Stephen Makinde

Osteopathy

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Stephen Makinde trained at the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in Hampstead, London, where he undertook the full-time degree course in Osteopathic Medicine and Naturopathy. Stephen previously taught on the undergraduate course and has taught over seas on the post-graduate conversion course run for international students. Stephen Makinde firmly believes that anatomy and evidence based information are at the core of any good practitioner.

As well as his undergraduate training, Stephen Makinde has an MSc in Neuroscience from Queens Square, London. Stephen finds this an added bonus to understanding, treating and managing a multitude of clients’ problems in a much more comprehensive way, as he has a good understanding of the complicated nervous system. Stephen Makinde has completed numerous courses and keeps up-to-date with current issues with in the field of medicine. Stephen is able to use a multitude of techniques such as cranial osteopathy, medical acupuncture, functional positional release, MET, PNF, manipulation and many others.

Stephen comes from a strong sports background and continues to follow his passion for sports by treating many top level professional athletes, such as sprinters/long-distance runners, long and triple jumpers, tennis players and golfers. Stephen loves the gym environment as he is able to work closely with personal trainers, biomechanics specialists and Physiotherapists, making sure he gets to the core of client’s problems and keeping them away. His training as an Osteopath and Clinical Neuroscientist has indeed helped with his evidence base and problem solving, leading Stephen to understand the importance of a thorough case history to formulate the best approach to a problem.

Stephen is one of the lead practitioners at the clinic and as you can imagine working with international royal family, premiership footballers (Arsenal, Chelsea and QPR) and TV celebrities he is very much in demand as a top specialist in his field.

Stephen specialises in: Nerve related complaints, complex sports injuries, biomechanical aspects of performance, intrinsic biomechanics, laser therapy, complex knee injuries and neck treatment.