Meet The Team
Lou Nicholettos MSc, MSc, BSc (Hons) MCSP, AACP, HCPC Specialist Physiotherapist And Founder
Lou Nicholettos is one of the South West’s most qualified and experienced Physiotherapists.
Lou has TWO Masters degrees- from the University of Birmingham and Kings College London. She is a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist with over 15 years Physiotherapy experience. During her career she has been taught by and worked alongside, some of the most highly regarded international experts in Physiotherapy and Pain Science.
Lou has become Cornwall’s go to physio for complex aches and pains, including sports injuries and spinal pain.
Her areas of special interest include running injuries, tendon injuries, back pain and nerve pain.
As a Running Specialist Physio Lou has quickly gained a reputation as one of the very best clinicians in the UK and treats athletes from across the South-West and beyond from her base in St Austell, Cornwall. Lou has provided Physiotherapy for the Great Britain Hockey team, numerous Great Britain Runners and Triathletes and international competitors from the sports of Athletics, Rugby, Netball, Squash and Swimming.
Having worked with and been taught by some of the best Physio’s in the World, Lou founded Cornwall Physio to create a quality private clinic with world class facilities, right here in the South West.
With Her Wealth Of Expertise, Lou Will Help You Perform At Your Best Whatever Your Hobbies And Goals.
Sophie Williams MSc, BSc (Hons), MCSP, HCPC Chartered Physiotherapist
Deep Massage Specialist, Sophie is the "go-to" expert for anyone suffering with tight, tense, torn, stiff or achy MUSCLES (..sports or not).
Sophie is the “queen” of the clinic when it comes deep tissue massage, and her number 1 skill is likely to be your best option if you’re looking to recover fast from tired muscles. Lou picked Sophie because of her soft-tissue skills and expertise in treating sports injuries. She’s also a qualified clinical Pilates teacher.
She previously worked in a private Physiotherapy clinic in Bristol and has experience working within international rugby. Sophie will help you to move better and feel better in the quickest possible time.
Dawn Hadfield-Young, Reception / Admin.
Dawn will be the person that greets you when you arrive at Cornwall Physio and also managesall of our bookings. She has an extensive background in Business Admin and has worked in both public and private sectors.
“I rode for nearly 30 years and competed in Dressage before taking up running”. Dawn also practices Yoga regularly, swims and Stand Up Paddle boards!
Dawn is also a Run Director for Eden Project Parkrun and part of the Mobile Crew for a couple of coast path Ultra’s here in Cornwall.