Will Stockdale MCSP HCPC Reg.
Will Stockdale is the Clinical Director at Middlewich Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic Ltd. Will qualified in 2002 and since then has worked in 3 private practices in the North West. Will enjoys all aspects of clinical life, not only offering the highest level of service to his patients, but also mentoring his team to ensure his high standards are practised throughout the clinic. Will is obviously HCPC registered, in addition to being a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists and the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists. Will still just about manages to play rugby for Sandbach RUFC when his body lets him!
Antony Swindells MCSP HCPC Reg.
Antony started working with us at Middlewich Physio in 2015. Ant qualified in the summer of 2012 from Sheffield Hallam University before embarking on his career path working for NHS CCICP Trust as a musculo-skeletal outpatient physiotherapist, where he continues to work. Ant takes a special interest in spinal pathologies and injuries of the lower limb. Outside work, Antony spends a lot of time strength and conditioning training, as well as following football - where he has also done some pitchside work for Crewe Alexandra FC (2013) and Nantwich Town FC (2012).
Catherine Nash MCSP HCPC Reg.
Cath qualified in 2008 from Sheffield Hallam University. From there she began full time employment for East Cheshire NHS. She became a Clinical Specialist in 2011, when she also began her private workload. Cath has a special interest in paediatric conditions and she tries, where she can, to incorporate this in her NHS work, along with working at private clinics and in her pitchside work at Sandbach RUFC. Cath has completed a Master module in Acupuncture and a full Masters programme in Manual Therapy. In addition to paediatric conditions, Cath particularly likes lower limb and post-operative cases along with biomechanical analysis of running and sports injuries. When she is not working, Cath represents Harriers Netball Club and keeps fit with running, cycling and general gym work.
Alex Thurston MCSP HCPC Reg.
Alex graduated from Keele University in 2015 with First Class Honours and immediately specialised in the field of Outpatient Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy both within the NHS and the private sector. He currently works full time within the Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership, alongside working at Middlewich Physio for over 6 months. He has a passion for staying up to date with the latest research developments from within the world of physiotherapy and he enjoys translating this into his work to ensure that his practice is guided by cutting edge evidence. Outside work he is a keen gym goer and runner and enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Jo Ellis MCSP HCPC Reg.
Jo has been with the clinic since August 2018. She graduated from the University of Salford in 2010, where she had previously completed a BSc in Human Biology & Health Sciences. Since graduating Jo has completed her APPI training and is a qualified acupuncture therapist (AACP). Out of work Jo is a busy mum of two, but when she does have a minute to herself she enjoys yoga and using the gym.
Aidan Atkinson MCSP HCPC Reg.
Aidan gained his degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Birmingham, qualifying in 2016. Since then, he has worked in several clinics throughout Cheshire, gaining experience in assessment and treatment of a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions. This has ranged from improving quality of life in those with chronic conditions, to effectively rehabilitating high level athletes to aid their return to sport. Outside of work he is a keen surfer, when he gets chance to get to the sea!
Joy is our receptionist and clinic administrator. She enjoys welcoming our patients and does her best to provide them with an appointment that fits in best with their busy lifestyles. In her spare time she loves films, eating out and travel.