Vionic Shoe Sale - Discontinued models in Marbella

Discontinued Vionic Shoes

We know how much everyone loves our Vionic shoes and Sandals. But, we also know that not everyone could get to us at the clinic to purchase them. So we’ve learnt some things to bring them to you! That’s right, all of our ex-stock (mostly discontinued lines) is now available to purchase online so we can (customs permitting!) make way for new stock later in the year. Most of these…

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Getting even more information from our Full Body Check Up at Bodyworks Clinic Marbella

Getting even more information with our Full Body Check Up

For the last 12 years we have offered our Full Body Check Up service. Primarily based around our thermal imaging technology we have also incorporated as many additional techniques as we can to make sure that we are offering as detailed and comprehensive a report as we can. Our aim is to give you information about your body from head to toe, inside and out without pain, discomfort or any…

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Persistent Pain - 8 Tips from Bodyworks Clinic Marbella

Persistent Pain – 8 Do’s and Don’ts

1. I know that your pain is real. Persistent pain is very complex and often not related to a specific injury or damage. It is important to remember that your pain is real regardless of other factors that may be involved. Similar to other chronic conditions like heart disease or diabetes there are many factors which will influence pain. These include things like your activity levels and fitness, general health,…

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Depression and Chronic Pain - a chicken and egg scenario

Is your health getting you down?

The link between chronic pain and depression is one that is fairly obvious, in fact people with chronic lower back pain are 3 – 4 times more likely to suffer from major depression (Sullivan et al. 1992). If your pain means you can’t take part in your normal daily activities, golf, tennis or even moving about your house or the supermarket comfortably, then this brings you down even further (Williamson…

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Summer Sandals for 2016!

It’s that time of year again folks. The days are getting warmer, the chiringuitos are opening . . . and here in Spain we’re thinking about packing away the boots and jumpers and finding the shorts and sandals. So here is this year’s range of sandals that are good for your feet!! I will be placing the first order on Friday 8th May so if you want something let me…

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Knee Pain after surgery

Knee Surgery – when it doesn’t fix the problem

Recent evidence suggests that as many as 20% of patients who have a Total Knee Replacement (TKR) continue to suffer chronic pain after surgery. The follow up looked into who this 20% might be – are there any common themes? Women We know women have a higher incidence of chronic pain. We also now know that pain messages in women are conveyed using a different biological system to men. So…

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Mi Marbella with Nicole King

Migraines on Marbella Now

During the summer I was fortunate enough to be interviewed by the gorgeous Nicole King for Marbella Now on RTV Marbella. My section starts at 5.18 and lasts for about 10 minutes. I love the song they have used – “I’m feeeeeeeling good!”. We’re mainly talking about my new Headache Clinic as Nicole’s son suffers from migraines and came to see me. A lovely chat and a great video tour…

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As a physiotherapist in private practice I've had to learn to say no

Why I say No – being a physiotherapist in private practice

I’m a physiotherapist in private practice. I work for myself. If I don’t see patients I don’t make any money. But there is the eternal argument between my accountant and myself regarding my business – I will refuse to treat certain patients. Now there is a HUGE amount that physiotherapy can help with, far more than it is usually credited with BUT if a patient is not suitable for the…

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iPain - is your mobile, tablet or laptop giving you a pain in the neck?

iPain – technology is a pain in the neck

Technology is a wonderful thing, but more and more I am seeing pain and problems due to people spending so much time hunched over their smartphones and computers. With a desktop PC, the separate components could be adjusted for better posture. But using a laptop, tablet or smartphone, people often work away from a desk, hunched over on a sofa. The average human head weighs between 10 and 12lbs or…

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