Doctor of Chiropractic Annabelle Thorne, BSc Sport Therapy, MChiro
Annabelle is a registered Chiropractor in Dorchester, Dorset and Owner of
F.I.T.T. Chiropractic. She has more than 20 years of progressive experience in
movement therapy techniques, orthopaedic and Sport Therapy Rehabilitation.
Annabelle graduated with a Sport Therapy degree from York University in
Toronto, Canada. She worked for many years with elite level athletes in Sport
Injury management and rehabilitation before going on to study for her Masters
degree in Chiropractic Medicine from the world-renowned Anglo-European
college of Chiropractic in Bournemouth .
Annabelle started F.I.T.T. Chiropractic with the belief that every patient's needs are
different and unique; and therefore wanted the autonomy to provide one-on-one,
individualised care that expresses those beliefs. She feels that empowering patients with actionable and accurate knowledge, as well as getting patients involved as much as possible in their own care, has proven a success for her.
Annabelle has received training and holds certifications in various manual therapy techniques; including being fully certified in Pilates Mat and Equipment, Functional Movement Systems including Feldenkrais and Alexander technique, Functional Dry Needling/ Medical Acupuncture, Active Release Techniques Practitioner and Certified in Kinesiotaping level 1 , 2 and 3.
These practices, along with therapeutic exercise and neuromuscular re-education are integrated into her sessions to successfully treat underlying causes of pain or dysfunction.
Annabelle is dedicated to the treatment of all ailments affecting the young and the elderly to ensure efficiency of movement in day to day life.
Doctor of Chiropractic Martyn Clark, MSc BSc
Martyn Clark graduated from Anglo European College of Chiropractic (AECC) with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Sciences and Masters in Chiropractic. The last 13 years has been spent both in leading outdoor sports and engaged in studying Clinical skills and Chiropractic techniques.
He considers himself an outdoorsman, experience in land and water sports, lifeguarding the West Dorset coastline, rock climbing Portland’s routes and as a ranger at Lulworth Cove.
Martyn has a passion for travelling and new experiences include Sailing by Tallship to the Azores to ascending the Rigi in the Swiss mountains, extending to a diverse range of sports including horse riding, fencing, archery, kayaking and canoeing. Martyn has also lived in Switzerland for nearly 2 years immersed in the language and culture which he loved!
Doctor of Chiropractic Andrew Price, MChiro, DC, LRCC
Andrew graduated from the prestigious Anglo-European College of Chiropractic (AECC) in 2010 with a Master of Chiropractic qualification following five years of full-time study. The years since have been utilised gaining clinical experience in treating a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions.
He employs different techniques tailored to suit the individual and has treated everyone from professional footballers, golfers and amateur sportspersons competing at national level, to adolescents and seniors. He has spent time concentrating on Spinal Rehabilitation within a busy multidisciplinary clinic and endeavours to address the underlying causes of pain rather than simply treat symptoms. Andrew is a member of the British Chiropractic Association, The Royal College of Chiropractors, and is registered with the General Chiropractic Council.
He has been a passionate cyclist since childhood and continues to ride the roads, tracks and byways of Dorset whenever he can. He grew up in Lyme Regis and after spending some years on the West Coast of Ireland moved back to the place his heart lies in the Dorset countryside where he now lives with his family and 3 miniature dachshunds! He also loves walking, music and playing the guitar.