A fond farewell to Dr Edwina

After 9 years at Putney Chiropractic the time has finally come for us to bid a fond farewell to the wonderful Dr Edwina. Edwina has made the very difficult decision to return to Australia in order to be closer to her family. Here’s a short message from her to you all: To my Putney Family, After 11 glorious years in London, …

Back in the game – Dr Bryan returns to Team GB

Sometimes success is more a matter of the inches you gain, rather than the miles you hope to achieve. This has certainly been the case for Dr Bryan. In what has been an arduous and challenging road, Dr Bryan has not only regained the use of his knee but also returned to sporting form, gaining a place on the Elite-Level Inline …

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Dr Edwina returns on March 21

Dr Edwina has been enjoying some some rest and relaxation back home in Australia. After an amazing break catching up with friends and family, she’s fully recharged, raring to go and will be back at Putney Chiro on Monday, March 21. Here’s a snapshot of what she’s been up to… YOU CAN BOOK HERE OR CALL US ON 020 8785 …

What every rugby player needs to know about chiropractic

With contributions from our team of chiropractors including Dr Luke, Dr Bryan & Dr Craig. The 2016 6 Nations is in full-swing with the second round of matches now complete. Every year the intensity of the rugby in the championships goes up a notch and collisions from Cardiff to Rome could be heard ringing around the continent. Ok, perhaps not …

Not the Christmas break Doc Craig was expecting

Drew gives us an update on Doc Craig… As some of you are already aware by popping in, or stalking him on social media, Dr Craig decided it was a great idea to pull a ‘Dr Michael’ at the velodrome this week by cannoning into a bunch of his fellow cyclists and soaring through the air like a majestic reindeer …

Give the gift of health this Christmas

There’s not many better presents you can give to someone than the gift of health. Every year we see more and more faces you have heard about us from their friends and family. That’s why this Christmas we’re giving you the chance to get someone a present that’s a little bit different .Our gift vouchers are either for a new person …

Holiday Opening Hours

With the daily rush and routine out of the way, bank holidays are a great opportunity to bring the whole family together for a spinal health check-up. We’ll be open over Hanukkah, Christmas, New Year…and any other holidays we might have missed! Our opening hours are as follows: Wednesday, December 23: Business as usual Thursday, December 24: 7am – 9:30am December 25th …

Start your Sunday with a dose of chiro and coffee

We’ve got some good news for you…we’re now open seven days a week with a new opening time on Sunday mornings. To meet an ever growing demand and provide more flexibility, we’re now open on Sunday from 8.30am to 11am. And to help launch our new opening time, Dr Ami will treat anyone coming for an adjustment on Sunday to a …

Dr Luke tackles Ultraks 2015

Earlier this year Dr Luke took on Ultraks 2015 – a 46km trail race around the magnificent Matterhorn. It turned out to be an epic adventure. Here’s what Dr Luke has to say about it… So, as is almost standard practice these days I signed up to this 46km adventure after having a few beers with some friends. Full of …

Dr Craig hits the heights in the Dave Creasy 6

The Dave Creasy Six-Day bike racing event is a Madison format six day event compressed into two days day. Day one was held at the Lee Valley Vello Park in Stratford, London,  day two at the Herne Hill Velodrome in South East London. Our very own Dr Craig McLean was represented in team five, the orange team. There were 14 teams …

Pregnancy – Pelvic Instability

Pregnancy – Pelvic Instability Pelvic instability (PI) is a condition that causes pain around the joints of the pelvis (pelvic girdle) during and after pregnancy. In normal pregnancy a hormone called relaxin softens the ligaments around the joints of the pelvis. This is a natural process which prepares the maternal pelvis for childbirth and does not usually cause lasting discomfort. …

Bike Blog – Dr Craig & the Wiggo Hour

June was a big month of cycle racing for Doc Craig. Craig’s been riding with the amateur racing team Nuun Sigma Sport – sponsored by Nuun hydration tablets, Sigma Sport bike shop in Kingston, Cannondale bikes, Mavic wheels and helmets, Castelli kit, Bont shoes, Smith Optics sunnies and of course Putney Chiropractic. He’s a second category cyclist who regularly mixes …

Pregnancy – heartburn

Are you sick of laying in bed at night with the constant pain of heartburn? It is a very common problem affecting a large percentage of pregnant women, which can be controlled with some small changes. Hormonal changes during pregnancy cause relaxation of the ligaments which normally keep the valve between the esophagus and the stomach closed. If it relaxes …

Pregnancy and chiropractic

It is often said that pregnant women fall into two groups. There are those who thrive during their pregnancy and go on with life as if their body had not changed, then there are the others who suffer from all sorts of pains and discomforts which make pregnancy a difficult time. Regardless of which group you fit into chiropractic care …

Pregnancy – Preconception Care

Preconception health is a woman’s health before she becomes pregnant. It focuses on the conditions and risk factors that could affect a woman if she becomes pregnant. The key to promoting preconception health is to combine the best health care, healthy behaviours, strong support, and safe environments at home and at work. Good preconception health care is about managing current …

Spinal Awareness Week 2015

Spinal Awareness Week, a national initiative from the United Chiropractic Association, is running from May 11th to May 15th. This year’s theme is ‘Move Better – Live Better’ and its aim is to encourage, educate and inspire people to change their lifestyle so they can enjoy better wellbeing and a higher quality of life. At Putney Chiro we believe chiropractic …

Do you Suffer from Headaches and Migraines?

At Putney Chiro we know how life can throw health challenges at you, and these can force your body into a less than ideal state. A common problem that is effecting an ever increasing number of people are regular bouts of headaches and migraines. Headaches and migraines can be attributed to a whole host of lifestyle factors such as stress, …

Dr Sophie on Chiropractic and Pregnancy

Although pregnancy is a natural process, the female body will have to endure a lot of changes and physical stress over the 40-week period. Some lucky few may have a pain free pregnancy however others may suffer more and this is where chiropractic care can provide great support. It is a well-known fact that many pregnant women suffer with pelvic …

Edwina Joins her Mum Trekking in the Pyrenees

As you all know, the Putney team are a sporty bunch who know the importance of walking the talk! But it doesn’t stop there, their families are an active lot too! A few weeks ago Dr Edwina’s mother Sue began a gruelling four week long trek through France and Spain. Not one to miss out on the action, Dr Edwina …