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We’ve all heard of rehab – but what about ‘prehab’?

By Elisa Withers, Co-founder of APPI Clinics, Physiotherapist, Pilates Instructor. Prehab is all about preparing your body and mind before you have surgery. To reduce risks and improve your recovery, we aim to improve the health and function of both your injured joint and your body as a whole. At … Continued

Five amazing reasons for taking a Pilates mat class

By Elisa Withers, Co-founder of APPI Clinics, Physiotherapist, Pilates Instructor. Due to popular demand, we’re expanding our offering of Pilates mat classes. The pandemic has certainly taught us all the importance of looking after mind and body. Pilates matwork offers a great way to not only align, strengthen and tone the … Continued

My Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

By Amy Williamson, Senior Women’s Health Physiotherapist at our Hampstead clinic. I completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge at the weekend. It’s a walking challenge spread over three of the highest peaks in Yorkshire – and the aim is to complete it in under 12 hours. 24 miles over three … Continued

Injury rehabilitation

In this blog our Physio and Running Coach Alex Parford explains how Physios carry out injury rehabilitation. What is it? Injury rehabilitation is a way of improving mobility, strength, balance and co-ordination when trying to recover from an injury. For the vast majority of people, the reason they have pain … Continued

Acupuncture from a newbie’s point of view

In this blog our yoga teacher Maryann Huynh tells the story of trying acupuncture for the first time. I believe in energy and connection As a yoga teacher, I’m a firm believer in the energetic body, how energy can get stuck and stagnant within us and that finding ways to … Continued

My Ultra Marathon experience

In this blog our Physio and Running Coach Alex Parford, based at our Wimbledon clinic, talks about his Ultra Marathon experience on Saturday 5 June. I recently undertook my first Ultra Marathon The race was organised by a company called Maverick Races and was held in Exmoor, North Devon. The … Continued

Technique training for runners

By Alex Parford, Physiotherapist, Run coach and Ultra marathon runner What is it? Through running technique training you can improve your form and biomechanics when you run. It’s usually done by implementing drills and coaching cues to make your running more efficient and effective. Why do it? Running technique training … Continued