South Inch Osteopaths
South Inch Osteopaths

Meet Our team

Our team of caring professionals are here to provide you with the highest standards of care.

Shona McKay

Registered Osteopath

 

Shona has been practising Osteopathy in Perth since 2009 after graduating from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is passionate about promoting Osteopathy as a modality for getting to the root of the symptoms presented and firmly believes that the pro-active approach offered by Osteopathy offers a viable alternative to long-term medication.

 

Away from work Shona enjoys walking, running and cycling as well as general fitness training and open water swimming.

 

Eleanor Gorham

Registered Osteopath

 

Ellie returned to her Perth roots in 2018 after graduating from the British School of Osteopathy in 2017.

As a keen distance runner herself she is ideally qualified to understand the stresses and strains involved in sports injuries.

Fiona Gilbraith

CranioSacral Therapist

 

Fiona trained with The Upledger Institute in CranioSacral Therapy (CST) to Diplomate level. She is a qualified member of the CranioSacral Society and is also an instructor for the Upledger Institute UK teaching CST.

 

Fiona works with patients of all ages, from newborns to the elderly, and with a wide variety of causes of pain and dysfunction both physical and emotional in origin.

 

Her interests away from work include family, knitting, and travelling. 

Louisa Johnston

Naturopath

 

Lou's Naturopathic routes began in Australia, where she trained and practiced through the 1990s. Her combination of working with individual clients in her Edinburgh Clinic and co-ordinating larger onsite health programmes and projects has allowed her to seamlessly combine insights from the world of nutrition, biochemistry and massage. Lou has been in practice for over 15 years.

 

 ‘Health should be something that we all enjoy; often the answer to debilitating symptoms can be relatively simple and manageable’  

 

Lou works on an individual basis with each client, using food planning, herbal tonics, a variety of prescriptive supplements and nutritional information.

 

She has experience in treating skin conditions including eczema; gastrointestinal problems including IBS, energy levels, immune system strengthening & fertility planning. 

Naomi Watford

S.P.A.S.M Therapies

 

A health professional for over 17 years. Naomi has worked in a variety of top resorts including the prestigious SPA at Gleneagles. As well as this she spent 13 years as a lecturer at one of Scotland's leading colleges. She holds qualifications in both beauty therapy and complementary therapies.

 

Naomi's approach is based on a system of treatment which targets the root cause of the problem. This approach starts as soon as you walk into her treatment room. Naomi specialises in Kinetic Chain Release, sports massage, trigger point therapy and remedial and corrective techniques. Her belief is that when treating an injury a therapist should 'Find It, Fix It, Forget It' and, if necessary, 'Refer It'.

 

As a result of her philosophy and expertise, Naomi has had numerous successes in treating patients with long-standing injuries. She has also built a network of other health care professionals with the same ethos, including personal trainers, orthopaedic injury specialists, and physiotherapists.

 

She is a keen fitness enthusiast and Naomi loves all aspects of training. Her main vices are running and kettle bells, though she also trains regularly with one of Scotland's leading triathlon teams.

Lena McEwan

Podiatrist

 

Lena studied at Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh to gain her BSc (Hons) Degree in Podiatry. She is registered with the HCPC, the governing body which ensures that training, professional skills, behaviour and health requirements are met.

 

Lena is focused on the prevention and treatment of diseases and conditions of the foot and lower limbs and believes patients benefit greatly from a holistic approach. Lena offers person centered care and enjoys working with people of all ages. She also has a special interest Diabetes and Dermatology problems of the lower limb.

 

Away from the Podiatry clinic Lena is an avid reader who loves to travel, she is at her happiest when combining both! 

Nick MacIvor

Business Development Manager

 

Nick has run multi-disciplinary health clinics for over 15 years and is passionate about providing an environment where his professional colleagues can excel in their chosen field. He believes that the clinic can make a real, palpable difference to its patients quality of life and is excited by that prospect.

 

More recently Nick has undertaken training in Upledger CranioSacral Therapy and is currently working as a student practitioner alongside his day job.

 

Away from work Nick and his wife have three young children to keep them busy. Nick is also a keen astronomer and astro-photographer.

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1 Marshall Place

Perth

PH2 8AH

 

01738 440220

07885 650220

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