Our team of Specialist Physiotherapists and reception staff will ensure that you receive the highest quality of treatment and service available. Click on each of the images below for more information on the members of our team.

  • Rebecca Nelson
    Rebecca Nelson
    Director of Physiotherapy
Rebecca Nelson
Director of Physiotherapy

Apex Clinic staff

Rebecca graduated from Manchester University in 1991. She initially worked as a physiotherapist for the NHS and left this area to work in a Sports Medicine Clinic in New Zealand. While in New Zealand for 6 years, Rebecca successfully completed a specialist postgraduate diploma in manipulative physiotherapy, which is a hands-on approach to treatment, through the University of Otago.

She returned home in 1998 and started Apex Clinic & Apex Headache Clinic. In 2009 she completed the Masters of Manipulative Physiotherapy through the University of Otago, New Zealand. Her thesis was on the physiotherapy treatment of nerve pain from the spine.

Rebecca has developed and continually enhanced her own unique regimes of specialised manual physiotherapy techniques for treating: Spinal Problems & Nerve Pain from the Spine; Headaches/ Migraines; Vertigo/ Dizziness; TMJ or Jaw problems; and Tinnitus from her vast experience of over 30 years of successfully treating these conditions. She has also extensively trained all the physiotherapists at Apex Clinic & Apex Headache Clinic in her treatment regimes as well as lecturing externally.

Since 1998 she has been a part time lecturer at the University of Ulster, Jordanstown on the physiotherapy treatment of spinal problems, nerve pain, headaches, migraines and vertigo currently at a Masters level. She also lectures privately around the UK and Ireland to qualified physios who want to further their skills in the treatment of these dysfunctions. To our knowledge she is the only private Spinal & Headache, Migraine, Vertigo Physiotherapy Specialist in the UK and Ireland who specialises in treating these conditions.

  • Tim Moore
    Tim Moore
    Sports Therapist & Owner
Tim Moore
Sports Therapist & Owner

timTim is a qualified Sports Therapist and also has a diploma in Anatomy and Physiology. He has been extensively trained for more than 6 months at a postgraduate level by Rebecca Nelson, Spinal & Headache, Migraine, Vertigo Physiotherapy Specialist in her unique manual physiotherapy regimes for treating spinal problems, nerve pain from the spine and headaches / migraines, vertigo, TMJ / jaw pain & tinnitus. 

He is passionate about treating these problems and has a wealth of experience. He has also continued his professional development with a wide variety of musculoskeletal courses.

Tim also has a special interest in treating running, biking, swimming and tennis injuries. He enjoys tennis, biking, running and windsurfing in any free time.

  • Catriona Johnston
    Catriona Johnston
    Practice Manager
Catriona Johnston
Practice Manager

  • Kellie Bennett
    Kellie Bennett
    Manipulative Physiotherapist
Kellie Bennett
Manipulative Physiotherapist

Chartered Manipulative Physiotherapist

Kellie physio

Kellie graduated with BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from Trinity College, Dublin. She has been extensively trained at a postgraduate level by Rebecca Nelson, Spinal & Headache, Migraine, Vertigo Physiotherapy Specialist, in her unique manual physiotherapy regimes for treating spinal problems, nerve pain from the spine and headaches / migraines, vertigo, TMJ / jaw pain & tinnitus. She is passionate about treating these problems. Kellie has also continued her professional development with a wide variety of postgraduate physiotherapy musculoskeletal courses.

Kellie also has a special interest in the rehabilitation of all sports injuries and loves to get people back to their sport pain free.

In her spare time Kellie enjoys playing gaelic football and running to keep fit.

 

  • Rhea Lambe
    Rhea Lambe
    Manipulative Physiotherapist
Rhea Lambe
Manipulative Physiotherapist

Chartered Manipulative Physiotherapist

Rhea physioRhea graduated with BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from the University of Brighton, England. Rhea has been extensively trained at a postgraduate level by Rebecca Nelson, Spinal & Headache, Migraine, Vertigo Physiotherapy Specialist, in her unique manual physiotherapy regimes for treating spinal problems, nerve pain from the spine and headaches / migraines, vertigo, TMJ / jaw pain & tinnitus. She is passionate about treating these problems. Rhea has also continued her professional development with a wide variety of postgraduate physiotherapy musculoskeletal courses.

Rhea also has a special interest in the rehabilitation of all sports injuries and loves to get people back to their sport pain free.

 

Rhea enjoys a variety of sports in her free time including gaelic football, mixed martial arts and boxing which she takes part in at her local boxing club.

  • Sara Edwards
    Sara Edwards
    Manipulative Physiotherapist
Sara Edwards
Manipulative Physiotherapist

Chartered Manipulative Physiotherapist

Sara physioSara graduated with BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy from Teeside University, England. She has been extensively trained at a postgraduate level by Rebecca Nelson, Spinal & Headache, Migraine, Vertigo Physiotherapy Specialist, in her unique manual physiotherapy regimes for treating spinal problems, nerve pain from the spine and headaches / migraines, vertigo, TMJ / jaw pain & tinnitus. She is passionate about treating these problems. Sara has also continued her professional development with a wide variety of postgraduate physiotherapy musculoskeletal courses.

Sara also has a special interest in the rehabilitation of all sports injuries and loves to get people back to their sport pain free.

Sara enjoys training at the gym and walking her dogs to keep fit.

 

  • Simona Jacob
    Simona Jacob
    Manipulative Physiotherapist
Simona Jacob
Manipulative Physiotherapist
  • Jenny Gilligan
    Jenny Gilligan
    Manipulative Physiotherapist
Jenny Gilligan
Manipulative Physiotherapist

  • Penny Johnston
    Penny Johnston
    Receptionist
Penny Johnston
Receptionist

Apex Clinic staff

Penny delivers a welcoming, efficient and 5 star service at Apex Clinic. She is very meticulous in everything she does, but caring also and this allows our patients to enjoy the smooth running “Apex Experience” with a smile. She has an extensive background in customer service and administrative management.

Outside of work, she is always active and enjoys playing tennis and horse riding with her children.