Joanna Waterworth BSc Ost PGCACE FSCCO Dip Paed Ost
Jo graduated from the British School of Osteopathy in 1993.
She worked as an associate for one year before establishing her own practice in Northallerton in 1994.
As the practice expanded, she re-located her osteopathic practice to Croft House in 1999 and in doing so introduced other therapies and established Northallertons first multi-disciplinary complementary healthcare clinic.
In 2003, she enrolled on the Sutherland Cranial College's Pathway for learning, and in 2010, completed the pathway to become a fellow of the college (FSCCO), one of a handful of osteopaths in the North East to hold this qualification. She has a special interest in Paediatric Osteopathy (treatment of babies and children). More recently, she was invited onto the faculty for the Sutherland Cranial College of Osteopathy to develop and deliver their post-graduate Paediatric Osteopathy Diploma. She was awarded the Diploma in 2016
Jo is also a senior lecturer at Leeds Beckett University on the Master of Osteopathy degree course. Her academic interests include Osteopathic Management and Diagnosis; Critical Evaluation and Reflective Practice. She has lectured at international conferences. She will shortly begin a four year tenure as an external examiner for the European School of Osteopathy.
She works at Croft House on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturday mornings, and at Easingwold Osteopaths on Monday afternoons and Friday's.
Vanessa Robinson BOst
Vanessa Robinson graduated from the British School of Osteopathy in 2006. Her post graduate studies since have included courses with the Sutherland Cranial College. Prior to qualifying as an osteopath she worked for 9 years as a sports massage therapist and during part of her training she worked with the London Bronco's rugby super league team. In addition, she worked privately for a number of VIP’s in central and west London whilst based at Champney’s Health Club in central London.
Vanessa came to work at Croft House Clinic in 2008 when she relocated from the southeast. She works at Croft House on Wednesdays, and also at clinics in Yarm and Ripon.
Marcus Watson BOst
Marcus graduated from the British School of Osteopathy in 2003. Marcus works at Croft House on Monday and Wednesday afternoons. He also has his own practice in Malton.
Jill Green BSc Ost, MA
Jill graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 2009. Prior to training as an osteopath, she has had careers in both nursing and marketing. She has a special interest of working with babies and children using Cranial Osteopathic techniques. Jill works at Croft House on Tuesdays and Thursday's and has her own practice in Harrogate.
Ross Gemmell MOst
Ross graduated in 2015 from Leeds Beckett University. On graduation, he was awarded the Deans Prize for Osteopathic Excellence.
In order to continue his professional development, he has completed further training in Kinesio-Taping, Dry Needling and Cranial Osteopathy. He has a keen interest in Osteopathic sports care and rehabilitation. He spent two seasons as head of the medical team at a semi-professional football team in West Yorkshire, but recently left to focus more on his private practice work.
Ross works at Northallerton Osteopaths on Monday mornings, Tuesdays and Fridays. He also works at clinics in Selby and York.