Due to the current threat posed by the Corona virus outbreak an in keeping with the governments advice we have temporarily suspended all appointments at our clinics.

ON-LINE (video or telephone )Consultations are available to: 

  • Discuss symptoms
  • Offer advice
  • Prescribe rehab exercises
  • See how you are moving and performing exercises
  • Discuss any scan results
  • Refer for an appropriate imaging at specialist centres such as MRI scans and X-rays.

If you would like a consultation with Darren Chandler (or a member of the Spine Plus Bow / Stratford team) please email [email protected] or call (020) 8980 9664

If you would like a consultation with Robert Shanks (or a member of the Spine Plus Chigwell / Woodford team) please email

 [email protected] or call (020) 8501 0937

Osteopath in Woodford, London

Call us if you would like an appointment or book on-line.

Consultations are also available in Spanish, Italian, Turkish and Czech.

Spine Plus in Woodford can offer you specialist affordable treatment in all areas of Osteopathy and Physiotherapy, including Back Pain Treatment, Neck Pain Treatment, Sciatica Treatment, Shoulder Injuries, Sports Injuries, and Rehabilitation.
You really don’t have to suffer, call today, get assessed by one our specialists and get set on the road to recovery with East London’s and Essex Finest Treatment Teams.

For more information please visit our Woodford Osteopathy Clinic website.

Customer Reviews

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Osteopathy & Physiotherapy +/- Acupuncture
Initial Appt. 45 mins (Approx. 20-30 mins assessment, 15-25 min treatment) £50
Initial Appt. 60 mins (Approx. 20-30 mins assessment, 30-40 min treatment) £70
Follow Up Treatment (30 / 45 / 60 mins) £50 / £70 / £85
Jonny Wride ESP Physio (30 mins) Initial & Follow up Sessions £65 (£85 with Ultrasound scan)
Referral Letter / Short Report £25
Shockwave Therapy - Now available for patients who are insured with AXA PPP, Aviva and Cigna.
Initial Consultation & Treatment (30min or 45 mins) £70 / £95
Shock Wave Only, 1 setting (20 mins). 2 settings (30 mins). Full Protocol, 3 settings (45 mins). Per Area. £50 / £70 / £95
Package of 4 Sessions (3 settings), Equiv to £78 per session £312
Expert Massage Therapy (from an Osteopath): Sports Massage / Deep Tissue / Remedial Massage
60 minutes £85
45 minutes £70
30 minutes £50
Osteopathy + Massage Mix
An extended Osteopathy session to allow plenty of time to treat the whole body with soft tissue massage techniques as well as classic osteopathic mobilisation and manipulations (60 mins) £85
Clinic / Company Director
(Robert Shanks, author of “Back Pain Decoded”)
Initial Consultation & Treatment (60 mins) £95
Follow Up Treatment (30 mins) £70

NB: Currently Robert's waiting list is full and he is not taking on any new patients that will be seen in the clinic. However he remains highly engaged with all the patients and practitioners at the clinic(s) in an advisory capacity. One off telephone consultations may still be possible - Call 0208 501 0937 for more details.

Diagnostic & Injection Procedures
(On site or at local partner clinics*- Contact us for more details)
Ultrasound Scan - on site at Spine Plus' Woodford clinic
For precise diagnosis of joint, muscle or tendon damage

Steroid U/S Guided joint / Tendon injection                          (*May require Ultrasound Scan in addition @£85)

Dextrose Prolotherapy U/S Guided Injection.                               (*May require Ultrasound Scan in addition @£85) *£175
Hyaluronic Acid U/S Guided Joint Injection                         (*May require Ultrasound Scan in addition @£85) £195
High Volume / Hydrodilitation U/S Guided Joint Injection (*May require Ultrasound Scan in addition @£85) *£195
Other Guided Tendon / Joint Injection £250
MRI Scan *From £295 (per part)


Robert Shanks - Osteopath & Clinic Director

Robert ShanksAs company director and co-founder Robert is part of the driving force behind our multidisciplinary approach. Robert has been strongly influenced by his mother, a chartered physiotherapist with 40 years’ experience. Robert graduated as an Osteopath in 2000 and subsequently furthered his education with several postgraduate courses, notably in medical acupuncture, electrotherapy and clinical Pilates (the latter with the renowned Australian Physiotherapy and Pilates Institute). As well as treating sports injuries and tension headaches, Robert’s other main area of special interest is the management of patients with chronic low back pain and neck pain associated with disc problems.

Juan Bedoya - Osteopath

Juan Bedoya - OsteopathJuan is a highly skilled osteopath, massage therapist and personal trainer. He is currently our head trainer for clients requiring one to one corrective exercise sessions in order to build their core strength and spinal stability.

Dita Foltynova - Osteopath & Massage Therapist

Dita Foltynova Sports Massage TherapistDita recently gained a master degree from the University College of Osteopathy having previously worked as Sports Massage therapist for over 8 years. Dita is a keen sports woman and has competed in athletics, volleyball, swimming and cycling at professional levels. One of the greatest achievements has been to be a part of the physio team on the Ladies European Golf Tour for almost 3 years. Further to this she has been looking after ladies at Lee Valley Rowing Club including during the year they won a Hanley Cup (2016). Dita is passionate about tailoring treatments to each client individually whilst incorporating beneficial exercise routines and lifestyle choices.  Dita’s focus is on general structural and functional approach using remedial massage & stretching, traditional osteopathic techniques and medical acupuncture. She also has experience using subtler techniques such as Cranial or Fascial work which can be used on all clients, including babies. She is currently in the process of extending her knowledge and skills in Paediatric Osteopathy.

Akin Celik - Osteopath & Massage Therapist

Akin Celik - OsteopathAkin originates from Turkey and in 2018 graduated from the University College of Osteopathy with a Masters in Osteopathy.  From a young age, he knew he wanted to be an osteopath having been treated by one following several injuries after a horse riding incident.
Additionally, he has many years experience in sports massage, medical acupuncture/dry needling, Kinesio and active taping which he can use to enhance his osteopathic treatments. Akin always aims to provide therapy with both enthusiasm and professionalism in an effort to encourage wellness in all his patients.

Facilities and Equipment

  • Treatment rooms, reception and waiting area, disabled toilet and disabled access throughout.
  • Retail items: ice packs, orthopaedic supports and braces.
  • Mechanical and electrical therapy equipment: ultrasound, interferential, short wave, soft laser, lumbar traction, cervical traction.

Find Us

5 Jubilee Market St Barnabas Road Woodford Green | IG8 7BZ

5 Jubilee Market St Barnabas Road Woodford Green | IG8 7BZ

5 Jubilee Market
St Barnabas Road
Woodford Green  |  IG8 7BZ
+44 (0) 208 506 1000

Email: [email protected]

Opening Hours

Monday 9am – 8pm
Tuesday 8:30am – 5pm
Wednesday 9am – 8pm
Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday 9am – 8pm
Saturday 10am – 3pm
Sunday 12pm – 4pm

Arriving by underground (tube):

We are located opposite Woodford tube station on St Barnabas Road.

Arriving by bus

Take either the 275 or 549 bus routes and disembark near Woodford tube station.


Free parking on site.