Meet the Team | Structural & Cranial Osteopaths | Ben Cohen Osteopathy

Maria Hookway M.Ost

MSK Specialist & Paediatric Cranial Osteopath

Maria Hookway

Qualification & Specialisms

Qualified and obtained a Masters degree from the European School of Osteopathy.

Experienced in the treatment of a range of musculoskeletal complaints, most commonly lower back pain, sciatica, hip pain, neck/shoulder pain and headaches.

Additional Qualifications: Visceral & Cranial Osteopathy, Pregnancy Massage, Medical Acupuncture & Paediatric Osteopathy.

My passion is treating mothers and babies. Using Pregnancy Massage and Osteopathic treatment with expectant mothers, I generally treat pelvic girdle pain (PGP), lower back pain, sciatica, neck/shoulder pain and headaches and a range of other common pregnancy related issues.

Hobbies & Interests

I have a love of, and have practised for many years the performing arts, (Drama, Classical Ballet and Music). My true interest, however, is being able to offer a service to the community, being part of the health care industry, and giving my time and energy to people in need. In my spare time I enjoy volunteering.

Dinos Boufardeas M.Ost

Structural Osteopath & Sports Injury Specialist

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Qualifications & Specialisms


Qualified and obtained a Masters of Osteopathy degree from Leeds Beckett University.

Experienced in the treatment of a range of sports injuries and other conditions, most commonly ITB Syndrome, Jumper's Knee (Patellar Tendinopathy), Tennis Elbow/Golfers Elbow, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Plantar Fasciitis. 

 

I am fortunate enough to have treated and helped a huge range of patients including: professional athletes, weekend warriors and those following major operations. Working alongside Osteopaths, Physiotherapists, Sports and Rehab therapists and Massage Therapists has given me a broad insight into the most effective treatments when treating a wide range of conditions.

Additional Qualifications: Structural Osteopathy, Sports Massage, Medical Acupuncture, Kinesiology taping


Hobbies & Interests


From a young age I have always been very active. I spent several years playing rugby as well as athletics. In more recent years I have practiced yoga, running, cycling and weight training.

Kaitlin Coulson M.Ost

Structural Osteopath & Hypermobility Specialist

Qualifications & Specialisms

Qualified and obtained a Masters of Osteopathy degree from the University College of Osteopathy

Experienced in the treatment of Musculoskeletal Injuries, Joint Hypermobility, Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and Post-injury Rehabilitation.

Additional Qualifications: Structural Osteopathy, Sports Massage Therapy, Kinesiology taping

Hobbies & Interests 

I was very active from a young age and was involved in many sports when growing up. During my teen years I was lucky enough to be selected for my county badminton team, competing in local and regional matches, alongside being a dancer and member of my local trampolining team. I also have experience with cricket, netball and HIIT training. More recently I have focussed on gym/LISS training as well as my love of ice-skating.

Simmerjot Kaur M.Ost

Structural Osteopath & Musculoskeletal Specialist 

Qualifications & Specialisms


Qualified and obtained a Masters of Osteopathy degree from the University College of Osteopathy

 

Experienced in the treatment of common desk-related issues including neck and shoulder pain, lower back pain, repetitive strain injury and headaches and postural related problems.

I have a passion for holistic treatment with patients which allows me to take into consideration their physical, mental and emotional health as well as social factors that could be influencing their pain levels. Using this approach I have been fortunate enough to help people from all walks of life including those in desk-based, sedentary jobs to those in more active jobs e.g tradespeople.

Additional Qualifications: Structural Osteopathy, Sports Massage Therapy, Medical Acupuncture

 

Hobbies & Interests

Growing up there was always a Ayurvedic remedy for what I needed, which drove my interest in health and well-being. I enjoy practising yoga, meditation and mindfulness as well as being an avid baker.