Meet The Team

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

Clinic Principal & Founder

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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 
  • Subject of a BBC One documentary on community finance for business start-ups
  • On the Board of the Educational Committee, SOSORT 
  • Presented at 7th, 8th, 11th & 16th SOSORT conferences in Canada, USA & Europe, 2010, 2011, 2014 & 2019
  • Presented at 40th British Scoliosis Society meeting 2016
  • Invited Guest Speaker for 42nd British Scoliosis Society meeting in Belfast, 2019
  • Attended 4th - 16th international SOSORT conferences, 2007 - 2019 
  • Certified in SEAS method course: Part I & II
  • Training in Spiral Stabilisation

GEORGIE FRERE

Scoliosis Consultant & Clinical Manager

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GEORGIE FRERE

Scoliosis Consultant & Clinical Manager

  • 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 Practitioner & Orthotic Insole Prescriber
  • Dry Needling Levels 1 & 2
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture
  • Training in Spinal Manipulation Techniques
  • Safeguarding Training in association with NSPCC
  • Guest lectures at various under & post-graduate physiotherapy programmes
  • Presented at 14th - 16th international SOSORT conferences, 2017-2019

CHARLES IMPEY

Scoliosis Consultant & Scoliogold Therapist

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CHARLES IMPEY

Scoliosis Consultant & Scoliogold Therapist

  • Master of Science Degree in Sport & Health Science from University of Exeter
  • Bachelor of Liberal Arts & Sciences Degree in Nueroscience & Performance Science from Quest University, Canada 
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • Level 4 in Neuro-Spinal Assessment & Treatment
  • First Aid Qualification

KARA CATTELL

Senior Scoliogold Therapist

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KARA CATTELL

Senior Scoliogold Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sports Therapy from University of Essex
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method 
  • Medical Acupuncture & Dry Needling practitioner
  • Level 4 in Neuro-Spinal Assessment & Treatment
  • Previous experience as a sports massage therapist & judging Acrobatic Gymnastics
  • First Aid Qualification
  • Attended 16th international SOSORT conference in San Francisco, USA 2019

Adam Frymorgen

Senior ScolioGold Therapist

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Adam Frymorgen

Senior ScolioGold Therapist

  • Master of Science Degree in Physiotherapy from University of Physical Education, Krakow, Poland
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Physiotherapy from Bielsko-Biala, Poland 
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP (105687) & HCPC (PH116691)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Sports Rehabilitation Qualification
  • Fully bilingual in English and Polish

Chrissy Pilcher

Senior ScolioGold Therapist

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Chrissy Pilcher

Senior ScolioGold Therapist

  • 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), HCPC (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 
  • Guest lectures at various undergraduate physiotherapy programmes & the School Nurses Forum

Avni Bhansali

ScolioGold Therapist

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Avni Bhansali

ScolioGold Therapist

  • Master of Science Degree in Physiotherapy from Brunel University
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Biomedical Sciences from Imperial College, London 
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, registered with CSP (108003) HCPC (PH120294)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • Training in Functional Kinesio-taping, Mumbai 2019
  • London Virgin Money Marathon Physiotherapy Team 2019
  • Fully multilingual in English, Gujarati, Hindi and Dutch

Jessica Griffiths

ScolioGold Therapist

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Jessica Griffiths

ScolioGold Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Dance Theatre from Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • Vinyasa Yoga Instructor
  • Level 5 Professional Diploma in Sport & Remedial Massage Therapy

Georgia Pearch

ScolioGold Therapist

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Georgia Pearch

ScolioGold Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Sports Therapy from University of Kent 
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football Qualification
  • Player for Gillingham Women’s Football Club

Adam Kroon

ScolioGold Therapist

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Adam Kroon

ScolioGold Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Exercise Science from University of Nottingham
  • Registered to the, British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • FIFA Emergency First Aid level 2

Sian McGinn

ScolioGold Therapist (Birmingham Clinic)

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Sian McGinn

ScolioGold Therapist (Birmingham Clinic)

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sports Rehabilitation and Exercise Science from University of Nottingham
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • Safeguarding Training in association with NSPCC
  • First Aid Qualification

Ella Morley

ScolioGold Therapist (Bristol Clinic)

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Ella Morley

ScolioGold Therapist (Bristol Clinic)

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sport Rehabilitation from University of the West of England
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • Trained in Therapeutic Massage: Level 1
  • First Aid Qualification
  • Safeguarding Training in association with NSPCC

Faine Walsh

ScolioGold Therapist (Bristol Clinic)

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Faine Walsh

ScolioGold Therapist (Bristol Clinic)

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sport Rehabilitation from University of the West of England
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Extensive dance training & performing experience to university level

Lewis Chappell

ScolioGold Therapist (Bristol Clinic)

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Lewis Chappell

ScolioGold Therapist (Bristol Clinic)

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sports Therapy from University of Gloucestershire
  • Insured member of the Society of Sports Therapists
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • FA Level 1 football Coaching
  • FAA Level 2 award in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillation (QCF)

Rachel McFetridge

ScolioGold Therapist (Dublin Clinic)

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Rachel McFetridge

ScolioGold Therapist (Dublin Clinic)

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sports Science & Health from Technical University Dublin
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • GAA Foundation Coaching Award
  • Safeguarding Training in Association with Tulsa Child and Family Agency

Isobel Coverley

ScolioGold Therapist (Manchester Clinic)

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Isobel Coverley

ScolioGold Therapist (Manchester Clinic)

  • Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Sports Rehabilitation from University of Hull
  • BASRAT (REH002497)
  • Certified in the ScolioGold method
  • Qualified in Medical Acupuncture / Dry Needling
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Fundamental Kinesio Taping Levels 1 and 2
  • Level 1 certified instrument assisted soft tissue mobilisation practitioner
  • FA level 4 Immediate trauma medical management in football (ITMMiF) qualification 
  • RFU Level 2 Pre Hospital Immediate Care in Sport Course (PHICIS) qualification
  • Safeguarding Training in association with NSPCC

Carl Surridge

Osteopath

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Carl Surridge

Osteopath

  • Qualified from University College of Osteopathy (formerly the British School of Osteopathy) 
  • Registered Osteopath, GOsC (1523)
  • Fellow of Sutherland Cranial College & active member of the teaching faculty

Jane Maude

Clinic Co-Founder

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Jane Maude

Clinic Co-Founder

  • Extensive experience in management & secretarial sectors
  • BEd (Cantab) Teaching
  • Qualifications in typing & shorthand
  • Attended 4th - 15th international SOSORT conferences, 2007 - 2018

Kylie Hobson

Clinic Development Manager & Senior
Patient Care Coordinator

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Kylie Hobson

Clinic Development Manager & 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

Financial Manager

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Danielle Clark

Financial Manager

  • Manages the clinic's accounting & finances
  • Extensive experience in customer service & administration roles
  • Level 2 in Bookkeeping from AAT 

Anthony Vos

Finance Assistant

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Anthony Vos

Finance Assistant

  • Degrees in Chemistry, Hospitality & Business Management
  • Management experience in the hospitality industry
  • Currently studying for ACCA
  • Fully bilingual in English and French

Sydney Saunders

Receptionist

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Sydney Saunders

Receptionist

  • Qualifications in Sociology, Communications & English
  • Greets and welcomes patients visiting the clinic 
  • Helps patients with making & changing their appointments
  • Manages the clinic’s social media pages

Daisy Mayhew

Office Manager & Senior Patient Care Coordinator

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Daisy Mayhew

Office Manager & Senior Patient Care Coordinator

  • Qualifications in Photography & Sociology
  • Experience in advising patients through their scoliosis treatment options
  • Responsible for patient enquiries and treatment bookings
  • Manages patient communications

Lucy Tracey

Patient Care Coordinator

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Lucy Tracey

Patient Care Coordinator

  • Qualifications in Psychology and Business
  • Level 3 Diploma in Fashion Retail
  • Responsible for patient enquiries and treatment bookings
  • Assists with patient communications

Dylan Barry

Junior Office Administrator

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Dylan Barry

Junior Office Administrator

  • Qualifications in Business Studies & Sports Science
  • FA Level 1 Introduction into First Aid
  • Experience in customer service & administration
  • Oversees exercise equipment ordering & distribution