Sonja Blackburn MChiro PG Cert
Sonja our newest team member graduated from the Anglo-European College of Chiropractic gaining a Masters degree in Chiropractic. Before studying chiropractic, she had trained as a sports therapist and ran her own sports injury clinic in Edinburgh. She is also a fully qualified fitness instructor,this has given her a good insight about the stresses and strains we constantly put ourselves under. She has a passion for treating sports injuries and treats a variety of different athletes of all standards, helping them achieve their own personal goals.
Before joining our team, Sonja was working in a busy family and sports chiropractic clinic in Germany. She has a keen interest in family chiropractic, treating people of all ages, from the elderly to the newborn. Sonja has studied additional modules in paediatrics and care during pregnancy, helping ladies address back and pelvic pain that arise from the stresses during these months & treating babies to offer them greater comfort and improved function.
Sonja has always been heavily involved in sport, with her main sport being figure skating,which she did on a competitive level. She also enjoys many water sports, especially surfing. She enters various sporting events to raise money for a charity close to her heart; The British Heart Foundation,which is something she has done for the past 4 years and is always on the lookout for a new challenge!