AXA/PPP recognised London Chiropractors

Two of our chiropractors at Putney Chiropractic Centre, London, are AXA/PPP registered providers. Most AXA/PPP members will be able to receive a head start on their chiropractic care by having up to the first 10 sessions covered by their private health insurance policy (depending on the level of members cover). Please follow the steps below to ensure you comply with …

Long weekend opening hours

Update for the LONG weekend opening times. We will be adjusting as usual with Dr Luke on Saturday 25th August. Sat 25/8 – OPEN 07:30-13:00 with Dr Luke Sun 26/8 – Closed Mon 27/8 – Bank Holiday – Closed Tues 28/8 – OPEN from 08:00 with Dr Michael & Dr Luke We will be closed on the Bank Holiday, Monday 27th of August and …

Return to school family rate

We are committed to promoting health for all the family and in an attempt to make a regular visit to the chiropractor an affordable option for the whole family, we are promoting a special ‘return to school family rate’ if you bring in your family before school starts. Here’s how it works: if your family comes in before the 8th September …

Have you seen this man?

Missing in action, rumoured to return… We have received several unconfirmed sightings at Putney Chiropractic Centre, Grind Coffee Bar, Tooting Lido, Cycling in Richmond Park and London 2012 Olympic events. Recent reports suggest that Dr Craig will be back to look after you and your family from Monday August 13th. – Monday: 08:00-12 noon – Tuesday: 15:00-19:00 – Wednesday: 08:00-12 …

Athena network group

Connecting with your neighbours and gaining a sense of community is an important part of enjoying life – whether in business or in your personal life. That was definitely my aim when I joined The Athena Network two years ago – a professional networking group for businesswomen in south west London. The Athena network focuses on giving women the opportunity …

Sophie Hosking Olympic Heat

Practice Manager Drew Martin, was there to watch Sophie Hosking and Kat Copeland win their heat of the women’s lightweight double scull. They set the best time of all LW2 crews and are looking good for the semifinal on Thursday and the final on Saturday. Good luck Sophie and go team GB! Select an image below to show larger size…

St Marys summer school fair

Dr Michael Bloom on hand to help at the Putney St Mary’s summer school fair. Thanks to Anna at SnapDragon face painting for your amazing face art.

London 2 Paris cycling event

Dr Michael Bloom joined in the fun at the London to Paris bike ride in June, 2012. Weather was wet and windy but the morale was high and all reportedly had a great time. From The L2P official website… ‘The London-Paris 2012 has come to an end. After an epic Three Stage ride, all 450 riders from the seven speed …

Olympic road closures Saturday 28th July

Putney Bridge and Putney High street will be closed all day from 3am. We are open as usual (7.30am – 2pm) and welcome your visit. As we are close to both Putney Bridge and Putney High Street if your journey is interrupted by these closures please park and simply walk the last 5 minutes to your destination. Alternatively use public …

Latest news from Dr Edwina

In the last few months Dr Edwina Waddell has been busy attending two seminars in Europe, one in London and the other in Malaga, Spain and meeting with MP’s at the House of Commons to help increase the understanding at the top of how chiropractic is more about a healthy lifestyle than bad backs. Her seminars began with the Neuro-Emotional …

London Olympics and Team GB

Putney Chiropractic is proud to be helping some of the UK’s top athletes on the road to London 2012. Read on to find out more about who we’ve been helping, get some insight into why some of Team GB visit Putney Chiropractic and why they choose to include a spinal adjustment into their pre-olympic routine. Team GB sprint kayak and …

Jubilee weekend opening hours

Jubilee 2012 opening hours We know everyone is crazy busy these days so sometimes the holidays are when you can get some things done you’ve been meaning to for ages. Putney Chiropractic is staying open for a few hours over the Jubilee weekend to give you extra flexibility to get that all important spinal adjustment for yourself and your family …

Research: chiropractic and creative thinking

Honestly, people don’t usually show up our office complaining about a lack of creativity! Maybe with the study discussed below that might just change. Makes sense to me: Chiropractic removes stress on the nervous system. Less stress means more capacity for higher functioning activities such as creativity. A recent study reported in the Chiropractic Journal of Australia has found that chiropractic adjustments may enhance …

Lifestyle disease and cholesterol

High cholesterol readings might be misleading. Hi all, I’ve just returned from a thought provoking seminar about the metabolic syndrome. This is another way of saying lifestyle diseases eg diabetes, hypertension, heart disease. There was wonderful information and great tips about how to how assist people that have signs of lifestyle disease. Assistance through first line therapy (diet, exercise, relaxation) …

Tim Brabants GB sprint kayak

Tim Brabants, Olympic Gold Medalist, K1 1000m, 2008, Beijing. “In pursuit of being in the best possible shape whilst training, racing and in the build up to the London 2012 Olympic Games I believe that regular chiropractic treatment plays a vital role. When training hard it is an important adjunct to maintain a healthy body.”   “The highly qualified team …

City Ski Championships 2012

The 2012 City Ski Championships – Crans Montana, Switzerland Putney Chiropractic was a proud supporter of the 2012 Momentum Ski Festival. The weekend in Crans Montana, Switzerland brought together downhill and slalom ski racing with a comedy festival featuring Markus Brigstoke, Rufus Hound and Nick Doody, an apres ski music festival with among others top London band ‘The Feeling’, a …

Easter Opening Hours

Easter 2012 opening hours We know everyone is crazy busy these days, and that sometimes the holidays are when you can get some things done you’ve been meaning to for ages. This Easter Putney Chiropractic is staying open to give you extra flexibility to get that all important spinal adjustment for yourself and your family at a time that is …

A ray of sunshine

The alarm goes off in the morning – we wake up, rug up, rush to the train, head inside where it’s warm. Later we leave, drive to the gym, and then home to bed……. What’s missing from this picture?   Vitamin D has been receiving some press recently, notably, in New Scientist magazine and the newspapers. They are reiterating the …

Preventing Heart Disease

The best weapon against heart disease may not be surgical interventions or drugs, but rather something much simpler: changing the way we eat. Avoiding heart disease through nutrition is the radical yet science-based idea that Dr. Sanjay Gupta addressed in his special, “The Last Heart Attack,” which aired last night on CNN. Gupta interviewed a number of pioneering doctors to discuss …

Neck posture and health implications

Not having your head on straight can affect your health The importance of head position extends further than just into how we look – it can have a drastic impact on our state of wellbeing. Who would have thought that our head posture can impact so much within our lives? Check out these points and PLEASE ensure that you are …