John Bradford – Doctor of Chiropractic DC, MSc, BSc, (Hons), MRCC, MRSM
John Bradford graduated from AECC in 1999 and has been in clinical practice for over 20 years. In this time, he has owned a practice in both Bournemouth and Oxford. He is now proud to be the owner of a double awarded Royal College of Chiropractic clinic here in Bournemouth, which is only one of 2 in Dorset.
During this time he has developed his clinical expertise which has culminated in working with several World Champion Gold Medallists, European & British Medallist as well with sports clubs; the Oxford Harlequins Rugby club and Phoenix handball team. He is currently enrolled on an International Sports Chiropractic programme.
In his practice, he prides himself on delivering a high standard of Chiropractic treatment in which he combines the latest technology (Shockwave, Cold Laser, RRT, V-Actor, Spinal Decompression), detailed patient education and prescribed video rehabilitation exercises, all delivered with a fun bedside manner.
His treatment goal is both to help prevent patients from further relapses and also to help them achieve their goals, whether it be a personal best in a sport or being able to return to gardening without pain!
John doesn’t have much free time with his dedication to his practice but when he does get away he enjoys running, open water swimming and most of all kitesurfing/windsurfing!
Klaudia Bradford – Sports Massage Therapist
In 2013 she decided to join the Back Pain Centre Team so as to be able to work on a more one to one level with the public rather than being part of a corporate brand. Working here inspired her to gain her Sports Therapy qualifications which further allowed her to engage and help people more.
Klaudia is a very motivated person who is always expanding her skills and striving to deliver her best.
Outside work she enjoys running and every so often takes part in 10k runs and Half Marathons raising regularly monies for the Aspire charity which helps people with spinal cord injuries to live independently.
Always keep trying to get the balance right between work and life outside work
Piotr Nita – Sports Massage Therapist
Piotr is a both a qualified Physiotherapist and Massage Therapist with 8 years of experience. He has trained in a variety of massage techniques including Classical, Deep Tissue, Sports Massage, Lymphatic Drainage and Relaxing. His ultimate aim with these techniques is to take your pain and stress away to leave you truly relaxed and regenerated.
Piotr aims to live a healthy lifestyle by integrating sport and nutrition. He is an experienced personal trainer who loves to spend his free time in the gym, his passion is a powerlifting. He strives to always gain new knowledge and education in the manual therapy field.
Piotr has one of the most positive personalities you are likely to ever meet!
Emily-Louise Cole – Sports Massage Therapist
Emily elite sporting background is the reason she became so passionate about manual therapies. Playing ice hockey since 5 years old and progressing to play for GB, she experienced many of her own physical and psychological problems resulting in needing sports massage treatment herself. From this moment onwards she decided she wanted to help other individuals perform to the best of their abilities and maintain health encouraging high performance wether it be in sport or every day living.
She gained her personal trainer and sports massage therapist qualification before setting off to uni at the AECC where she’s studying chiropractic with the aim of moving to America and specialising in team sports chiropractic as well as an aim of opening her own practice in the future with integrated sports massage and chiropractic similar to the BPC.
Emily’s previously worked as a mobile sports massage therapist however joined the BPC with the intention of growing her clinical skills and being able to work one to one with patients in a clinical environment. She takes great pride in her care as there is nothing more rewarding than being able to help others.
Outside of work and school Emily is a bodybuilder and trains frequently for competitions and promotes health and wellbeing wether it be for general everyday exercise or training as a more extreme athlete.
Alissa Front Desk Receptionist
Alissa discovered Chiropractic when suffered from back pain in the past so she knows and understands how difficult it can be on the road to recovery. Alissa joined the team in 2018 and since then has been making sure that every customer receives an exceptional customer service. In many cases, she is the first person you hear or see and she makes you feel welcome and at ease.
Alissa loves meeting new people, hearing their stories and connecting to them. Many come here with old injuries they had for years, some struggling to walk, some just had an accident and in a lot of pain; it’s so rewarding to hear and see how much better they feel when they come out. It is great to be a part of their journey back to health!
Alissa is delighted to be a part of the Back Pain Centre team with such a great reputation and so many success stories.