Meet the Team
Our Glasgow and Edinburgh clinics are supported by our clinical staff of 15 and over 35 technicians.
Fiona manages our Orthotics services which includes being responsible for training, mentoring and educating our orthotics specialists. She has over 13 years of extensive orthotic experience working in Paediatrics, Trauma, Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, Diabetes and Stroke. Fiona also has experience from Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Sheffield Children’s Hospital and being the Lead Orthotist at Manchester Royal Infirmary earlier in her career.
Fiona also has experience from Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Sheffield Children’s Hospital and being the Lead Orthotist at Manchester Royal Infirmary earlier in her career.
Fiona has been involved on a National level with the Musculoskeletal (MSK) Directory for Evidence-Based Orthotic Practice. While also training others in this specialist field, she has externally examined final year exams at Strathclyde University.
Emma is one of our orthotists available for orthotic assessments. Specialising in Adult Neurological conditions, Musculoskeletal disorders of the lower limb and Diabetes, she has a Masters of Science degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics with First Class Distinction. Emma has over 5 years of clinical experience and has been a guest Lecturer in the Prosthetics and Orthotics department at the University of Strathclyde. She has presented on her MSci research into the use of AFOs and FES for Multiple Sclerosis patients around the UK and internationally.
Emma has over 5 years of clinical experience and has been a guest Lecturer in the Prosthetics and Orthotics department at the University of Strathclyde. She has presented on her MSci research into the use of AFOs and FES for Multiple Sclerosis patients around the UK and internationally.
Emma now travels across Scotland providing orthotic services for the NHS and runs a weekly private clinic in Glasgow. Book Online with Emma
for an Orthotics assessment.
With a Diploma in Sports Therapy and a degree in Sports Science Specialising in Injuries, Connor takes sports injury assessments and is also available for massage.
Now managing our Sports services, Connor has previously worked with high-level sporting teams in many different fields. He has over 4 years of experience providing injury rehabilitation, sports & remedial massage and strength & conditioning training.
Working at private events, he has been involved in providing pre and post competition treatments along with pitchside first aid and injury taping. You can Book Online with Connor
in Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Aisling Ni Bhrolcháin
Podiatrist in Edinburgh & Glasgow
Aisling is our podiatrist, she has a honours degree in podiatry. She is available for routine podiatry/chiropody care, biomechanics assessments, diabetic assessments and ingrown nail care in The Edinburgh clinic and Glasgow clinic.
Aisling is interested in biomechanics, diabetes, sports podiatry and nail surgery. Having worked both NHS and privately before joining the Buchanan team, she has a well rounded experience to cater to everyone’s needs.
Massage Therapist in Edinburgh
With a previous honours degree in Sports Science and currently studying towards a MSc Physiotherapy (pre-registration), Steph is available for Sports Massage at our Edinburgh Clinic as well as pre and post event massage.
Currently undertaking various placements within the NHS as a student physiotherapist Steph has an interest in various area’s of Neuromusckuloskeletal health. She has played a number of sports but with a particular interest in golf.
Therapist in Traditional Indian Head Massage and Reflexology in Edinburgh
Before and throughout her training in becoming a full time therapist Alexandra has over the last 7 years worked within Community Development and Social support. Working with people of all ages and all abilities. This has included mothers/carers in emotional support with new born including baby massage, which she aims to be able to deliver at the clinic and continues to do home/group visits, social and emotional support and aiding in local community regeneration projects within Edinburgh.
Alexandra aims to continue her studies in therapeutic work with the aim of providing a full range of treatments and specialised techniques focusing on the body and the mind together.