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 2009, she established Easingwold Osteopaths in the village where she now lives. She divides her time equally between the two clinics.
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 new 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 on the subject of Problem Based Learning and Reflective Practice. She will shortly begin a four year tenure as an external examiner for the European School of Osteopathy.
She works at Easingwold Osteopaths on Monday afternoon/ evenings and Friday's, and at Croft House on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturday mornings.
Gemma Quirke M Ost
Gemma graduated from the European School of Osteopathy in 2015 with a first class Masters of Osteopathy degree (MOst).
She has worked both in Essex and New Zealand before moving to Yorkshire in 2019. She enjoys working with a broad range of osteopathic techniques, including structural, functional and cranial approaches to treat patients from newborn to the elderly, including maternity care and post-partum mothers.
In her spare time she enjoys exploring the Yorkshire countryside with her horse, Bill.
Gemma is committed to further developing her skills and has undertaken several post graduate courses.
Gemma works at Easingwold on a Thursday. She also works at clinics in York, Guisley and Skipton.