Osteopath, BA, BSc (Hons)
Marcus is a statutorily registered Osteopath.
He is also a qualified Yoga teacher and has special interest in the therapeutic use of Yoga for problems such as back pain and stress. Marcus teaches group classes, one-to-one and organises Yoga Health Retreat holidays.
Marcus brings a wealth of experience to his practice that includes his time in the corporate environment as a manager for an international news agency and as a consultant delivering 'health and well being' seminars for organisations.
Marcus is currently studying Shiatsu & Naturopathy.
Chiropractor, BSc DC MCC (Doctor of Chiropractic)
Julian joined the Mortiboys team in 2010and brings with him a wealth of chiropractic and cranial experience.
Having moved out of London where he still runs a busy practice, Julian met Marc Mortiboys when he was looking for a family dentist and they both soon realised that their work in the TMJ and cranial field should come together.
Julian qualified in chiropractic in1994 and after furthering his knowledge in clinical nutrition, A.K (applied kinesiology), S.O.T (sacro-occipital technique), N.O.T (neurological organisation technique) and Kinesio-taping he has been involved with top level sports people including F1 Racing Drivers, a Wimbledon Tennis Champion and Olympic Athletes and Rowers. He had the enviable task of travelling the world for four years with the Williams F1 team, looking after their drivers and crew at all the races.
Since marrying and starting a family, Julian's interest in the care of babies, children and pregnant mums led him to carry out further post-graduate studies in cranial therapy, paediatrics and pregnancy to expand the breadth of service he happily provides to all ages.
Podiatrist, BSc (Hons), MSCh, HPC Reg
Maninder Bharj graduated from the University of Northampton with an honours degree in Podiatric Medicine. Since qualifying, Miss Bharj has worked both privately and in the NHS, in both clinical and domiciliary settings.
A strong relationship between patient and podiatrist is paramount for Miss Bharj. She spends time developing the necessary treatment plan for each individual and maintains sound links with doctors and health professionals. Creating a friendly and professional environment that is able to offer a variety of podiatric disciplines at a consistently high standard is of utmost importance.
She is able to undertake Biomechanical Assessments and Gait Analysis to help treat sports injuries as well as postural anomalies. As well as Routine Chiropody, Nail Surgery is also a treatment which is offered by Miss Bharj. Podopaediatrics, which is the assessment and diagnosis of paediatric foot disorders, is a discipline which Miss Bharj has an interest in.
Maninder Bharj is state registered with the Health Professionals Council and a member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists. She maintains her commitment to podiatry by being a member of SOCAP by attending various courses and keeping up with the continued professional development as required by the HPC. As well as home visits, she has also undertaken research which has been published in medical journals.
HPC Number: CH26742
AThe Healing Room is a newly established therapy room run by Gillie Jones, offering Usui and Seichem Reiki. After providing a Reiki service from home, she is now lucky to be able to practice out of the lovely surroundings of Mortiboys Dental Spa which provides a calm and healing atmosphere for all. This practice offers its clients the opportunity to relax and find an overall sense of wellbeing and balance in their lives.
Gillie came to Reiki in 2003 when she had her first Reiki session and found it such a life changing and moving experience, she knew she that is what she had a passion to do. She was first attuned to Usui Reiki and then went on to study Tera Mai Reiki and Seichem, reaching Master Level in 2004.
“it is such a wonderful, relaxing and gentle method of Healing and it is a privilege to be able to provide this service!”
Reiki is a natural healing energy which works on every level not just the physical. The Japanese word Reiki means “Universal Energy”. is also known as ‘ki’ in Japan, ‘chi’ in China and ‘prana’ in India. Eastern medicine has always recognised and worked with this energy, which flows through all living things and is vital to well-being.
There are many health benefits of Reiki, including: create deep relaxation and aid the body in releasing stress and tension; accelerate the body’s self-healing abilities; aid better sleep; reduce blood pressure; help with acute injuries and chronic problems (asthma, eczema, headaches, migraines etc); relieve pain and helps improve joint mobility; reduces the effect of trauma; remove energy blockages bringing the body into balance and harmony; assist the body in cleaning itself from toxins; help the body to recover from the drug therapy after surgery and chemotherapy; support the immune system; increase vitality; help with emotional clearing; helps with bereavement. This is by no means the extent of what Reiki has to offer, it is quite a remarkable treatment!
Reiki is non-invasive, gentle yet powerful healing system and may be used alongside orthodox healthcare. It is used in hospitals and offered alongside Cancer treatments and if this is an area of concern for you, please follow the link to Cancer Research UK. It is not however, an alternative to conventional medicine and you should always consult your Doctor should you have any health concerns. https://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/cancer-in-general/treatment/complementary-alternative-therapies/individual-therapies/reiki
Nervous about going to the Dentist, a Reiki Treatment will help in keeping you calm, had dental work done, again Reiki can aid with the healing process. Don’t feel you have to wait for your dental appointment, please drop in and have a free 15 minute taster which is available to all Mortiboys Dental Patients.
Gillie is currently offering an introductory offer until Christmas.
Gillie is qualified and fully insured and a member of the UK Reiki Federation and the RASA Reiki and Seichem Association