Julia Peters Belk
Head of Physiotherapy
Julia is Head of Physiotherapy at Bodyset and based at our Bushey clinic. With over 16 years of experience, qualifying from the Wales College of Medicine in Cardiff in 2004, she has a wealth of Musculoskeletal knowledge and expertise.
Starting her career in the NHS, working at some of London’s top teaching hospitals, Julia become a highly Specialised Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist. She then moved into private practice where over the next 10 years she gained valuable experience and skills as well as working with several sports teams in pitchside treatment and injury prevention.
Julia will employ a variety of manual therapies including spinal and joint manipulations, soft tissue techniques and acupuncture, complemented by tailored rehabilitation programmes, considering the clients’ diagnosis and goals throughout. Julia often incorporates Pilates into her rehab plans having trained at the Australian Physiotherapy Pilates Institute (APPI).
Julia’s specialist interests include ankle and foot injuries and Pelvic and Women’s Health. She is passionate about supporting pre and postnatal women, helping mums get back to exercising safely and reaching their full potential, as well as treating conditions such as pelvic girdle pain and rectus diastasis (tummy gap). She is a Mummy MOT Practitioner and a member of the Association of Chartered Physios in Sports Medicine (ACPSM).