PUT YOUR BODY
IN GOOD HANDS
Release, Repair, Rejuvenate
The Ilkeston Osteopathy Centre have superb reputations for treating joint, muscle and tendon pain or discomfort using a combination of Osteopathy, Dietary advice and Exercise prescription. The most common complaints people come to us with, are back pain, neck pain, shoulder, arm and hand pain, leg and foot problems, sports injuries and headaches. This list is not exhaustive, for more detailed information on what osteopathy can treat please see the Osteopathy and FAQ’s pages.
Our team of osteopaths have a reputation for accurate assessment, detailed explanations and clear treatment plans for your health issues. We try to work as quickly as we can to get you back to optimum health using our knowledge of physical therapy.
"Restored my quality of life. Thank you!" Nigel Tandy
"I am a mother of two teenage daughters who suffer with the chronic illness Myalgic Encephalomyelitis. We have been coming to Ilkeston Osteopathy Centre now for just over 3 years. The treatments have impacted greatly on the girls' health and wellbeing by relieving their chronic pain and other associated problems.
Ilkeston Osteopathy Centre provides us with excellent, professional but friendly service. The help, advice, support and treatments they have been given by the osteopaths have enabled us to get the girls off pain medication, relieve many of their symptoms and help them manage their illness.
I would highly recommend this practice because they take good care of their clients; offer a high quality service in a friendly and relaxed environment. They offer a holistic approach to treatment, from providing the physical therapy during each session to offering sound advice to help you to find the best way to either manage or treat your condition in a way that best suits your lifestyle and capabilities." Tanya Mawer
Meet the Team
Rachel Brown - Business Owner / Manager
Rachel moved from Watford to Ilkeston in 1999 to set up the Ilkeston Osteopathy Centre after buying the business from the previous Osteopath. She lives in South Derbyshire with her husband, son and daughter. In her spare time she enjoys paddle boarding, cycling and walking her Boston Terrier - in fact, anything outdoors!
Rachel worked as an Osteopath at Ilkeston Osteopathy Centre for 20 years but unfortunately in 2019, she had to undergo bilateral hand surgery which was unsuccessful, so has since had to retire from Osteopathy.
She still owns and manages the business and her passion for Osteopathy and the patients that enter the practice remains the same.
Emma Anning - Receptionist
Emma started working at Ilkeston Osteopathy Centre in 2005. She lives locally with her family and enjoys going to the gym and watching Nottingham Forest in her spare time.
Emma works part-time greeting patients and ensuring the smooth day to day running of the practice.
Meet the Osteopaths
Laura Bayley - Osteopath
MSc Ost Med.
Laura graduated from Leeds Metropolitan University with a Master’s degree in osteopathy, with additional qualifications in cranial osteopathy and kinesio-taping.
Laura is a very friendly osteopath who has developed a wealth of experience in treating a wide range of musculoskeletal dysfunctions.
It is important to Laura to identify and treat the cause of the musculoskeletal dysfunction or condition, which she then fully explains to the patient along with the treatment needed.
She works together with the patient to prevent the injury from re-occurring, as well as giving patients the tools in the form of rehabilitation exercises and stretches to manage their injury at home.
In her spare time Laura enjoys playing football and going to the gym.
"Has helped me a lot to sleep without pain in my leg and neck. Thank you very much" Betty Hall
(needed for anyone that has not been to the practice before)
45 minute appointment
(if you have been seen at the practice before)
30 minute appointment
Our opening hours are
Mon: Currently Closed
Tues: 09:00 - 16:00 (Laura)
Weds: 09:00 - 20:00 (Laura)
Thurs: 09:00 - 20:00 (Laura)
Fri: Currently Closed
£60.00 for the initial consultation (45 mins)
£45.00 for treatment (30 mins)
Payment for an initial appointment is taken at the time of booking via our online booking system.
Payments for treatments are taken at the point of treatment and can be made by cash or debit/credit card.
Some useful links
General Osteopathy Council (GosC) www.osteopathy.org.uk
Institute of Osteopathy (iO) www.osteopathy.org
National Council for Osteopathic Research www.ncor.org.uk