The Spineplus Bow Team
Our Spineplus Clinic Bow Team is made up of highly experienced, and qualified competent professionals.
Each member of the team is handpicked by Darren Chandler and mentored to ensure that you always get the correct diagnosis and treatment plan, so you can rest assured that you will be treated by qualified and experienced experts.
With SpinePlus Clinic Bow you can trust that you are in the safest hands.
“””Spine Plus”” as a brand was established in 2006 bringing together the expertise of Darren and Robert to form centres of excellence in back pain management through a chain of London based clinics.
Although Darren’s training was Osteopathy based, his wider knowledge of the spine, skeletal system and then their pain management has far exceeded the normal sphere of the osteopathic practitioner, preferring the title “Back Pain Specialist”, which better describes his exceptional knowledge of the symptomatic causes and effects of back pain. Having spent many years shadowing some of the country’s leading consultants in spinal surgery, pain management and radiology Darren has been influential in shaping the ethos of the company and the mindset of it’s practitioners especially with regard to how accurate analysis of MRI imaging can successfully influence physical therapy and further management for back pain patients.
Darren also Lectures on spinal pathology, runs courses on interpreting MRI scans of the spine in correlation with clinical findings. He is also a regular contributor with in the press, Men’s Health Magazine and appears on TV in an advisory context. ”
Lucy joined the team in 2011 after graduation from the British School of Osteopathy. This was shortly followed by postgraduate Medical Acupuncture Training with the British Medical Acupuncture Society.
Lucy has also undergone our in house training in spinal MRI analysis and has established herself a highly popular and competent therapist especially with regard to complex back and neck pain problems.
Terry has been with us since 2006 is renowned for his “magic hands” – he is a naturally gifted sports massage and deep tissue massage therapist.
Terry’s main days in Waterloo are Wednesdays and Fridays, although he is sometimes available on other days and for home visits. Terry has been with us for some time and has established his reputation for no-nonsense, firm, effective sports massage has spread like wild fire! Terry has already worked with several national level athletes and professional sportspeople and athletes to achieve their goals.
Sam is our newest member of the team. After studying a Bachelor of Science, his capacity to learn about the body grew. He then studied a masters in Osteopathy and gained a distinction, finishing top of his class. Sam enjoys treating common sports injuries, and helping people understand how to prevent them from happening. He also has a passion for spinal issues, particularly intervertebral disc pathologies.