Jo Williams is a registered Osteopath with a First class Integrated Masters degree in Osteopathy from the European School of Osteopathy. Jo is registered with the General Osteopathic Council and is insured with and a member of the Institute of Osteopathy.
Jo is also an experienced Sports Massage therapist, completing her VTCT Level 4 Sports Massage and Kinesiology Taping qualification in 2012.
Jo also has a Foundation in Modern Acupuncture, allowing her to undertake dry needling alongside her other treatment therapies.
During her Integrated Masters degree Jo developed various treatment approaches, incorporating spinal and joint manipulations (the clicky bits!), articulation, stretch techniques and cranial.
Prior to this Jo received Osteopathic treatment for low back pain, sustained whilst running her decorating business and undertaking her kickboxing yellow belt. This sparked her fascination with how human anatomy and pathophysiology are structurally connected.
Jo will therefore diagnostically assess the body as a whole and treat each patient as an individual, providing exercises and advice for your specific needs.
(Registered Osteopath, Sports Massage Therapist and Medical Acupuncturist)
Sarah’s membership and insurance is with the Institute of Osteopathy and she is an associate practitioner of Arthritis Action. Professional registration is with the General Osteopathic Council.
Treating a wide variety of conditions using both structural (articulations, manipulations, soft tissue / massage), cranial and Kinesiology taping. As an animal lover, Sarah is trained in animal osteopathy and is qualified to treat equine and canine patients.
Outside of work, Sarah is often found with her dogs or horses, she also plays soprano and alto saxophones.
Sarah will assess and treat each individual patient and provide exercises / stretches specific to your needs.
BSc (Hons) Biology with Exercise and Health
Sports Massage assists in reducing pain levels improving range of motion and flexibility. Reducing feelings of stress and allowing future injury prevention.
Sports Massage treatment can assist with many conditions, including anything from low back muscle spasms and tension, shoulder injuries, headaches, neck pain, knee and ankle injuries.
Outside of his sports injury treatments, Stuart is practice manager at Williams Osteopathy and covers reception alongside Val. Stuart enjoys tinkering with classic cars and walking his dog Sophie on some of Devon’s beautiful beaches.
Stuart will chat through your medical history, before undertaking some testing in order to specifically diagnose your condition. He will also provide specific stretches and rehab after your treatment in order to assist in your recovery.
When she’s away from clinic she enjoys spending time with her family and children.
Treatments offered include:
Routine foot care – where traditional methods are used for nail problems
(including simple nail cutting), the removal of callouses and corns, etc.
Fungal nails – using our Clearanail system minute holes are painlessly formed in the nailplate which allows an anti-fungal spray to reach the micro-organisms responsibe for the condition.
Biomechanics – essentially a consideration of the structure and function of thefoot and lower limb. Treatment may involve the provision of orthoses –specialised insoles that improve posture and stability.
Minor Surgery – such as a permanent cure for ingrowing toenails, and the removal of skin lesions such as verrucae. This is all accomplished under local analgesia and patients quickly return to full activity.