Meet the Scoliosis SOS Team

The Scoliosis SOS Clinic is staffed by a dedicated team of qualified scoliosis consultants and therapists. We work hard to ensure that every treatment course delivers the best possible results for our patients – read on to find out more about us, or contact us now to arrange a consultation.

Erika Maude
Erika Maude Clinic Principal & Founder
  • Diagnosed with scoliosis aged 11, wore a Boston brace from 13-15 years old, but condition progressed and was offered spinal fusion for a 42 degree curve, refused surgery in favour of non-surgical scoliosis management in 2002 
  • First hand experience of using exercise-based therapies for fifteen years 
  • Trained under Dr Manuel Rigo & Dr Hans Rudolf Weiss at their respective clinics 
  • Voted East of England Young Businesswoman of the Year for 2007 
  • Scoliosis story featured in a number of national and local publications 
  • Guest appearances on BBC Breakfast (twice) and Radio 4 - Women's Hour 
  • On the Board of the Educational Committee, SOSORT 
  • Presented at 7th, 8th & 11th SOSORT conferences in Canada & Europe, 2010, 2011 & 2014
  • Presented at 40th British Scoliosis Society meeting 2016
  • Attended 4th - 13th international SOSORT conferences, 2007 - 2016 
  • Certified in SEAS method course: Part I & II

Jason Black
Jason Black Scoliosis Consultant & Clinical Manager
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Physiotherapy from Robert Gordon University 
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP (086118) & HPC (PH94207)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method 
  • Accredited Dynamic Movement Orthotics Practitioner 
  • Accredited LBG & Quadrastep Orthotic Practitioner 
  • Foundation Skills in Massage and Soft Tissue Manipulation 
  • National Sport’s First Aid Certificate
  • On the Board of the Communication Committee, SOSORT
  • Attended 8th - 13th international SOSORT conferences, 2011 - 2016 
  • Presented at 11th & 13th SOSORT conferences in Wiesbaden & Canada, 2014 & 2016
  • Presented at IFOMPT conference in Glasgow, 2016
  • Certified in SEAS method course: Part I & II 
  • Certified in FITS concept

Chrissy Pilcher
Chrissy Pilcher Senior ScolioGold Therapist & Deputy Clinical Manager
  • Master of Science Degree in Rehabilitation Science from Brighton University 
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Exercise Science from Bournemouth University 
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP (092574), HPC (PH101500) & AACP (15748)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method 
  • Accredited LBG Orthotic Practitioner
  • Integrated Myofascial Therapy: Level 1 
  • Mulligan Concept, Mobilisations with Movement: Level 1 
  • Trained in the Combined Approach to the Sacroiliac Joint
  • Licensed in Western Medical Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Pain Conditions
  • Attended 13th international SOSORT conference, Banff, Canada 2016 

Georgie Frere
Georgie Frere Senior ScolioGold Therapist & Scoliosis Consultant
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Physiotherapy from Cape Town University, South Africa
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP (097085) & HCPC (PH106467)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Accredited LBG Orthotic Practitioner
  • Dry Needling Levels 1 & 2
  • Safeguarding Training in association with NSPCC

Ben Fitzgerald-Lombard
Ben Fitzgerald-Lombard ScolioGold Therapist & Scoliosis Consultant
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Physiotherapy from Liverpool University
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP & HCPC (PH110508)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method 
  • Accredited LBG Orthotic Practitioner
  • Qualified in Emergency First Aid

Johanna Häkkinen
Johanna Häkkinen ScolioGold Therapist
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Physiotherapy from Savonia University, Finland
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP (099201) & HCPC (PH108532)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Accredited LBG Orthotic Practitioner

Charlie Kydd
Charlie Kydd ScolioGold Therapist
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sport & Exercise Science from Birmingham University
  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Physiotherapy from King's College, London
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP & HCPC (PH110499)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Accredited LBG Orthotic Practitioner
  • Trained in Kinesiology Taping
  • Diploma in Sports Massage

Kylie Hobson
Kylie Hobson Senior Patient Care Coordinator
  • Qualifications in Health & Social Care and Psychology 
  • Extensive training in reading X-rays 
  • Education in LBG & Quadrastep Orthotics 
  • Experience in advising thousands of patients through their scoliosis treatment options 
  • Actively raises awareness of spinal conditions for early detection & treatment 
  • Attended 8th international SOSORT conference in Barcelona, 2011 

Danielle Clark
Danielle Clark Financial & Office Manager
  • Oversees the office team
  • Manages the clinic's accounting & finances
  • Extensive experience in customer service & administration roles
  • Level 2 in Bookkeeping from AAT  

Abbie Turland
Abbie Turland Patient Care Coordinator
  • Extensive experience working in the healthcare sector
  • Qualifications in Health & Social Care
  • Responsible for patient enquiries and treatment bookings
  • Oversees insurance funding claims

Bonnie Little Junior Office Administrator
  • Experience in customer service & administration 
  • Manages patient communications 
  • Oversees exercise equipment ordering & distribution
  • Qualified Life Guard

My Patient
Experience
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Thank you for giving me the opportunity to do something to help me improve my back. Your clinic gave me an alternative.

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Pauline, 41 from Malta