Our Team at Harding Physiotherapy Ltd HELPING YOU ON THE ROAD TO RECOVERY
In our clinic, you’ll notice that there is a big similarity between the treatments offerd by the physios and sports therapists, and that is because we are all musculoskeletal movement specialists.
CHELSEA HARDING BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC Registered, Physio First and AACP Member
Chelsea qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2005, from the University of Liverpool, and since then has gained a broad range of experience working in both the NHS and Private sectors.
Chelsea is specialised in treating people with musculoskeletal injuries, ranging from posture related back pain through to sporting injuries in elite athletes. She is fully trained in acupuncture and carries out other regular training to ensure that all treatments are up to date with the current research and evidence base.
Drawing from her experience, she thoroughly assesses each individual as a whole, taking into consideration any past medical history and on going medication, as well as the current injury when formulating treatment plans.
She is fully registered with the HCPC, CSP, AACP and Physio First.
Outside of work Chelsea enjoys riding her horses, competing in British Dressage competitions and walking her dog Toast.
Matthew Griib BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy, Member of the Sports Therapy Association
Matt is a graduate sports therapist who joined our team in August 2022. As a sports therapist Matt is a specialist in treating movement, activity or sports related musculoskeletal injuries and pains. Highly motivated to make health and well being success achievable for all, he also leads our Prehabilitation Service (more information available on the website services page) and provides Sports Massage services.
Matt is fully registered with the Sports Therapy Association.
Outside of work he enjoys his football, both playing and watching. Coming from an active background, he understands how important it is for you to be able to physically function at the best level you can, and the emotional impact pain and injury can have on you. He works closely with you to identify and achieve your individual goals, using evidence based therapy interventions
For more information about the specialty of Sports Therapy see https://society-of-sports-therapists.org/sports-therapist/
Our Admin Team
Hazel Sefton-Coles Medical Secretary
Hazel joined us at the start of 2024 as the clinic's Medical Secretary. She has previously worked in various administration roles within the NHS and Musculoskeletal Service Sectors, but also has a wealth of experience in the field of Human Resources. Hazel will most likely be the person you speak to on the phone, communicate with via email, or be the first person you meet when arriving at the clinic.
She will be able to help you with all booking enquiries, is here to keep the Therapists organised, and to ensure the smooth day to day running of the clinic. She will endeavour to help you with any questions you have.
Outside of work, she is a keen walker, and thrives on strength training at the gym. As an avid healthy eater, she also enjoys preparing nutritionally balanced meals at home.
Toast Herbing Meet and Greet Specialist
Toast is the clinic's meet and greet specialist. He started his career with us in 2022 as an appretice, and successfully completed this in 2023 to become a full time member of the team.
He can be found in the clinic Monday to Friday and will welcome you with a waggy tail. For those who are not keen on canine company, he will happily relax in his crate, out of the way in reception.