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, …

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 …

Cycling: Racing and Performance

Doc Craig McLean has been mixing it with top London track cyclists and even a Commonwealth games gold medalist and Grand tour winner at the Olympic Park Lee Valley Velodrome on a Monday night. You can pop down an see him and others between 7-10pm on a Monday night with the door charge the grand sum of £2. It’s quite …

Congratulations Michael!

In other news, one of the long standing members of the Putney Team, Dr Michael Bloom tied the knot last week to the very lovely Julie. We thought we’d take this opportunity to wish both of them a huge congratulations! They married in Richmond on Friday the 14th before hoping on an iconic London Bus trip to Piccadilly for a …

Get Ready For Winter Fitness Session

Last week Dr Craig was very kindly asked to share his expertise at the Austrian National Tourist Office’s annual media winter get together, entitled Get Ready For Winter. So at 7.30 am, he and a group of active and willing volunteers that included Britain’s premiere female alpine skier, Chemmy Alcott, headed out to Hyde Park and embarked on a fitness …

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The Bloopers Reel

As part of the preparation for our shiny new website, the Putney Chiropractic team had to don their thespian hats to film our promotional videos. And without so much as a cup of tea, let alone the hair, makeup and trailer treatment of the stars, it was Lights, Camera, Action! I think we all initially thought that Hollywood would be …

Dr Michael Bloom qualifies as wellness practitioner

  Dr Michael Bloom’s wellness certification   I recently completed my post graduate qualification in wellness. This certification is titled “Certified Chiropractic Wellness Practitioner” and is awarded by the International Chiropractic Association.   The study took me 2 years part time, and consisted of attending four individual 12 hour seminar lectures, completing four corresponding home module assignments and finally completing …

Putney Chiropractic’s Craig joins the pros…

Vericool Circuit of the Fens Grand Prix Elite Series – National A. Road Race Sunday July 27 near Peterborough, Cambridgeshire. Results: Adam Blythe NFTO (1st), Chris Opie Rapha/Condor (2nd), and Russell Downing NFTO (3rd) It was the day for the part timers to meet the pro’s, Nuun Sigma Sport London Race team were welcomed by the organisers of the Vericool …

Meet the Team – Luke Brady DC

Meet the Team… Developing strong relationships with the people who visit us is of utmost importance, so we thought it would be a good idea to introduce you to the team. At Putney Chiropractic Centre we’re extremely proud of our highly qualified and experienced team who are both passionate and knowledgeable about what they do. They come from all walks of life …

Here it is folks! Our new website

Phew – after three months hard graft our new responsive website is live. We didn’t just want a simple brochure site with our contact details, we could have built that over the weekend. Instead we wanted an online resource. Somewhere people could come and learn about the health benefits of chiropractic. A place where people could meet our team and …

Spinal Awareness Week

Our very own Dr Edwina Waddell is the spokeswoman for the United Chiropractic Association and you can watch her in the UCA’s new posture video made for this years Spinal Awarness week.   Spinal Awareness Week – “Posture Starts with the Spine” The United Chiropractic Association (UCA) is celebrating the spine by holding a nationwide Spinal Awareness Week on 12-16 May. Our …

Nuun Sigma Sport London Race Team

Dr Craig McLean, our resident cycling chiropractor, has joined Nuun Sigma Sport race team for the 2014 season. Craig has dabbled in racing for a few years now but this is his first attempt at joining forces with a team to race regularly throughout the year. Read on to find out more about the team and what he’s up to. …

Dr Michael – Healing & Recovery

Dr Michael is back from a 3 month layoff with a serious injury. After his rehabilitation he has shared his experience on recovery and healing. Well after my little tete a tete with a large deer in Richmond park on my bicycle I struggled to see much positive from the experience. A full afternoon of surgery, along with metal pieces …

Dr Edwina in the news – text neck

Dr Edwina has been out and about raising awareness about the dreaded ‘text neck’ and the implications on peoples health, particularly among children. Her concerns regarding the implications for your health from constant mobile phone use, are supported by the United Chiropractic Association(UCA), which has ensured plenty of media attention. The research has raised question marks over how it will affect …

Client Appreciation day – THANK YOU!

A great BIG thank you to everyone who made it in or supported the open day! We hope you all had a great experience and enjoyed all of the activities and expertise that were on offer. Thanks to the team at Profeet, Greg Sendell, The House of Yoga, MyPilates and the Little Library for popping in to pass on their advice and expertise to you all. Lastly …

Intro to Chiro – Subluxation: What is it?

We have had many people pop in an out of the clinic over our 25 years in Putney for a variety of reasons, all of various ages, sizes and backgrounds. Some are popping in for general health and wellbeing checkups, some are families who want to be pro-active about their health. Others are experiencing various symptoms that have disrupted their …

Intro to Chiro – My child has no pain, why take them to a Chiropractor?

How can Chiropractic benefit my children’s health & wellbeing? There are many benefits to your children having a healthy, functioning nervous system. So many of us are so familiar with associating chiropractic to back pain, neck pain and sciatica that we forget that the nerves that run through and from the spine service, control and regulate our entire body. Your …

Itinerary – Client Appreciation Day

Client and Community Appreciation open day – Itinerary Lots of fun and a free goodie bag for anyone who attends – We will have many local health professionals popping in throughout the day for you to speak to. Updated! 21/3/14 07:30am-19:00pm – Complimentary Spine & Wellbeing checks Our Chiropractor’s, Dr Craig, Dr Luke and Dr Edwina will be here all day to discuss your health …

Dr Edwina’s Allergy Advice

It’s spring, and we all know what that means! Meadow flowers, lighter days, running through the fields ….hang on a minute….. Those pesky allergies can really take the enjoyment out   of the best time of the year. I only began experiencing this for myself a few years ago, and I have created a great formula that I stick to, …