Our Team

Meet Our Team All of our Physiotherapists are Chartered and HPC Registered with a minimum of 10 years experience.

KEVIN BELL

Clinic Director

CSP, HPC, BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy Post Grad Dip Sport and Exercise Medicine

 

Kevin graduated from Northumbria University with an Honours Degree in Physiotherapy in 1997. Following an 18 month period working at Hartlepool General Hospital, he became a full time Physiotherapist at Newcastle United Football Club. He remained at NUFC for 9 years, beginning with the Schoolboy Academy. In 2001 he was promoted to Head Academy Physiotherapist, and specialised in Child and Adolescent Sports Injury. He ran this department for 5 years before being promoted to 1st Team Physiotherapist. During this time he also completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine. In 2006 he left NUFC to become Head Physiotherapist and Managing Director of the Osborne Clinic. In September 2013 Kevin opened his own clinic in Sandyford, before relocating to St Peters Basin in December 2018.

TRISH HERON

Practice Manager

 

Trish was a Personal Secretary at Lloyds Bowmaker Finance Group for 7 years and at First Leisure Corporation PLC for 10 years, before joining the Admin Team at the Osborne Clinic in 1998. Having gained extensive knowledge of the clinic, along with patient needs and expectations, Trish went on to be promoted Practice Manager. In September 2013, Trish relocated with Kevin to be Practice Manager at his new venture in Sandyford, then onto St Peters Basin in December 2018.

LISA

Receptionist

Lisa trained and worked as a medical secretary in London before joining Amari Steel as a PA in Sheffield. Whilst raising her family, Lisa then became a nursery assistant in Ponteland before joining Kevin Bell Physiotherapy in November 2013.

 

SURASH SURASH

Consultant Neurosurgeon

 

Mr Surash is a leading Neurosurgeon, recently relocated from Leeds to Newcastle, whose special interests include:-

· Degenerative spinal problems of the cervical and lumbar spine
· Peripheral nerve entrapments
· Brain Tumours

We work closely with Northumberland Neurosurgery, providing Physiotherapy for their spinal patients.

W: www.northumberland-neurosurgery.com