Meet The Team
Meet our expert team....
....made up of six accredited expert physiotherapists specialising in Pilates for strengthening and sports injury prevention or rehabilitation. Whether your class is with Kevin, Steph, Victoria, Jess, Vic or Eilidh you can get to know their professional side here.
Kevin is the Clinical Director at Gosforth Physio & Wellness and is the Pilates studio’s founder. A keen mountaineer and cyclist in his own time, Kevin also has 15 years of Pilates experience behind him. From the rehabilitation of lower back pain and pregnancy Pilates to developing elite athletes, be it ultra runners and triathletes or cage fighters and climbers, his wealth of knowledge informs the creation and development of our professional Pilates programmes.
Steph is a Senior Physiotherapist and has over a decade of clinical experience and is a Pilates Expert, Steph has developed a vast array of clinical skills and believes strongly in the importance of the application of hands on manual therapy. This is combined with specific evidence based Pilates and exercise rehabilitation programs, in order to facilitate and achieve patient specific goals. She is also acupuncture trained and registered with the Acupuncture Associations of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP).
Victoria is our Senior Physiotherapist and Lower Limb Clinical Specialist. Throughout her previous roles within the FIFA Centre of Excellence, Victoria specialised in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of all musculoskeletal pains, sports injury's and orthopaedic pathology's. She utilises Pilates in her treatments for all het patients to help achieve their goals.
Jess is a Senior Physiotherapist with 8 years experience in the NHS and also within the private sector and sporting field. Jess achieved a 1st Class Honours degree in Physiotherapy at Northumbria University. She began her professional career in the North East and gained a wide variety of experience across multiple areas of physiotherapy. Whether your goal is to improve overall health, recover from current injuries, injury prevention or long-term management of pre-existing conditions, Jess will be able to modify the exercises and tailor them to you.
Vic is a Senior Physiotherapist and has developed a special interest in movement control and recognises the impact abnormal movement patterns can have on an individual’s function. Movement analysis is key to identify muscle imbalances and address abnormal movement patterns. She also is a keen sportswoman, running half marathons with Pilates helping her fitness. This interest in health and performance led her to become a level APPI Pilates instructor. She is currently a Senior Neuro Physiotherapist with the Newcastle NHS Trust while enjoying teaching Pilates part time with the Gosforth Physio and Wellness Clinic.
Eilidh is a Senior Physiotherapist specialising in movement and rehab. She is a keen runner who uses Pilates to keep herself on track! She is currently a Senior Neuro Physiotherapist with the Newcastle NHS Trust while enjoying teaching Pilates part time with the Gosforth Physio and Wellness Clinic.