Our team of Wimbledon Physiotherapists includes:
Charlie Bradford BSc MCSP HCPC registered
Senior MSK Physiotherapist and Team Leader
Charlie is a King's College London graduate and has worked in both the NHS and Private Medical Sector. Time spent with professional sporting bodies, such as Surrey Country cricket club and the London Bronco's Rugby League, has defined his professional physiotherapy abilities in both the Sporting and non-sporting fields.
Some of his specialities include the diagnosis and treatment of spinal, shoulder, pelvic and lower limb conditions. Charlie has also worked with patients suffering from chronic pain in the NHS for many years.
Charlie uses modalities such as acupuncture, joint manipulation, Pilates and soft tissue massage and will prescribe you a tailored exercise programme to ensure the quickest and best possible recovery.
Drawing on his own background in sport, Charlie, once a semi- professional rugby player, enjoys the challenge and reward of personal and academic experience in diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries. Surfing is his sport of choice lately, and the rugby passion is practised from a sofa rather than the field.
Toosie Bawden BSc MCSP HCPC registered
Senior MSK and Women's Health Physiotherapist
Toosie is a Chartered Physiotherapist who specialises in musculoskeletal as well as women's health physiotherapy. After graduating from The University of Cape Town, South Africa with an Honours degree in Physiotherapy in 2002, she then worked in private practice for 3 years, specializing in musculoskeletal physiotherapy and hydrotherapy, also working the sidelines for various sports teams within the city. She relocated to the UK and has since worked within the NHS and in private practice.
Toosie is also a certified APPI Pilates instructor and uses these skills along with her physiotherapy knowledge to develop individualised treatment and rehabilitation programs to treat a wide range of sporting injuries along with other postural related complaints. Added to this, she is a qualified acupuncturist and registered with the AACP.
Toosie completed her post-graduate Women's Health training with the POGP in 2010, and continues to add new skills and treatment options to her repertoire with regular courses. She has extensive experience treating a wide range of uro-gynaecological complaints from urinary incontinence to pelvic pain as well as sports related pelvic dysfunction and ante-natal care.
Robert Holloway BSc MCSP HCPC registered
Senior MSK Physiotherapist
Robert qualified as a physiotherapist in 2009 from the University of the Nottingham. He studied Pharmacology prior to this and graduated in 2007 from Bristol. After graduating in Physiotherapy he worked within the NHS gaining post surgical and musculoskeletal experience and additionally worked for the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. Within two years he set up his own business in Physiotherapy and massage.
He worked with several local rugby teams consecutively with private work from 2011 onwards. Based from a gym in Epsom, he worked with professional martial artists, body-builders and recreational athletes including marathon runners and track athletes. He massages for Virgin at the London Marathon and backstage with professional music artists. He worked for Esher Rugby Club and then the London Broncos in 2014 and currently also works with Multiple Sclerosis clients.
Robert specialises in soft tissue treatment and assesses to reach the root causes of the problems as well as treating the symptoms using an evidenced based approach. He is a keen sportsman and particularly enjoys martial arts.
Nikita Johnson BSc MCSP HCPC registered
Senior MSK Physiotherapist
Nikita is an Australian trained Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist and graduated from James Cook University in 2011. Since completing her studies, Nikita has worked in several busy musculoskeletal clinics around Australia. She has also worked with numerous sporting teams and athletes.
Nikita has completed several post graduate courses in manual therapy, acupuncture and dry needling, pilates, sports physiotherapy and hydrotherapy. Nikita has an interest in treating soft tissue injuries, shoulder injuries and back pain and uses a hands-on approach coupled with education and exercise prescription.
Outside of work, Nikita enjoys going the gym, traveling and photography.
Courtney Philips BSc MCSP HCPC registered
Courtney is originally from Ottawa, Canada and a qualified physiotherapist who graduated from Brunel University with a Masters’ of Science in Physiotherapy. She previously studied Kinesiology at Western University in Canada.
In a clinical setting, she has experience working in orthopedics, musculoskeletal, neurology, and as well as experiencing working with amateur and professional sports teams.
Courtney has a special interest in the rehabilitation process of treating patients from post-operation to their normal level of physical activity, especially with ACL reconstructions. Courtney uses a mixture of manual therapy and personalized rehabilitation treatment programs, tailoring to patient’s individual needs. She is motivated in helping her patients achieve their recovery goals, by providing appropriate exercises and creating a positive, encouraging environment throughout their rehabilitation journey.
In her free time, Courtney enjoys travelling, weight training, running, and socializing with friends.
I am from Toronto, Canada where I graduated and worked as a Kinesiologist. From this my love for sports and exercise developed. I learned that I was able to give people the tools to rehabilitate with specific exercises. After gaining this experience, I went on to complete my Masters in Physiotherapy in London England. Since then, I have specialized in treating a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, within varying ages and function levels.
Through varying techniques such as acupuncture, manual therapy and exercises I look forwards to accomplishing a patients goal. Aiming to empower the patient to have the tools to succeed without future injuries.
In my free time I enjoy running, playing football and traveling.