THERESA BELL (MCSP, HCPC)
Theresa is the lead clinician at Body Works Physiotherapy & Pilates. She works as a musculoskeletal (outpatient) physiotherapist and as an instructor in both mat based and studio based Pilates. She is also a qualified acupuncturist and member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.
Theresa graduated from Brunel University in 1996 with a First class honours degree in Physiotherapy. In 2003 she became a fully qualified Pilates instructor, with similarly high distinction, through the internationally recognised Polestar group. Theresa is also in the middle of studying for a Masters degree in Physiotherapy through Coventry University.
From 1996-2001 Theresa worked at Northwick Park Hospital in Greater London, gaining her first post as a Senior Physiotherapist. She then moved back to the East Midlands, where she joined the team at the Leicester General Hospital. In 2003 she created Body Works Physiotherapy & Pilates.
ANTHONY WOODWARD (MCSP, HCPC)
Tony graduated from Coventry University school of Physiotherapy in 2005, before joining the team at Body Works in 2009. A competitive marathon and half marathon runner, he has a particular interest in sports injuries. Tony is an experienced hand therapist (British Association of Hand Therapists) and member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.
TOM SWINLEY (MCSP, HCPC)
Tom is a graduate of Coventry University school of Physiotherapy who combines his role at Body Works Physiotherapy & Pilates with his work as a physiotherapist within the NHS. His clinical interests include knee and back injuries, and strength and conditioning. Tom is also a keen gym goer and rugby league player. He is planning to enrol on a Masters degree in Physiotherapy in the future.
Maggie joined our team as head of administration, following a successful career at the BUPA (now Spire) Hospital in Oadby, Leicestershire. Maggie is the linchpin that keeps all the wheels at Body Works turning together. If you’re contacting us it’s likely you’ll be dealing with Maggie, so expect a friendly and professional welcome.
MARK BELL (MCSP)
Mark graduated from Brunel University in 1996 with an honours degree in Physiotherapy. He then worked as a senior outpatient physiotherapist at Northwick Park Hospital and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, in London. On moving to Leicester in 2001 he took a post at the Leicester General Hospital. Here his time was split between the Sports Injuries team, the outpatient department, and a number of local GP practices.
Mark worked as a clinician at Body Works for ten years before taking time out to look after family. He has now rejoined the team in a non-clinical role, overseeing the development of this rapidly growing and popular local practice.