Islington Osteopathy Clinic, Colebrook House, 10-12 Gaskin St, Islington, London, N1
 
KAREN WILLIS
PANTELIS XENOPHONTOS
ELODIE BRIDELANCE
CLIO TURTON

General Osteopathic Council Institute of Osteopathy International College of Applied Kinesiology UK General Council & Register of Naturopaths British Naturopathic Association Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council

Our Practitioners

Our practitioners specialise in techniques that include Applied Kinesiology and Cranial Osteopathy, and we receive a lot of recommendations based on our individual and effective approach to assessment and treatment.

Karen Willis BSc (Hons) Ost Med, ND, DO, BSc (Hons) Biochem, DIBAK

Available Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 10am-7.30pm
Karen originally trained as a Biochemist at the University of Edinburgh, and during this time she became intrigued by the field of natural medicine.
Following some years of research into cancer, genetic disorders and disease diagnostics, her interest in natural therapeutics led her to pursue a career in the healing sciences.
She obtained a First Class Honours degree in Osteopathic Medicine, Diplomas in Naturopathy and Osteopathy from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine and was awarded a prize for Natural Therapeutics.
Whilst Karen studied Osteopathy and Naturopathy, she worked as a Natural Remedies adviser and practiced Sports Massage and Lymphatic Drainage.
Since qualifying as an Osteopath and Naturopath, she has completed further training in Medical Acupuncture (dry needling), Cranial Osteopathy (Sutherland Cranial College), and Applied Kinesiology (ICAK).
  • Registered with the General Osteopathic Council
  • Member of the Institute of Osteopathy
  • President of the UK Chapter of the International College of Applied Kinesiology
  • Registered with the General Council and Register of Naturopaths
  • Member of The British Naturopathic Association

Pantelis Xenophontos M.Ost, MSc Sports Med.

Available Mondays & Saturdays from 9.30am - 7.30pm, and Wednesdays from 12-8pm
Pantelis graduated from the British School of Osteopathy with a Masterís degree in Osteopathy and has undergone further training in Medical Acupuncture and Applied Kinesiology.
His passion for sports led him to continue his studies in the field of sports medicine where he completed a Masterís degree in Sports Medicine, Exercise and Health from the University College London (UCL). He thus has a deep understanding of sports and musculoskeletal injury management and the vital role of physical activity in the prevention and treatment of chronic disease.
His patients range varies from office-based professionals to fitness enthusiasts and high performance athletes, as well as those recovering from musculoskeletal injuries, pregnancy-related pain and the elderly. The treatment is always tailored to each individual and is supported with advice on posture, lifestyle, nutrition and exercise.
  • Registered with the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC)
  • Member of the Institute of Osteopathy (iO)
  • Member of the Osteopathic Sports Care Association (OSCA)
  • Member of the International College of Applied Kinesiology (ICAK) UK

Clio Turton M. Ost, DO, ND

Available Sundays from 10am - 2pm.
Clio is a general practice osteopath, treating a wide variety of patients from athletes to office workers and from newborns to the elderly. Clio has a particular interest in women's health and treating women around pregnancy and birth. She graduated in Osteopathy and Naturopathy with distinction from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine.
She has completed further training in Holistic Pelvic CareTM as taught by womenís health physiotherapist Tami Lynn Kent. Holistic Pelvic CareTM involves gentle internal massage of the pelvic floor muscles and fascia alongside attending to emotional holding patterns in the pelvic bowl using dialogue, visualisation, breath-work and abdominal contact. Treatments help re-balance the pelvic floor and increase blood flow to pelvic organs, which can improve problematic symptoms.
Clio has a background in contemporary dance and capoeira, and is also a trained yoga teacher, all of which she draws on to tailor her movement and exercise prescriptions for health, injury and postural rehabilitation. Advice on nutrition and lifestyle is also offered where needed to support health and well-being.
  • Registered with the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC)
  • Member of the Institute of Osteopathy (iO)

  The results were nothing short of amazing, I thought. After visit no 1, the pain was reduced by some 25 percent. Visit no 2 a week later reduced the pain by a staggering 85 percent. Visit no 3 cured the problem  

- Tom Kaehler, Journalist (age 48)