After history taking and assessment during initial consultation, Rachel will discuss appropriate soft tissue treatments relevant to your condition and if necessary suggest relevant home exercise programmes, which may include stretching and strengthening relevant structures. For example, persistent low back pain may be eased with a soothing deep tissue massage followed by posture correction and lumbar mobilising exercises to continue at home.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy
Rachel qualified as a physiotherapist from Sheffield Hallam University in 2012. A keen road cyclist and trail runner, Rachel has a special interest in the manipulation of soft tissues and the benefits of massage to the physical condition of those who partake in regular exercise. She also welcomes non sporting individuals who recognise the physical, physiological and psychological benefits of regular massage.
Since qualifying as a chartered physiotherapist she has gained further post graduate training as a sports massage therapist. Rachel is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists.
Sports Massage and Remedial massage therapy Sheffield and Hatthersage
Rachel works from clinics based in Sheffield and Hathersage and is proud to say that her practice covers an area that includes: South Yorkshire, Hope Valley and Derbyshire. She’s also proud to provide services throughout these areas due the outstanding concentration of sports men and women that ply their passion here.
As a keen cyclist and trail runner Rachel’s excited to be working closely with fell runners, triathletes and cyclist alike, this however doesn’t stop her desire to help other none sporting injuries.