Jade Walford BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy MSST
Jade has always lived in Sussex by the sea and loves being in the water. She graduated in 2011 from the University of Chichester with BSc Hons Sports Therapy. While at university, she worked within the medical team for BHAFC where she continued to work after graduating. Upon leaving the football club, Jade joined The Heeler Centre where, alongside her time in the clinic, she also worked at Haywards Heath Rugby Football Club. Now, Jade works in the clinic full-time treating people of all ages using sports massage and rehabilitation to alleviate pain and increase flexibility. She particularly enjoys getting to know her patients and working alongside the rest of The Heeler Centre team.
How long have you worked at The Heeler Centre?
Since August 2016.
Why did you choose your profession?
I used to have intense physiotherapy for my feet when I danced (ballet) but had to quit due to an injury. So I went into sports therapy having always found the physio interesting.
What do you most enjoy about your work?
I love the reward from helping people feel better and I love that every hour is different.
What are your specialisms?
Muscular skeletal injuries using sports massage and mobilisation as the main treatment for modalities.
What conditions do you most enjoy treating?
Neck pain, ankle issues and shoulder injuries (I love the complexity!)
When are you available?
Monday to Saturday, with Wednesdays off.
Do you accept insurance work?