Alison qualified from The University of Ulster in Belfast in 1992. In 1997, she completed a two-year diploma in Acupunture at Nottingham City Hospital. Since then she has completed a Masters in Health Ergonomics.
Alison worked in the NHS at Poole General Hospital, Stoke Mandiville Hospital, Hemel Hempstead General Hospital, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and more recently at Ealing Hospital. She has worked widely in GP outreach clinics connected to these hospitals.
After having two children she has returned to work with David, her husband at the Oakleigh Physio
Alison's specialities are in the treatment of spinal and postural problems such as low back pain, sciatica and neck pain, and has a wide experience in sports injuries. Her experience in sport involved working with both hockey and rugby teams. Aylesbury Rugby Club has been Alison's main sporting work but she has also worked with the West of England young hockey players.
Over the past four years Alison has been teaching Pilates at Oakleigh Physio which has proved very popular with our patients.
In her spare time Alison enjoys breaking her record number of steps on her “Fit Bit” and walking rescue Greyhounds with her daughter.