The Professionals: Osteopathy and Sports Physicians

OsteopathyTroy Bradley qualified as an Osteopathy in 2002 from the British school of Osteopathy.

He has travelled and worked abroad in Canada, USA, Australia and New Zealand (hence the accent). Where he started to specialise in sports related injuries and rehabilitation. Continuing Travels to Austria to work with Para-olympians for the winter games, 2014.

Learning from the best, he has completed the Fellowship of Applied Functional Science (AFS) course in America with the renowned physical therapist “the father of Function” Gary Gray at the Gray Institute (foremost leader of functional prevention, rehabilitation and performance enhancement). Along with J C Santana, referred to as “USA’s leading practitioner of functional fitness” iHP -institute of human performance, Troy has gained JC’s MMA Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach course.

Having developed specific programs for all professional sports, youth fitness, fitness for the mature populations, and accelerated rehabilitation. His advanced understanding of biomechanics and functional rehabilitation combined with the depth of Osteopathy and Functional neurology; have made him the go-to guy for those interested in reaching their optimal performance levels, from individuals, to professional sports teams, like Premiership Football teams, and Aviva Premiership Rugby. Locally, establishing a connection with Local Hove and Sussex Rugby and Cricket players. Endorsed by Nike as a Performance Specialist, he has also been featured in Men’s Health Magazine and SkyLiving HD, and taught multiple seminars.

 

Dr Stephen LewisDr Stephen Lewis completed his Masters in Sports Medicine in 2004 after originally training as an Orthopaedic Surgeon. He has worked in elite sports for 10 years and was the lead Sports Physician at a Premier League football team, now currently working at Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club

Previous posts include seven years in international rugby as Head of Medicine for the England Women’s rugby team as well as posts covering Masters Tennis, clinics at the English Institute of Sport, Soccer Aid, and several years working in Rehabilitation Medicine for the Armed Forces

His expertise will benefit those patients with both acute and chronic musculoskeletal problems, recurrent injuries and those whose condition is proving difficult to diagnose

He will also advise patients on recovery and injury prevention strategies, overtraining and fatigue issues and there is also a provision for athletic screening (cardiac screening) and a general health/ wellness screening

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Faculty Sports and Exercise and Medicine (UK)
Royal Society of Medicine
Premier League Doctors Association
British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine (BASEM)
UK Association Doctors in Sport (UKADIS)
British Medical Association (BMA)

OCR Training and personal trainer Sam Tucknott – Pro-FIT pro-fit-logo

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 A former International and Premier league professional footballer and coach, Sam Tucknott brings a unique combination of training and conditioning techniques with a wealth of experience in sport at a professional level to his personal training sessions.

Sam’s professional football career spanned over 8 years, representing high caliber clubs such as Crystal Palace FC, Wycombe Wanderers and at International level, Sam represented both England and Wales in FIFA and UEFA international tournaments.  This experience of sport at such a high level seeded an enthusiasm for training and fitness, and steered Sam towards developing a career in training, successfully achieving coaching badges whilst working with some of the best football and fitness coaches in the world in the highly respected environment of Chelsea FC as training and development coach.

It is this professional grounding in conditioning and fitness established from an early age which defines Sam as a unique Personal trainer and athlete on the Obstacle course scene, working in the South East of England with his well established and increasingly popular brand Pro – Fit.

Pro – Fit attracts professional clients as well as the regular enthusiastic healthy and discerning Brighton crowd, training athletes in disciplines such as Boxing, MMA, Running, Dancing and Football. Sam’s energy and enthusiasm for fitness and training is infectious, and his work has driven clients to achieve challenges beyond their own expectations. It is his modest and hardworking attitude that makes Sam more than your average PT.

 

For those of you who require an amazing massage therapist, we use Henrik Anderson – Hove Massage Therapy- With over 14 years of experience Henrik provides massage therapy for everyone from professional athletes, dancers and yogis to those just needing a restorative massage.

 

Our aim is to redefine sports rehabilitation, training, prevention and performance! Using our functional understanding of biomechanics, gait analysis, functional movement analysis, foot types, and sports specific training and Neurology. This is personalised to you as an individual and your sporting level and goals.