Allison and Chris were both born and raised in Hitchin and have lived there all of their lives. Allison went to Hitchin Girls' School and Chris went to Hitchin Boys' School. In addition to degrees and post graduate certificates in Osteopathy, Allison holds a degree in Physics and Chris a degree in Computer Science, along with an HNC in engineering.
Chris and Allison are both registered as Osteopaths with the General Osteopathic Council. We hold first class degrees in Osteopathy, having graduated from the College of Osteopaths at the top of our class in 2006. We completed post-graduate training in 2012 amongst other osteopaths, again finishing at the top of the cohort.
We are Clinic Tutors and Lecturers at the College of Osteopaths. Chris became a Final Clinical Competency (FCC) Examiner in 2010 ensuring that graduating students meet the standards required by the General Osteopathic Council. We teach the next generation. Chris became the acting Deputy Clinic Director at the College of Osteopaths in 2015.
Chris has trained for years in South East Asian martial arts with the foremost Malaysian Silat Master in Europe. His special interest areas are foot biomechanics, pelvic imbalances and treatment of the elderly.
Allison is a former ski instructor and has a background in dance and amateur dramatics, having performed roles with the Hitchin Thespians. She is also an active member of Hitchin's community as a school governor.
Hitchin Osteopathic Clinic, Old Park Dental Surgery, 72 Old Park Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG5 2JT 01462 432609