All About Hydrotherapy

Hydrotherapy, or water therapy is a well-known rehabilitation tool used for the treatment of a wide range of injuries, ailments and also the promotion of physical wellbeing. Water, more specifically, immersion in water for rehabilitation purposes has been carried out for hundreds of years and now forms an integral part of physiotherapy treatment.   How…

Vivien Allen

Vivien Allen – Paediatric Physiotherapist Grad Dip Phys MCSP Vivien is an experienced children’s physiotherapist who trained at West Middlesex Hospital, London, qualifying in 1977. She first worked in Bristol at Frenchay Hospital and then Bristol Children’s Hospital, where she  achieved a senior position as deputy superintendent, before relocating to Guildford. Post graduate training and special interests include: Cerebral…

Stuart Butler

Stuart Butler – Physiotherapist MSc MCSP BSc (Hons) GSR. @physiobutler As well as being a member of the team at Allen Physiotherapy, Stuart is also the Medical Lead for England Athletics and has been at the past two Commonwealth Games (Glasgow 2014 / Delhi 2010) and was part of London 2012 Olympics. He has travelled…

Lucy Eggleton

Lucy Eggleton – Physiotherapist MSc MCSP BSc (Hons)   Lucy initially qualified with a BSc in Sports Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention in 2009 from Middlesex University, and subsequently completed an MSc in Physiotherapy at King’s College London in 2012. These two qualifications have complemented each other in delivering effective treatment to a wide range of musculoskeletal…

Dr John Allen

  Dr John Allen – Physiotherapist     John started the first Sports Council injury clinic at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, and subsequently three British Olympic Association accredited clinics. Lecturer and clinical tutor, post-graduate doctors, MSc in Sports Medicine, London University. Clinical tutor and examiner, Physiotherapy MSc, Sports Rehabilitation BSc, London Universities. Doctorate in…

Patient satisfaction survey 2014 RESULTS!

As some of you may know we carried out a patient satisfaction survey for 2014. Here are the results! So… 97.05% would recommend us to family and friends – those who wouldn’t recommend did score generally 9/10s Treatment effective?  Average score of 9.59/10 Now for some quotes from some of you! “Really beneficial discussion, Ben…

Guildford Hydrotherapy Reopens

Following on from the previous post regarding our Guildford hydrotherapy pool being closed for refurbishments. We have had an update yesterday and we can now announce that the pool will be reopening starting the 11th December 2014. Hopefully it will remain open for the foreseeable future on the same schedule as before (Thursdays from 5:30PM till 8PM) Obviously this has been one…

Update On Guildford Hydrotherapy Closure

Just another quick update today folks, Following on from the previous post regarding our Guildford hydrotherapy pool being closed for refurbishments. We have had an update yesterday and the latest is that the pool should be reopened mid December! Once it does open it will be open for the foreseeable future on the same schedule as before (Thursdays from 5:30PM…