Laura England
Laura EnglandOwner and Clinical Lead
Laura graduated from UWE Bristol in 2002 with a BSC (Hons) in Physiotherapy. Laura was a Senior Physiotherapist in the NHS treating hands, spines, lower limb problems and developed an interest in sports injuries. Laura also works as a Consultant Physiotherapist after being approached for a new role in a GP practice at Concord Medical Centre.
Lizzy Sander
Lizzy SanderOwner and Clinical Lead
Lizzy Sander qualified in 2003 from UWE Bristol with a 2:1 BSC (Hons). She has worked since 2003 within the NHS. Her career first started in the Bristol Royal Infirmary, then transferring to Taunton NHS Trust to specialise in Trauma and Orthopaedic
Book Now

Book your appointment today with one of our specialist team members

And see the difference that we can make to your health and wellbeing.
Book Now

Our Valuable Team Members – Physiotherapists

Mandy Cottle
Mandy CottlePhysiotherapist
Mandy graduated from St Thomas’ Hospital School of Physiotherapy in London in 1989. Mandy works at the Bristol Royal Infirmary Physio Department. Here she is a specialist in arthritis, setting up the Rheumatology Physiotherapy service and working closely with other members of the Multidisciplinary Team.
Amy Kings
Amy KingsPhysiotherapist
Amy first started her career across the severn bridge in Cardiff, where she qualified in 2012 with her BSc (hons) in Physiotherapy. After working in a few different areas she found her passion lay in treating musculoskeletal conditions and specialised in this within the NHS. Amy has worked on both trauma and orthopaedic wards and leading class based pilates for postnatal women.
Matt Day
Matt DayPhysiotherapist
Matt has a patient centred approach to his practice in which he helps his patients work towards their specific goals in a friendly and relaxed way, providing motivation when needed! He enjoys using hands on techniques as well as appropriate rehabilitation programmes following the latest evidence available. Matt has a sports science and physiotherapy degree.
Kathy Strawbridge
Kathy Strawbridge Physiotherapist
Kathy trained as a Physiotherapist in Birmingham, but since qualification has worked mostly within the Bristol and Bath region. She has also worked in New Zealand. She has substantial and wide-range experience working for the NHS, within Occupational Health for a large, local company and latterly within private healthcare. Kathy has extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, but has a particular interest in treating neck and back problems. She holds Diplomas in Orthopaedic Medicine and Sports Massage and has a Masters Degree in Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health from the University of Bristol. She is also trained in Pilates and Acupuncture and is a member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.
Holly Archer
Holly ArcherPhysiotherapist
Holly graduated from the University of the West of England in 2015, she completed her junior rotations at the Bristol Royal Infirmary – before moving into a specialist senior a physiotherapy role in musculoskeletal injuries in Wiltshire where she continues to work alongside MyPhysio. Holly has a diploma in sports massage & has a keen interest in strength and conditioning outside of work she is often found in the gym, at crossfit or baking
Melanie Wilson
Melanie WilsonPhysiotherapist & Vestibular Rehabilitation
Melanie qualified from King’s College, London in 2004 with a 2:1 BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy degree. Melanie completed an MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine, with a merit, from Cardiff Metropolitan University. Melanie is a member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists and enjoys seeing the benefits of acupuncture with her patients. She is also an APPI certified Pilates Instructor.
Jessica Ackroyd
Jessica AckroydPodiatrist
Jessica graduated from Southampton University in 2015 with a 1st class BSc (Hons) with full POM-A and POM-S additional entitlements. Jessica has worked as a senior podiatrist within the high-risk foot team specialising in diabetic foot care within the community and hospital care setting. Within this role she has experience in undertaking diabetic foot reviews, the management of foot ulcerations and amputations, multi-disciplinary team working and has experience in toenail surgery.
She has recently been employed as a first point of contact podiatrist within the Primary Care Network within Bristol where she has expanded her skills in dermatology and biomechanics assessments of the foot and ankle. Her keen interested are in the education and prevention of the high-risk foot. Jessica is a member of the Royal College of Podiatry.
Annie Dixon
Annie DixonPhysiotherapist
Annie qualified from Southampton University in 2001 with a 2:1 BSc honours in physiotherapy. She has worked for the NHS at Southmead hospital since qualifying, completing rotations in all Physiotherapy disciplines before specialising in Trauma and Orthopaedics. Annie has extensive experience in the early rehabilitation phase following acute fractures, particularly post hip fracture, and following planned elective surgery. She has a keen interest in falls prevention, and gait and balance retraining with an ultimate goal of keeping patients as active and independent as possible. Annie can offer home visits for assessment and treatment planning.

Our Valuable Team Members – Masseurs

Sheonagh Scott
Sheonagh ScottMassage Therapist
After graduating in 1986 with a BSc(hons) in Psychology, Sheonagh worked in the mental health field for several years.She also had a great interest in physical therapies and qualified in Swedish Massage in 2000 and Sports Massage in 2001 and has been practising ever since, adding to her knowledge and skills.Sheonagh is a member of BABTAC.
Megan Beswick
Megan BeswickMassage Therapist
Nicola Crocker
Nicola CrockerMassage Therapist
Nicola graduated from Cardiff University with a First-Class Honours in Physiotherapy (BSc). She has a Level 4 Professional Diploma in sports massage and is a Certified Pilates Instructor through the Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute (APPI). Currently working as a physiotherapist with the NHS in Wales, Nicola offers group Pilates classes and works with My Physio in Thornbury. She has a keen interest in understanding chronic pain conditions and is passionate about helping patients be active through healthy movement.

Nicola loves all things fitness, is a keen runner and has a passion for mountain hiking. On days off she can be found training outside, come rain or shine, or hiking up the Welsh mountains.