Claire Dobson, Clinic Director, M.Ost B.Sc (Hons) N.D D.O.
Claire joined the team in 2011 and became a partner at the Wells Road clinic in 2016. Claire completed her studies and clinical training in osteopathy at the British College of Osteopathic Medicine in London, graduating with a Distinction in the four year Master’s of Osteopathy degree.
Before training as an osteopath, Claire studied a BSc (Hons) in Microbiology and Immunology at Bristol University. Given her extensive training, Claire has a rare insight into the nature of human health which brings a breadth and depth of knowledge to her practice as an osteopath.
With all patients Claire combines classical osteopathy with advice on exercise, nutrition and naturopathy to restore well-being and balance. Claire has two young children and lives in the Wiltshire countryside with her husband and labrador. Since becoming a mother, and realising the great need for better care for pre and post natal women she has embarked on a 2 year Womens Health diploma to further her knowledge and skills in this area.
Claire is a keen sports woman with experience in many disciplines including running, rowing, equestrian, and cycling. Claire has cycled in many events, countries and races with PROPS cycling club. in 2106 she qualified to represent Great Britain in the world championship age category sprint duathlon in Spain, where she came 6th.
You can find Claire at the Wells Road clinic.