Delinda qualified in 2007 from University of Hertfordshire with a 2:1 BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy. Prior to this she completed a BSc (Hons) in Exercise and Health science through Portsmouth University. Her career begun in the NHS completing her junior rotations in various Physiotherapy disciplines including Musculoskeletal, Orthopaedics, Neurology, Respiratory and Community. During this time, she became a certified Pilates instructor through the Australian Physiotherapy Pilates Institute. Delinda then moved to Milton Keynes General Hospital to specialise in Musculoskeletal and orthopaedic conditions. She has spent the last 11 years in both NHS and private practice, treating adults with various conditions ranging from acute soft tissue injuries to chronic persistent pain. Following having her children Delinda gained a special interest in Women’s Health Physiotherapy.
She undertook specialised training to asses and treat patients with gynaecological and obstetric conditions and is a member of the Pelvic, Obstetric and Gynaecological Physiotherapists. Conditions treated include pelvic girdle pain, low back pain, diastasis rectus, incontinence issues and chronic pelvic pain. Seeing the issues that mums can face in the post-natal period, Delinda joined The Mummy MOT programme in June 2016 to providing comprehensive post-natal assessments.
To continue to work within evidence-based practice Delinda has completed many additional courses with highly respected clinicians and has developed a special interest in diastasis rectus treatment and working with ladies who wish to return to sporting activities. She is also qualified through the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapist to provided acupuncture for both musculoskeletal and women’s health conditions.
Delinda uses a combination of manual therapy, soft tissue release, Pilates and strengthen and conditioning training to facilitate patient’s recovery and return to activity.