James Ruddick

James Ruddick enjoys helping people out of pain, and back to optimum health. Having taught at the UCO, and been involved in elite sports he has a wide variety of experience.
Are Osteopaths Doctors?

Are Osteopaths Doctors?

Are Osteopaths Doctors? Understanding Osteopathy in the UK   Welcome to another insightful piece from Summertown Clinic. One of the questions we frequently encounter from the Oxford community is, "Are osteopaths doctors?" It's a great question and deserves a...

Join Our Team – Receptionist Required!

Join Our Team – Receptionist Required!

Join Our Team! Receptionist Required! We are incredibly proud of our team of receptionists who help provide an excellent standard of patient care through the experience they deliver. There's a clinical saying that the therapy starts with the phone call, and it's...

Online Consultations Whats Involved?

Online Consultations Whats Involved?

At Summertown Clinic, since closing on Tuesday 23rd March, we’ve been offering online consultations (as well as online classes too!). A few of our patients have asked: “...how can you do that? Surely you need to work with your hands isn’t an osteopath a “manual”...

Energy Boosting Massage

Thai yoga massage is unlike any other massage that I've ever had. Sophia works on certain Thai meridian points and stretches out all the muscles. It really boosts my energy levels and helps me to feel more balanced. Patient: Anonymous Practitioner: Sophia Argyris...

Goodbye Tension

"Brilliant. Sophie Bower really got to the problem and I felt a lot of release in areas I didn't even know there was tension! Thanks" Patient: R McPhilemy. Actor Practitioner: Sophie Bower Sophie works in the clinic on Monday mornings and alternate Saturdays. If you...

Hot Flushes Banished – Testimonial

"Jo has been treating me for some time. I have chronic pain and fatigue which is helped enormously by her care. She is reliable and meticulous and my health and ability to function is significantly improved bu regular visits." Patient:  Mrs V Carhill, Retired...