MOIRA DARCY Grad. Dip. Phys. MCSP
Physiotherapist - special interests being musculo-skeletal conditions, Womens Health
Moira trained at St. Thomas Hospital in London, qualifying in 1986.
Ongoing: She continues professional development since qualifying in all areas, but specifically now relevant to her practice, including musculo-skeletal conditions, Womens Health, Acupuncture for the relief of pain and Biomechanics.
On qualifying, Moira worked within the NHS at Stoke Mandeville Hospital, becoming involved in the rehabilitation of spinal injury patients.
Moira left the NHS in 1990 and worked at Bupa Hospital, Harpenden until 1993. She then set up St Judes Clinic. This was based in Edlesborough for 14 years and was gradually developed into a multi-disciplinary Clinic. This Clinic was moved in February 2007 to a larger premises in Leighton Buzzard.
As Practice Principal, Moira still has a very active role in treating St Judes patients, but she also oversees the development and co-ordination of the service the Clinic now provides.
Moira is one of the team who offers talks to local groups eg: Womens Institute, Rotary Clubs, GPs and our corporate links (see news page). She will gladly discuss individual group needs.
As a keen advocate of Pilates, and the importance of stability, Moira has undertaken the Australian Physiotherapy & Pilates Institute (APPI) Matwork courses and is now a qualified Matwork Instructor. Moira now runs lunchtime Pilates classes at Leighton Buzzard Theatre on Tuesdays from 1-2pm