email charliemc79@aol.com