Ruth Elphick DC. BSc (hons). CCEP.
Ruth graduated with honours from the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic in 2004. Since this time she has been working in private clinics throughout the area of Southwest London and Surrey and has built up an excellent reputation within the communities of these clinics, thanks to her success in the treatment of a wide spectrum of patients from children and pregnant women, to athletes and the elderly.
Paul Carless DC. BSc (HK).
Having already achieved a Science degree in Human Kinetics, Paul went on to study for his Doctorate in Chiropractic at the National University of Health and Sciences in Chicago. Rather than returning to his native Canada, he went on to Australia where he owned and managed three successful clinics around Melbourne. Over that time Paul was exposed to huge variety of patients and gained experience with elite sports athletes as well as young children and the elderly, but he found that most commonly it is the average Joe who, through daily repetition of small unambiguous actions end up in his office needing his expertise.
Mandeep Nandhra D.O., BSc (Ost), Dip AC.
Mandeep Nandhra graduated in 1997 with a BSc, D.O. in Osteopathy, and went on to study Acupuncture in Beijing, China, where she also worked in Beijing Hospital.
On her return to the UK she undertook a two years Masters Level in Traditional Chinese Medicine to further enhance her skills and knowledge in that field. Mandeep has a special interest in Acupuncture care and treatment in pregnancy.
Arthur Kyeyune Dip., RMT.
Arthur Kyeyune graduated from the London School of Sports Massage Therapy where he was awarded a Level 5 Diploma in Clinical Sports and Remedial Massage Therapy from the LSSM and the Institute of Sports and Remedial Massage Therapy. As a Remedial Massage Therapist, Mr. Kyeyune has garnered significant experience treating clients within professional West End theatre environments including the Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, the Royal Haymarket Theatre (Elephant Man) and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Shannon Brooks BSc (hons). GSR. MSMA.
Shannon Brooks is an Ex-National Acrobatic gymnast. As well as at Elphick Clinic Shannon also works as an elite gymnastics coach and as a rehab and massage specialist with gymnastics.
Shannon graduated from St. Mary's University in 2012 with First Class Honours in Sport Rehabilitation. She has further qualifications in Level 4 Sports Massage, pregnancy massage and baby massage, as well as being a qualified baby yoga instructor.
Lesley Corbet ITEC, IFA, CSTA, IAIM, MFHT.
Lesley qualified in both ITEC Physical Therapy and IFA Aromatherapy in 1991. She later qualified in ITEC Reflexology, CSTA Cranio-Sacral Therapy and has a certification with IAIM in teaching infant massage. Lesley’s interest in fertility, pregnancy, preparation for childbirth, treating babies and children increased following the births of her three beautiful children. This led to further post-graduate training in these areas of expertise including maternity reflexology, Cranio-Sacral for babies and children, Swiss reflex therapy, Clinical aromatherapy and others. She is a member of the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).
Rebecca Tieken, RM BSc (Hons)
After getting her first degree in Biology in 2002, Rebecca realised her interest was specifically focused on pregnancy and holistic midwifery. So, after several years abroad, Rebecca returned to London where she graduated with a First Class Honours Midwifery degree. After several years working in a busy west London hospital, she furthered her training by attending Ina May Gaskin’s advanced midwifery workshop at The Farm Midwifery Centre in Tennessee in 2013. The skills Rebecca learnt there are traditional midwifery skills that are being lost in today’s obstetric world such as supporting upright breech birth and natural twin births.