Ellie is a highly experienced physiotherapist with extensive experience in NHS, private practice, and elite sport. She is the Clinical Lead for the Merton Primary Care Musculoskeletal Service.
Ellie qualified from her undergraduate physiotherapy degree in Glasgow in 2006 where she worked for 2 years in a large acute hospital. In 2008 she moved to London to complete her MSc in Advanced Neuromuscular Physiotherapy though King’s College London. She has worked in the Royal Free, Chelsea and Westminster and St Thomas’ Hospitals as a senior musculoskeletal physiotherapist, gaining invaluable experience in orthopaedics, A&E, hand therapy, and pain management. In 2012 she moved into private practice in St John & St Elizabeth Hospital in North West London, working closely with their private orthopaedic consultants.
In 2015 Ellie moved to Dubai for 3 years, working in a large private outpatient centre. She returned to London in 2018 working as an Advanced Practitioner Physiotherapist assessing patients referred by GP’s for appropriate imaging and onward referral to secondary care. In addition, she completed her diploma in Musculoskeletal Injection Therapy and now runs injection clinics. She has a passion for healthcare and in 2019 completed a Diploma in Public Health through Liverpool University.
Ellie is a keen athlete and enjoys marathon running and road cycling.