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Our experienced and award-winning Physiotherapy Team

  • Award-winning experienced professionals
  • Advanced and Dual-Trained therapists
  • We aim to cure, not just to treat

The quality of the care you receive is only as good as the therapist who is treating you, and at Leigham Practice our advanced and award-winning therapists are both trained as Physiotherapists and Masters Level Osteopaths so you can have confidence in receiving exceptional care.


Sergi Casals  BSc (Hons), MCSP, M.Ost

Sergi is a multi-award winning therapist and besides his skills treating a wide range of common physiotherapy problems, he also an interest in High Sports Performance Physiotherapy. Sergi has post-graduate qualifications and training in rehabilitation and return-to-play following injury, fascial therapy, musculo-skeletal diagnostic ultrasound, integrative posturology and Low Level Laser Therapy.

Sergi is also a Masters Level Osteopath and a Clinical Teacher of Osteopathy at the College of Osteopathy–formerly the British School of Osteopathy. He also practices Cranial Osteopathy and Craniosacral Therapy.


Silvana Skotiniyadis BSc (Hons), MCSP

Since starting her physiotherapy studies back in 2011, Silvana has worked in several major hospitals working with problems relating to sport injuries, musculo-skeletal problems, back pain, trauma, orthopaedics and neurology.

Silvana has been at King’s College Hospital since 2018 where she is one of the hospital’s Senior Physiotherapists. Besides a broad range of general physiotherapy techniques and skills, Silvana develops programs for recovery from surgery particularly of the hip and knee.


Pietro Bini   BSc (Hons), MCSP, M.Ost

Pietro is another of our award-winning, dual-trained Physiotherapists and Maters Level Osteopaths, who started his career by qualifying with 100% from the University of Florence. Following his has work in Italy and Australia, Pietro continued his further professional development in the UK gaining a Masters degree with distinction from the British School of Osteopathy.

Pietro has developed expertise in post-trauma and post-surgery rehabilitation, non-specific functional back pain, chronic pain presentations, and sports-specific (football, running, cycling, golf, boxing, tennis, weightlifting) injuries rehabilitation, primary and secondary prevention planning and performance enhancement.


Anna Starczewska MSc, MCSP

Anna has a Masters degree in physiotherapy and therefore has an extraordinary understanding of the underlying issues related to stress and tension in the body. Her skills cover techniques used for sports, deep tissue,  rehabilitation, Manual Lymphatic Drainage and techniques during pregnancy.

Anna is also highly experienced in therapeutic equipment, such as Low Level Laser Therapy and ultrasound, which accelerates healing and repair, getting you pain free and fully functioning as quickly as possible.


Christy Walklin BSc (Hons), MCSP

Christy provides a wide range of physiotherapy for most muscular and skeletal conditions, but he is also a sports specialist. He has previously worked with Crystal Palace Football Club Academy and currently works with Hockey Wales National Age Groups providing total support, from pitch side treatment, trauma management, active recovery sessions and warm downs to U21, U18 and U16 boys team at home and on tour.

Christy has also had core rotations in the fields of paediatrics, elderly care and treats chronic pain and shoulder rehab.



We have listed only an outline of the skills of our physiotherapy team, so please contact us if you have any specific problems or difficulties.

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