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VIDEO: Harry Rowland Testimonial

Rugby player and pilates instructor, Harry Rowland, tells us his story and how chiropractic treatment has become part of his life.

Dave’s story

When did you first come to Putney Chiropractic? I came to Putney Chiropractor after meeting the team at the ‘Ski & Snowboard Show’ in 2011 Why did you first come to see us here? I had a back problem for over a year and kept putting it off, mainly because being a ‘bloke’, I would just put up with the pain …

Tim Brabants Olympic Finalist

Tim Brabants made a courageous attempt to defend his Olympic title at London 2012 when he progressed to the K1 1000m sprint kayak final. He drew lane one and with an unfavourable wind direction winning would have been difficult. The field was a who’s who of 1000m sprint kayak with the worlds fastest men jammed into the middle of the …

Sophie Hosking Olympic Champion

Sophie Hosking together with Kat Copeland are the Olympic Champions in the Lightweight Women’s Double Scull. Sophie trains in Putney at London Rowing Club with coach Paul Reedy and we were proud at Putney Chiropractic to help Sophie in the lead up to her London 2012 Olympic campaign. Performance and recovery enhancement It was an absolute pleasure working with such …

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 …

Sophie Hosking GB rower

Sophie Hosking will represent GB at the London 2012 Olympics in the women’s lightweight double scull. With a 5th place in 2010 and a 3rd place bronze in the 2011 World Championships she is one of GB’s big hopes for a medal this summer. Sophie has been under care at Putney Chiro since late 2011. As you can imagine 3 …

Vanessa Raw GB triathlete

Vanessa Raw represents GB in triathlon at the elite level of international competition. You’ll see her line up against the likes of Helen Jenkins at any of the ITU world cup events around the globe in GB’s red white and blue. Vanessa has been getting regular adjustments at Putney Chiro since August 2011 when her myotherapist, Chris Ball and coach …

International snowboarder return from injury

Top British snowboarder, Chris Southwell,  popped into see us in London last week. He is still struggling with his left shoulder after dislocating it in a bone crunching fall down a rocky cliff during a competition at the start of last years winter season. See the video below… Craig McLean, chiropractic ‘SkiDoc’ comments: “I gave him a full spine adjustment …

Bryony’s Story – sports injury

Why did you first come to Putney Chiropractic Centre? I came to PCC because I’d been knocked off my bike while training a month before and was still in quite a lot of pain in my lower back, neck and shoulder.  I really wanted to do a 14km swim in the Thames in a month’s time and needed help! What …

Mark B’s Story – triathlon

Mark Burns and his family come in for a regular adjustments to keep them in great shape. Read below for a personal account of how we can help you through an initial injury and with some commitment and dedication you can leave the injury behind and do anything you set your mind to. ‘In 1999 I was referred to Craig …

Joe’s story – mountain biking

Joe Wright came to Putney Chiropractic with some low back pain and weakness on the left leg. He is an active cyclist and had signed up to a big mountain bike race in Italy in the summer of 2011. He had a recurring problem of low back pain and chronic neurological weakness of his right leg. He’d been all over …

Sacha’s story – Marathon des Sable

Sacha’s story – Marathon Des Sable 2011. His website name says it all. Sacha is not a runner but decided that his next physical challenge would be one that will push his body to the limit – so he signed up for the Marathon des Sable. This event covers almost 250kms of running across the Sahara Desert – that’s the …

Stephanie’s story

“Running ultra marathons without a chiropractor – bad idea…. I went into see a chiropractor in South London, Dr Craig McLean at Putney Chiropractic Centre, for a much-needed crack of my geriatric back. He did a very thorough assessment as I nattered away about my “robust” injury history. After seeing the state of my right hip, he asked “So Stephanie, …

Michelle’s story

“I’m not a runner, not exactly. I’m a runner-wanna-be. I’m not training for a half-marathon and never will be. I’m happy being slow for someone who runs as much as I do. Happy. I run because it makes me happy. Thus, when I became pregnant, I decided to continue running because it made me happy. At first, it was fantastic. …

Will’s story

“As a keen sportsman playing and coaching cricket in the summer and hockey in the winter on a regular basis I was beginning to find that my body was not necessarily performing as my mind would want it to. My back was becoming stiffer and I was taking longer to recover from seemingly minor injuries. It got to the point …

Leigh’s story

“I first came to see Edwina 5 years ago after a trip round South East Asia with a backpack that was probably just a bit too heavy (taking the kitchen sink not always the best option)! From then till now Edwina and the team have helped me through some amazing times in my life, 4 days lost in a kayak …

Konrad’s story

Konrad Bartelski  “Since I retired from World Cup skiing in 1983, I have had continuing problems with the mobility in my neck. The wear and tear of crashing down icy mountains at 85 mph resulted in regular and frequent stiffening of my neck to the extent that I searched for all and any solutions. Physio – Chiropractor – Osteopath – …

Mark F’s story

“There I was and, as you do, I was idly playing with my Blackberry whilst in the checkout queue at Tescos. I wasn’t expecting anything but then up it popped – a most unexpected mail from Mike – “I’ve signed up for a ride with some mates – do you want to come?”. But this wasn’t one of Mike’s usual …

Mark P’s story

“After every long bike ride that included lots of climbing I’d always experience lower back pain and hamstring problems on my right side. Although sceptical of the value of chiropractors I decided to give Putney Chiropractic a go. The initial consultation and x-rays revealed a substantial leg length difference, which went a long way to explaining all my problems right …