Chris Pitts

MCSP, Grad Dip Phys, HCPC registered
Musculoskeletal Specialist
  • Neck, back and pelvic joints
  • Patello-femoral and knee joint
  • Cranio-mandibular joint (jaw)
  • McKenzie Therapist

Chris qualified as a Chartered Physiotherapist from Nottingham School of Physiotherapy in 1981. He has worked in the NHS in a community hospital in Derbyshire, a large teaching hospital in Nottingham, and locally as a superintendent physiotherapist in a district general hospital and clinical manager at an independent charity-funded physiotherapy unit. More recently he has worked in a community hospital and a GP practice. He has also worked in private practice for many years

He is a specialist musculoskeletal physiotherapist with a particular interest in manual therapy, studying many different approaches to manipulation and mobilisation. He qualified as a member of the Society of Orthopaedic Medicine in 1986, and completed a post graduate qualification in combined manipulation in 1988. He became a credentialed McKenzie MDT practitioner in 1996. He also has an interest in the treatment of the cranio-mandibular joint (jaw).

Chris has a special interest in recognising and correcting the factors which produce pain and dysfunction. He is passionate about helping people to understand how their body works, so that they can make the necessary adjustments which will enable them to achieve their goals and remain fit and healthy throughout their lives.

Professional membership of:

  • Society of Orthopaedic Medicine
  • McKenzie Institute – Credentialed Therapist in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
  • Association of Chartered Physiotherapists in Temporo-mandibular Disorders