Meet The Team

Principal Osteopath-  Mr Christopher Leighton Bsc(Hons)Ost, PG Cert ACE

Christopher Leighton is registered with the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC No.4402). He graduated from the British School of Osteopathy (B.S.O.) in 2000 and has practised in Bexleyheath ever since.

As a member of the faculty, he now teaches undergraduate students osteopathic manipulation at the University College of Osteopathy (formerly the B.S.O.) and examines them on a variety of other clinical skills. He has recently completed a post graduate certificate in academic and clinical education. 

He has a keen interest in structural osteopathy, sports injuries and ongoing education. Christopher is a western medical acupuncturist and is qualified to use needles to help patients suffering from muscular pain or in need of general pain management.

Christopher lives in Bexleyheath with his wife Judith and enjoys running regularly, watching his son play football and his daughter do gymnastics. He is an ex-cricketer and long suffering Leyton Orient Football Club season ticket holder.


Associate Osteopath and Sports Massage Therapist- Alix Bliss M.Ost

Alix is registered with the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC No.10,463) and is also a sports massage therapist. She completed her studies at the University College of Osteopathy where she was awarded her masters degree. Alix used to compete as a synchronised swimmer. She lives locally, and when not working she enjoys spending time with her friends and exercising. She especially enjoys walking her dog! In addition to her general osteopathic practise, Alix enjoys working with athletes of all abilities in order to help them to achieve their sporting goals.

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