Torben Hersborg, principal osteopath:
Torben founded the Central London Osteopathy and Sports Injury Clinics in 1991 and through his insight into sports injuries (37 years of competitive judo – 5th in the 2002 World Masters Championships), his interests are sports injuries and sports performance enhancement for the Elite Competitor as well as structural treatment for acute pains, long term conditions, He likes cases that so far have been resistant to treatment.
Patients have come from around the World to see him and flown him to most Continents as well. They include numerous World- and Olympic Champions, Oscar Winners and Top Performers.
Our osteopaths and physiotherapists are registered with all major health insurances - except BUPA and AXA/PPP who since 2016/7 have reduced benefits per treatment and not allowing their members to top up will not make it viable for most clinics in Central London to work with them.
Diluka Perera osteopath, cranial osteopath in London, osteopath for babies:
Diluka qualified from the British College of Naturopathy and Osteopathy in 2003.
Her treatments consist of structural osteopathy and can involve cranial osteopathy, visceral osteopathy, naturopathy and nutrition. She also has interest and experience in treating children and babies. Diluka is registered with all the major private health insurances but not BUPA and AXA/PPP who in 2016/7 were reducing benefits per treatment and not allowing their members to top up. This will not make it viable for most clinics in Central London to function under their terms.
Michael Snell, osteopath in london:
Michael qualified with a master's degree from The British School of Osteopathy in 2014 and spent a year with the Osteopathic Sports Care Association (OSCA) working with GB and Olympic athletes and professional sports clubs including Bath Rugby Club and West Ham United Football Club.
Michael is qualified in Chiropractic Biophysics and was clinic manager at Back to Health Chiropractic Clinics in London for three years. Michael previously played football to a professional level at Dagenham and Redbridge Football Club and Thurrock Football Club and is currently 1st team osteopath to Great Baddow Football Club. Michael has experience working in the NHS at East Street GP surgery, Manna Clinic for the homeless and Chapman HIV clinic.
Fabio Basile osteopath in London, manual therapist:
Apart from working at the Central London Osteopathy and Sports injury Clinic, Fabio is since 2013 the osteopath for the Italian Olympic rowing team, which is regarded as one of the best teams in the World, treating Olympic medallists, senior, U23 and junior athletes during the Italian camp and world championships. Fabio has a dual registration as an osteopath in 2 countries: Italy and UK.He has experience with different acute and chronic symptoms, from children to elderly. His particular interest is sports osteopathy: rowing, running, cycling, weight lifting, fitness activities, boxing and martial arts, kite-surfing, surfing, swimming, soccer, volleyball and basketball.
Fabio might use dry needling and kinesio-taping in his osteopathy treatments.
He is a researcher in reliability of osteopathic tests, with 2 international publications – and he is lecturer at some osteopathic, physiotherapy and medical conferences. Fabio has achieved an MSc in Sports and Exercise therapy.
Fabio has been teaching for several years and his osteopathic therapy is based on structural adjustments, visceral and cranio-sacral principles and it is continuously combined with techniques and therapies, such as kinesio-taping and postural-stretching advices. He is aware of differential diagnosis and medical conditions thanks to his first-hand experience with different GPs, specialists and medical teams.
You wil find him empathetic and caring, open-minded and ready to help anybody. Patients often feel a relief of pain even after the first treatment and a clear treatment plan will be presented and discussed throughout the therapy. Fabio combines his osteopathy with several years experience as exercise therapist and personal trainer.
He is also certified in DSE workstation assessment, to advise office workers on how to have a better posture and cope with desk-related discomforts. Insurance companies registration: Fabio is only registered with SimplyHealth.
Chiarra Paolillo, osteopath in London:
Chiarra graduated from Istituto Superiore di Osteopatia (ISO Milan) with a B.Sc. Honours in Osteopathy validated by the University of Wales, She is a registered osteopath in both Italy and the UK and she has a keen interest in sports osteopathy as she appreciates its role in preventing trauma as well as treating injuries. She enjoys treating patients at all stages in life, combining a wide variety of structural, cranial and visceral techniques in order to achieve the best outcome for her patient. She also incorporates the use of Kinesiotaping and Dry needling in her treatments as well as advice on lifestyle, posture and rehabilitation exercises to achieve the best recovery.
Chiarra is registered with all the major private health insurance companies - except BUPA and AXA/PPP who since 2016/7 reduced benefits per treatment and not allowing their members to top up will not make it viable for most clinics in Central London to work with them
Daniel Collis, osteopath in London
Dan graduated with a first class masters degree from the European School of Osteopathy.
An accomplished runner himself he has extensive experience in treating a variety of high level athletes especially in Atheltics. He has also helped many office workers get back to being pain free in short times.
Before qualifying as an Osteopath Dan worked as Physical training instructor both in the Army Reserves and in corporate settings.
His treatments are tailored to the needs of the patient and often include structural techniques alongside bespoke and up to date rehabilitation exercise advise to ensure an optimal recovery.
David Canevaro, osteopath in London
David Canevaro BSc Hons osteopathy, Polestar Pilates and APPI Clinical Pilates instructor, ITEC remedial and sports massage therapist and western acupuncturist. David specialises in the osteopathic treatment of sports injuries and other related musculoskeletal conditions. With a background in osteopathy, chiropractic, acupuncture, sports massage, and dance, David has a unique approach and knowledge of soft tissue manipulation, trigger point release and sports injury rehabilitation. David is a Polestar Pilates teacher and a former Australian Physiotherapy Pilates institute trainer. He has worked as a lecturer and clinic supervisor for the British School of Osteopathy and BCOM, two of the most respected osteopathic schools in the world. David also specialises in acupuncture, gait analysis, and clinical Pilates, where Pilates is combined with osteopathy to treat a whole variety of conditions and injuries. David has named is own unique approach to rehabilitation osteolates. Osteolates is a fusion of osteopathy and clinical pilates. David also collaborates with Dr Ron McCulloch a specialist in Biomechanical assessments. His knowledge in exercise prescription allows David to provide is patients with tailored rehabilitation programs. Daniel is registered with all the major private health insurance companies - except BUPA and AXA/PPP who since 2016/7 reduced benefits per treatment and not allowing their members to top up, which will not make it viable for most osteopathy clinics in Central London to work with them.