Our Team - Osteopaths

Dr Mathilde Konczynski 

BSc (Hons) Osteopathic Medicine

MBBS Medicine

 

Mathilde graduated from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2004 and went on to graduate in Medicine at Barts and the London in 2010.  
 
Alongside working in a busy osteopathic practice since 2004, she leads the Clinical Pathology module at the London School of Osteopathy and supervises students in the college clinic.
 
Mathilde has experience of working with sports people at all levels in a variety of sports including athletics, martial arts, triathlon, rugby, golf and dancing. Her special interests include developing personalised plans, working alongside the patient to promote their fitness, health and well being.

 

Mathilde leads both the Oxford Street and Bank/Moorgate clinics. 

 

Mathilde is recognised by all major health insurance companies including Bupa, Axa PPP, Cigna, Aviva and Vitality Health and speaks fluent English, French and Polish.

 

General Osteopathic Council I'm Registered no. 5421
Jerome Boisard 

BSc (Hons) Osteopathic Medicine

Jerome graduated from the London School of Osteopathy in 2010 and has been working as an osteopath in London since, treating patients of all ages referred by both health and fitness professionals.

 

As an ex firefighter and diving instructor, Jerome understands the challenges that sport passionates face on a daily basis. He specialises in chronic pain and complex presentations with a specific interest in pelvic dynamics essential in many sports. He aims to restore movement and function in every body.

 

He combines varied treatment methods including structural, visceral and cranial osteopathy to best taylor his therapy to each patient and case. He gained valuable experience prior to becoming an osteopath by working as a massage therapist for over 10 years in varied environments.

 

Jerome can be seen at our Bond Street / Oxford Circus and Bank/Moorgate clinics.

 

Jerome is fluent in English, French and German. He has basic knowledge of Russian and Croatian.

 

He is recognised by AXA*, Bupa, Aviva, WPA, Vitality Health, Cigna and Simply Health.

 

General Osteopathic Council I'm Registered no. 7591
Franziska Schmidt-Dengler

MSc Osteopathy, Diploma of Physiotherapy (Vienna)

Member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists, HCPC Registered

Fran originally graduated as a physiotherapist in 2004 in Vienna, Austria. She has since worked in various settings, public hospitals and private clinics in Vienna, Paris and now London.

She went on to study osteopathy and graduated in 2014 from the BSO (British School of Osteopathy) with a Masters Degree in Osteopathy.

 

Studying osteopathy enabled her to further advance her diagnostic skills and gave her additional tools to develop more effective treatments, including manipulations, visceral and cranial techniques.

 

Her extensive experience includes working with acute trauma injuries, sport injuries (in and out-patients), oncology, gynaecology, orthopaedics (specialising in scoliosis), paediatrics and chronic pain.

 

Her special interest lies in movement facilitation to allow a successful and fulfilling life.

 

Fran is also an IAIM infant massage instructor and member of Manual Lymphatic Drainage UK.

 

Fran speaks fluent English, French and German and can be seen at our Bond Street / Oxford Circus and Bank/Moorgate clinics.

Returning from Maternity leave from October 2020

General Osteopathic Council I'm Registered no. 9111
Lauren Schonewald

MSc Osteopathy and Diploma of Naturopathy

Pursuing a career in Osteopathy has combined Lauren’s passion to help others improve their health and wellbeing with her knowledge and fascination of how the body functions.

 

Lauren graduated from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2019 achieving a Master’s of Osteopathy degree and Diploma in Naturopathy which has provided her with up to date knowledge in musculoskeletal care and osteopathic treatment. She is registered with the General Osteopathic Council and a member of the Institute of Osteopathy. Lauren has further undergone training in kinesiology taping, a tool which aims to support injured muscles, ligaments, joints, and tendons, which she uses to complement her Osteopathic treatment where appropriate.

 

Lauren assesses each individual using a whole-body approach and implements a combination of treatment methods that may include Structural Osteopathic Techniques, Cranial Osteopathy, Soft Tissue Techniques and Taping depending on the patient’s needs. She also ensures each patient is able to manage their discomfort from home or at work by providing tailored self-care advice. Lauren feels privileged to provide care to those from all walks of life and enjoys treating a wide range of complaints, with a particular interest in treating neck and shoulder issues.

 

In her spare time Lauren enjoys staying active by practising yoga, bouldering, playing the piano and exploring nature.

*As from 1st February 2017, Body Spheres is now fully recognised by AXA PPP Healthcare. As one of their members and depending on your requirements for Osteopathy or Physiotherapy, you can now choose to see any of our practitioners.

As usual, if you are a Member of BUPA, Simply Health, Vitality Heath, Aviva, Cigna, WPA etc. we are also more than happy to help.

You will simply need to request an authorisation code from your Insurance.

For any queries please contact us on 0333 800 8404 or info@bodyspheres.com.

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