Our chiropractors

Rishi S Loatey BSc(Hons) MSc (Chiro) DC CCEP MRCC(Orth) FBCA


Rishi has over 20 years of experience of treating patients with a wide variety of conditions. He is passionate about helping people. He particularly enjoys helping people in acute pain and those with difficult, chronic cases who have nearly ‘given up’.

After completing a 5 year degree in Chiropractic Rishi continued to increase his knowledge and skills by becoming a Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner in 2000. He has also been awarded Specialist Membership of the Royal College of Chiropractors (Faculty of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation) and Fellowship of the British Chiropractic Association.

Rishi has a special interest in orthopaedics, spinal pain, disc problems and sciatica.

Rishi is actively involved in the profession having been elected and appointed to regional, national and international positions representing both the Chiropractic profession and Chiropractors in the UK.  He was a Founding Trustee and Treasurer of the UK Chiropractic Research Council and is currently on the Board of the European Centre for Chiropractic Research Excellence.

He appears regularly in the national press and radio as a spokesman for the British Chiropractic Association. He has been awarded the British Chiropractic Association Presidents Award twice in 2009 and 2017 for services to the profession.

Rishi enjoys playing sports. Having competed at county level when younger he still enjoys playing badminton, squash and football and is still trying to improve his golf !

Ethan Brownlee  MChiro (Hons) DC


Ethan has always been a keen athlete holding British records and representing Great Britain at international competitions.  It was whilst competing at the World Championships as part of Team GB that he first encountered the benefits of Chiropractic.  The speed with which Chiropractic helped him recover from an injury in order to compete in the next round, along with ‘hands on’ and drug–free approach, ignited a passion in him for Chiropractic.

He then went onto complete a 5 year degree and graduated from the prestigious AECC University College with a First Class Masters degree in Chiropractic.

Ethan has a wide experience of treating patients of all ages ranging from office workers to national level professional athletes.  He was also selected to supervise final year chiropractic students prescribing specific exercise programs to their patients in the rehabilitation suite at the University clinic.

He enjoys treating people who keep on having recurrent problems by trying to find the actual underlying cause of their problem and helping them to try and prevent pain and problems from returning.

Ethan has a special interest in sciatica, neck pain, headaches, shoulder problems and  rehabilitation of injuries.

Ethan enjoys pencil drawing in his spare time and is also a keen cyclist.


Giacomo Rastell MChiro DC


Giacomo has nearly 10 years experience of treating a wide of variety of patients.  Having suffered with back problems himself he is passionate about helping people get out of pain as quickly as possible and helping them to stay well.

Giacomo was born in Northern Italy where he achieved success in his first profession as a graphic designer.  It was the long periods of sitting that contributed to his back problem leading him to eventually see a Chiropractor.

Giacomo was so impressed with the results of the Chiropractic treatment that he decided to retrain as a Chiropractor.  Giacomo came to the UK and qualified with his Masters degree in Chiropractic.

After graduating he was invited to join a team of international Chiropractors in Italy gaining valuable experience.  He also helped to teach on a program at the prestigious Royal University Centre Escorial-María Cristina of Madrid, Spain and at the French University Institut Franco Européen de Chiropratique.  Giacomo was also an Examiner for the Italian Association of Chiropractors examining the competence of new Chiropractors who wish to practice in Italy.

Giacomo has a special interest in low back and neck pain, whiplash, disc problems and shoulder pain.

Giacomo is passionate about art and cooking and is a keen cyclist.



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