Meet The Team

Kate Young

Owner & Principal Physiotherapist

Kate Young is the Owner of Physio and Therapy and the Clinic’s Lead Therapist. She specialises in helping people who’ve not been successful in getting help to either move better, feel better or live better elsewhere, often despite numerous attempts.

Kate is a true master of her craft and has been affectionately nicknamed ‘The Human Mechanic’ and ‘Pain Slayer’ by her clients. Her work is centred around treating ‘the whole person’ not just the painful parts and Kate only works with a select few people whom she is sure she can help.

Fabian Harmer

Osteopath / Senior Clinician

Fabian is a qualified Osteopath and Senior Clinician at Physio & Therapy. His role involves the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of a wide range of musculoskeletal problems. As a keen athlete, Fabian has a special interest in the treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of sports injuries.

Fabian provides a comfortable, relaxed and professional approach to healthcare, tailoring each session to the particular needs of the client. His approach to treatment is a holistic one, addressing the whole body rather than just the painful parts.

Lewis Black - Musculoskeletal Therapist

Lewis Black

Injury Rehab Specialist

Lewis Black joined the Physio & Therapy team in 2021 as an Injury Rehab Specialist. In his, role Lewis provides a wide variety of treatments to clients dealing with an injury, including but not limited to massage, dry cupping and dry needling.

His approach to therapy is informed by his extensive experience treating and rehabilitating injuries, having provided sports therapy and physio services to clubs and athletes involved in a variety of sports.

Book your appointment with Lewis today or get in touch to learn more about how he can help.

Louise Bowman

Executive Assistant to Kate Young

Louise is the clinic’s Executive Assistant. In her role, she provides administrative support to Kate and the team and expertly manages all aspects of Client Care and Customer Service to ensure that every patient receives the 5* services they deserve.

There is nothing you can’t tell Louise – she’s the clinic’s eyes and ears and genuinely wants you to be open and honest about your experience with our team.

Sandra Hutchinson

Holistic Practitioner & Teacher

With over 20 years of experience in delivering holistic therapy treatments to a wide range of patients, Sandra is one of the newest additions to the Physio & Therapy team.

In her role, Sandra offers a number of holistic alternative therapy treatments, including holistic massage, holistic reflexology, Indian Head massage, sound therapy and Shamanic Therapy working in a holistic way to address the mind, body and soul.

Cathy Hall


Cathy is the Clinic’s Receptionist; she will help make your journey to a pain-free life warm and trouble free.

Cathy joined the company as she was attracted to the holistic nature of the clinic, and we found her to be a perfect fit. What makes Cathy so special is the fact that she once carried out complementary therapies so understands more than most how important it is to live without pain and how possible it is maintain a pain free life by having regular treatments, whether that’s a session of trigger point therapy, a sports massage or some Reflexology.

Cathy will take care of you from start to finish so you won’t have to worry about a thing.

Lee McGorrell

Sports Therapist

Lee holds a BSc (Hons) in Sports Therapy and has worked with a variety of clients and professional sports teams throughout his career. He is passionate about getting clients back to their optimal health and performance and has achieved this for a number of years by delivering high quality, effective and compassionate care.

Lee specialises in Prehabilitation, Rehabilitation and Recovery interventions and runs weekly exercises classes for both Absolute Beginner’s and Adrenaline Junkies! If you want him all to yourself don’t worry – he also offers 1-1 sessions.


Zamir Ali

Sports Therapist

Zamir is a qualified Sports Therapist and is in his final year of studying a BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy at the University of Cumbria.  He’s a human anatomy geek and his impressive knowledge coupled with excellent manual therapy skills make him a very special member of the team.

At present Zamir is one of our sports massage therapists working in the clinic during university holidays. I sincerely hope that this time next year he’ll also join our team of Physiotherapists!


Ready to start getting better?

Book your initial assessment with one of our qualified clinicians today and start your journey towards living pain-free.