Our Staff

At K.M. Woods Physiotherapy Ltd, Glasgow, all of our physiotherapists are registered with the Health Care Professions  (H.C.P.C.) and as Chartered Physiotherapists, they hold a state recognised qualification, and are members of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (M.C.S.P).

Treatments given by Chartered Physiotherapists are recognised by the medical profession and all major health insurance companies. All our physiotherapists undertake regular Continual Professional Development to enure the assessment and treatment techniques used with out patients are the most up-to-date and evidence-based as possible, ensuring an unsurpassed quality of care in dealing with patient’s pain and symptoms.

Our physio staff place a keen emphasis on hands-on treatment of acute sports injuries and lower back pain etc., while also focusing on balance and mobility issues of some of our more elderly patients, enabling them to maintain independent living etc.

 

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Mr. Liam Roberts BSc., MSc., CSP, HCPC, AACP, ACPOHE

Clinical Experience;
Three years initial NHS experience, before specialising in private practice musculoskeletal physiotherapy in 2012

My Role As A Physiotherapist;
To educate, treat, & empower my patients, and to challenge them to make their health a priority in their daily life. Understanding the details of an injury or condition is paramount in their recovery process, as in their ability to manage their pain and symptoms.

Clinical Special Interests;
Chronic lower back pain, shoulder injuries, challenging patient perceptions of pain and its management

Advice Most Commonly Given To Patients;
1) The body is resilient, don’t be afraid to load and challenge it within your symptom tolerance 2) Vary the type of exercise you undertake, 3) Pain isn’t always something to be scared of or worried about, it simply needs to be understood and managed correctly

Sporting Interests;
Gym training, football, tennis, skiing

Did You Know?
A keen traveller, Liam’s favourite country to have visited is Guatemala. Or possibly Colombia. Or maybe Vietnam!

 

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Mrs Kirsty Fraser BSc., CSP, HCPC

Clinical Experience;
In excess of 16 years experience, in both NHS & private practice settings

My Role As A Physiotherapist;
To relieve pain, enable self-management and optimise functional potential and well being

Clinical Special Interests;
Pilates, ergonomics, & work related functional issues

Advice Most Commonly Given To Patients;
Be aware of your posture, & find the balance between activity and rest

Sporting Interests;
Pilates, cycling, running and walking the dog (not done much running or cycling recently however!)

Did You Know?
Kirsty lived in Peru in the early years of her life, & speaks conversational Spanish!

 

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Mrs Trish Binns BSc., CSP, HCPC, AACP

Clinical Experience;

Over twenty one years working in a combination of NHS, specialist sports injury clinics and private practice. Joined K.M. Woods Physiotherapy Ltd. in March 2017

My Role As A Physiotherapist;

To work with each individual to identify the cause of their injury, to treat and work together to return them to their previous level of functional ability, and importantly prevent re-occurrence of the injury

Clinical Special Interests;

I enjoy treating all injuries, but particularly those involving the lower limb and spine.

Advice Most Commonly Given To Patients;

To modify and adapt your training to maintain your strength and fitness whilst you are working with the physiotherapist to settle an injury

Sporting Interests;

I’m a happily retired county standard hockey, badminton, national league and county and combined services volleyball player. Currently enjoying cycling, mountain biking and lots of golf (weather permitting!).

Did You Know?

I’m a keen motor cyclist, having undertaken many charity long distance rides. You will have a good chance of seeing me riding the length and breadth of Scotland as the roads and scenery are spectacular!

 

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Ms. Juliet Louden BSc., CSP, HCPC

Clinical Experience;

3 years clinical experience, and has been working primarily in musculoskeletal  occupational health since graduating.

My Role As A Physiotherapist;

To educate patients in the management and prevention of musculoskeletal conditions. In doing so, I strive to relieve pain and enable patients to return to work and their regular leisure activities.

Clinical Special Interests;

Chronic pain & conditions related to work.

Advice Most Commonly Given To Patients;

Don’t stop the activities you are enjoying all together because of pain, there is usually a way to get back to doing what you love!

Sporting Interests;

Horse riding, hockey and running.

Did You Know?

In my spare time I am an animal portrait artist!

 

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Ms. Olivia Johnson BSc., CSP, HCPC

Clinical Experience;

3 years of clinical experience; 1 year working in a South African government hospital and 2 years in private practice both in hospital and general musculoskeletal settings.

My Role As A Physiotherapist;

To help you overcome your musculoskeletal issue by working together to determine your cause of injury, the best possible management for you as an individual and how to prevent it coming back.  Let’s get you moving!

Clinical Special Interests;

Post-operative rehabilitation, work related injuries, sporting injuries as well as shoulders and neck problems.

Advice Most Commonly Given To Patients;

Exercise is vital; for health, for happiness…don’t let pain scare you, it’s there to help not hinder…fix your posture first!

Sporting Interests;

Running, Tennis, Gym, Cycling, Hockey, Rugby (to treat, not to play!)

Did You Know?

I’m a long way from home having recently moved from Cape Town, South Africa. I am, however loving the Glasgow energy, and the weather hasn’t got to me yet!

 

Jane Smith & Pamela Stewart

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Jane Smith, daughter of practice founder Kit Woods, is Practice Manager of K.M. Woods Physiotherapy. Jane works out of our West End (Royal Crescent) Practice throughout the week and on Saturdays. Jane’s background is in marketing & office management.

Pamela Stewart works as practice secretary and administrative manager. Also based at Royal Crescent throughout the week, Pamela’s background is in both advertising and medical administration.

While managing all of our physiotherapist’s diaries & generally making their lives easier, Jane & Pamela also liaise with our patients in dealing with queries, bookings etc. Their friendly, personable nature sets the tone for our patient-centered approach to physiotherapy.