Our Therapists


Sharon GreeneSharon 2016

Sharon is a Senior Physiotherapist who qualified at the Middlesex Hospital, London, in 1985. She has worked in both the public and private sector and has specialist interests in sports medicine, knee rehab and acupuncture. Sharon was an honorary physiotherapist at the Student Games and has treated elite & international athletes and professional teams. Valuable experience was also gained working as the physiotherapist for a semi-professional football team. This has given her broad experience in sports injuries and a strong manual therapy background in order to treat complex chronic musculoskeletal problems. In 1996 Sharon qualified to use acupuncture and uses this treatment regularly.
   

Gloudien OlivierGloudien 2016

Gloudien qualified as a physiotherapist in 1999. She has had an interest in the physiotherapy management of musculoskeletal injuries since she started working. Over the years she has worked closely with orthopaedic consultants, providing physiotherapy treatment and advice to enhance patient recovery.Gloudien moved from South Africa to the UK in 2002 and worked at the QE2 hospital in Welwyn as a senior physiotherapist in the out-patient department. Since 2005 Gloudien has been working in private physiotherapy practice. Here she has gained valuable experience in treating sports injuries and musculoskeletal conditions.

She has a special interest in treating back problems and sport injuries and finds her medical acupuncture a great asset. Aside from her hands on treatment, Gloudien feels getting to the root of the problem and giving sound advice is an equally important aspect of the treatment so that the patient and the physiotherapist can work together to alleviate symptoms. 

Karla GardnerKarla 2016 Karla qualified as a physiotherapist from Coventry University in 2006, before completing a Masters degree there in 2013.  She has a wealth of experience both within the NHS and the private sector; her competencies include musculoskeletal, neurological and orthopaedic physiotherapy, as well as treating sports injuries and teaching Pilates.  Karla has also worked as a physiotherapist at the London Marathon and Old Coventrians Rugby Club. Karla is also a qualified Pilates instructor.

Karla is a very sociable and active person and enjoys going to the gym and other exercises classes, helping to ensure her own personal fitness.  She also enjoys spending time with her husband, their daughters and her family.

Jack McDonald

Jack qualified as a physiotherapist at the University of Hertfordshire in 2017.  He has since worked in the NHS in Hertfordshire developing his knowledge of local services and acute settings. Jack has experience working with patients with neurological problems like those affected by strokes, Parkinson’s, MS and nerve/spinal cord injury.  Jack has spent time working with a local rugby team developing his skills in musculoskeletal injuries and uses this to enhance his approach to optimising function and regaining independence in patients with neurological conditions.  Jack has a holistic approach to his practice and has an awareness of how mental health can impact people with long term conditions and how long term conditions and pain can impact people’s lives.

Keith Carmichael 

Keith qualified as a Sports Rehabilitator from the University of Hull in 2021.  Since his graduation he has worked in private physiotherapy clinic, assessing and rehabilitating various musculoskeletal and neurological injuries, spanning from low back pain and post knee replacement, to spinal cord injury and stroke.  Keith has wide-ranging interest in the sporting world, with a focus on sports-related musculoskeletal injuries. Following his graduation, he has gained a breadth of experience and has training in sports massage, taping and exercise-based rehabilitation, all with the aim of bettering physical and mental health and wellbeing, whether that is on the pitch or in the office.