Physiotherapists

About Lorna

Lorna is an experienced Physiotherapist and the owner of Physiotherapy & Wellbeing Perth. She qualified in 2004 with a First Class BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy and is a member of the CSP and HCPC. She spent the first part of her career working in the NHS, gaining experience in a wide range of specialties including Neurology, Oncology, Respiratory, Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Out-Patients. Alongside her NHS work, she worked for private clinics and spent 4 years working with a premiership rugby team in Edinburgh.

Since 2008, Lorna has specialised in Musculoskeletal conditions, orthopaedics and sports injuries. In addition to private clinics, she has worked for IPRS, Nuffield and as the Lead Physiotherapist at BMI Fernbrae Hospital, she was responsible for running the Physiotherapy Department and the delivery of Manual Handling training to staff.

Lorna has completed many post-graduate training courses, including APPI Pilates, Acupuncture, Taping and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy. Having passed the diploma exams, she is also a member of the Society of Musculoskeletal Medicine (previously known as the Society of Orthopaedic Medicine).

Interesting Fact: Lorna suffered a broken ankle 4 years ago while participating in a BMF class in Perth. She fully understands the frustrations of conditions or injuries that interfere with training and, often more significantly, with everyday activities like taking a shower!

Outwith work: Lorna enjoys running, Pilates, long walks and spending time with her family and friends. Her daughter keeps her on her toes!

Lorna MacDonald

Lorna MacDonald

About Jane

Jane is a chartered physiotherapist with over 30 years of wide ranging experience within the NHS and private sector. She has extensive experience in MSK and orthopaedics, neurology, paediatrics and more recently women’s health.

She has a deep love and respect for the body and its workings and treating the body as an integrated whole being is at the centre of all her treatments. Understanding that the body’s natural way is to be free of pain and discomfort and fluid in its movements Jane supports you towards healing whatever it is that is getting in your way. She has a particular interest in posture and the connective tissue system having completed extensive studies in the USA and with on going further studies in the UK she has a deep connection to the role connective tissue and posture has on our well being.

Interesting Fact: Jane is currently part of a team involved in a worldwide clinical trial on the treatment of chronic low back using esoteric connective tissue therapy.

Outwith work: Jane loves the simple things in life, like spending time with friends, walking on the beach or in the mountains and cooking great nutritious food.

Jane Torvaney

Jane Torvaney

Complementary Therapist

About Lindsay

Lindsay is a fully qualified massage therapist specialising in a range of techniques from clinical reflexology, deep tissue, Swedish and Indian head massage.  She focuses on a holistic approach tailoring treatments to individual needs.  She is also a NLP Life coach

As a member of the Association of Reflexologists, she following the rules, code of ethics and professional practice governed by them.  She is fully committed to Continuous Professional Development and regularly attend studies to further her professional career and personal development.

Interesting Fact: Lindsay worked in financial services for 30 years, before a complete career change 6 years ago, yes she started very young.  She truly understands how stress, work/life balance can impact wellbeing and how important it is to take time out to look after yourself.

Outwith work: Lindsay loves nothing better than a long walk with a thermos and cake. When not outdoors she loves a good book.

Lindsay Bennett

Lindsay Bennett