Who We are

Kelley Waters - DO BSc (Hons) Ost. Registered Osteopath GOsC

 

Kelley qualified from the European School of Osteopathy in 1999 and worked in various busy practices before establishing the Orchard Clinic in 2002.

She is passionate about her vocation and has chosen like-minded practitioners to work alongside her in Upper Basildon, allowing her to create a caring, professional health clinic providing the very best care for each client. Kelley is delighted to be working in a team with osteopaths who have a similar approach to her.

Kelley lives locally and is married to Dominic and they have two children, Ben and Georgina.

Tom Morgan - BSc (Hons) Ost. Registered Osteopath GOsC

 

Tom qualified from the College of Osteopaths in London and has since worked locally at clinics in South Oxfordshire and Berkshire.

His background and experience as a Sports Injury Therapist enable him to treat his patients using a wide range of techniques, returning them to their normal activities as soon as possible and minimising recurrences. Tom lives in Wallingford with Lou and his two young children.

Carrie Schmidt - MICHT Massage Therapist

 

Carrie has worked as a remedial massage therapist since 2001 and has been involved with the Orchard Clinic since it opened in October 2002.

She combines deep soft tissue massage with exercise and stretching and advice, while working closely with the other therapists at the Clinic, ensuring the most effective treatment for her clients. Carrie lives near Goring with her husband and two boys, Joshua and Harry.

Julia Deacon - Massage Therapist

 

Like Carrie, Julia studied at Newbury College and is very much enjoying working as part of the clinic massage team. She uses deep soft tissue release techniques to aid relief of muscular aches and pains and stimulate recovery from injury. Julia has completed her advance clinical massage course with the Jing Institute in Brighton.

She gains great satisfaction from improving the wellbeing of her clients. She lives in the Newbury area and is a working mother of two daughters.

Kathy Aitchison - Massage Therapist

Anna Wilson - (MA Cantab)

After a degree in French and Spanish, and a career first in publishing and then as owner of a care business, Anna decided to pursue her passion for holistic health. She trained as a massage therapist with Quantum Metta School of Massage in London, then as a yoga teacher with Camyoga in Cambridge, and is currently training in reflexology.

Anna is qualified in Holistic Massage (MTI level 4), Traditional Thai Yoga Massage (APNT), hot stone massage and is a member of the Massage Training Institute and the Complementary Therapists Association. Her therapeutic treatments combine deep tissue techniques, along with more gentle massage and stretches according to the needs of each client.

Anna currently divides her time between her home in North London (with two beautiful Bengal cats) and West Berkshire (where she spends time with her partner). She has two grown-up sons and loves walking, climbing, yoga and cooking.

Georgia Turner - MChS, Bsc Hons, HCPC Registered Podiatrist

 

With almost 20 years’ experience as a Podiatrist, both as an NHS clinician and team manager, Georgia has experience of working in both hospital and health centre settings in both Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.

With a special interest in Diabetic foot health, Georgia has previously provided foot health education talks to newly diagnosed Diabetics in Buckinghamshire.

Podopaediatrics (children’s foot health) became a special interest after becoming a mum herself which motivated Georgia to provide the type of straightforward, knowledgeable advice and aftercare that she would expect for her own children.

Georgia currently works for Oxfordshire’s NHS Podiatry service two days a week and in joining The Orchard Clinic team, she hopes to provide a professional, patient centred, approach in order to keep patients on their feet.

Abi Williamson - Reflexologist IIR, MAR

 

Abi qualified with the International Institute of Reflexology in London. Originally from a scientific background with a BSc in Biology and an MSc in Marine Biology, Abi is constantly amazed by reflexology and its benefits. She enjoys treating a range of conditions in adults, children & babies. She lives in Upper Basildon with her husband and two young children and enjoys sailing and the outdoors.

Sally Knight - Practice Manager

 

Sally is the Practice Manager at The Orchard Clinic. She came out of retirement to assist Kelley at the beginning and has not managed to escape since!

Sally lives in Hermitage and she very much enjoys being part of the team; working in the background to help make visits to the Clinic as enjoyable and relaxing as possible for all clients and practitioners.