Practitioner

Maria Costello, MSc (Paed. Ost). B. Ost. Med (Hons) ND DO, has extensive experience and is a registered osteopath.  She is registered with the General Osteopathic Council and is a member of the The Institute of Osteopathy.  She strongly believes that her role is to facilitate or encourage the health in her patients, combining treatments and providing information that will help them return towards health.

Maria treats patients of all ages from babies to elders using structural and cranial techniques and interlacing treatments with naturopathic advice.

Graduating from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine with a background working in remedial massage.  She spent two years working at the Foundation for Paediatric Osteopathy in London (http://occ.uk.com) and also has experience working in the neonatal intensive care unit at Barnet Hospital and North Middlesex Hospital and has achieved a masters in Paediatric osteopathy.

Cemi Rhule, B. Ost. graduated from The British School of Osteopathy in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in osteopathy.  She is a registered osteopath with the General Osteopathic Council.

Cemi also has a diploma in level 3 personal fitness training and has completed postgraduate courses in cranial osteopathy. This enables her to provide both a structural and cranial approach to patient treatment and management for all ages.  She has experience in working with women before and after giving birth.  She has also trained in dry needling which she uses in her treatment approach (western acupuncture – using muscular trigger points) in combination with osteopathic techniques in the treatment of musculo skeletal conditions.

Cemi has an interesting background in sports – she competed at club and county level in the 100 and 200 meter sprint for Enfield and Haringey Athletics Club and she took part in the London 2012 Olympics in the opening ceremony and contributed as a games maker and medical first responder.   This background contributes to her passion for treating sports injuries and is valuable in her understanding of their nature and appropriate treatment approach.  She regularly uses kinesio-sports taping in her treatment management.

Cemi’s experience also includes working in eastern Canada where many of her patients presented with winter sports related injuries.

Links

The Institute of Osteopathy  www.iosteopathy.org

Sutherland Society  www.cranial.co.uk

National Osteoporosis Society  https://nos.org.uk

Yoga for Healthy Lower Backs   http://www.yogaforbacks.co.uk/