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Meet The Team

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Lorna Collins

Physiotherapy, Sports Injuries, Acupuncture, Clinical Pilates

9 years experience

Qualifications: APPI, AACP, FMA and ACPSEM

Lorna trained at The University of East Anglia where she qualified in 2007 with a BSc Hons in Physiotherapy. During her training she completed a Sports Injury Module which helped develop her interest in Sports Physiotherapy.

After graduating she began working part time at Reading Football Club for the boys academy players, treating under 10 to under 21 year olds, she then went on to teach the Men’s First Team Pilates and worked alongside the head physiotherapist providing sports massage & treatment.

Whilst at Reading FC Lorna also worked locally in NHS hospitals for three years before moving onto Private work in an Orthopaedic Hospital and then a Private clinic. During this time she gained extensive experience in trauma and elective orthopaedics, working alongside World renowned shoulder and knee Surgeons.

Lorna then went onto work full time in Football for Chelsea Ladies First Team for two seasons. During her last season they were crowned double Champions for winning both the Women’s Super League and the FA Cup. Lorna now works for a Police Rehabilitation Centre alongside her work here at The Abbey Clinic.

She treats a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders that can occur in people aged 7 to 107! Rehabilitating people back to their sport or simply back to activities of daily living, whatever your end goal may be.


Sports Specialities

Football, Running, Swimming, Rugby, Horse riding, Snow sports


Team/ Individuals Treated

Reading Football Club Men’s First Team and Academy Players, Chelsea Ladies First Team and Centre of Excellence Players, England Rugby Seven’s Player, Reading Athletics Club, Professional Cyclist

Personal Sporting Achievements

Wolfpack Relay Race from London to Cardiff

Winning the FA Cup and WSL with Chelsea Ladies FC

Reading Half Marathon

Various mini triathlons

Enjoy attending Pilates regularly, Swimming and Horse riding and any Water sport/ Snow sport when I can.



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Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Podiatry & Sports Injury Clinic
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We are a multi-disciplinary clinic with 18 clinicians covering over 14 disciplines.

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130,000 treatments in 18 years. there are few injuries we haven't seen before.

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