Schedule & Booking

Chris Blackburne - Notting Hill

  • Tuesday, 9.00-20.00
  • Contact our reception team on info@thelifecentre.com to book an appointment

Osteopathy is a system of physical medicine designed to treat a wide range of musculoskeletal problems including:

• Spinal injury, disc degeneration and prolapse, arthritic conditions
• Peripheral joint conditions and injury
• Neck and shoulder pain
• Post surgical recovery eg after hip replacement
• Headaches, migraines and whiplash injuries
• Sports injuries
• Many stress related symptoms and conditions

After a full medical case history and examination is taken in the first session, the techniques used are always gentle and specifically chosen to realign the patient’s body in order to improve the function of their spine and/or limbs and therefore successfully relieve their symptoms.


Chris Blackburne is an osteopath with over 10 years experience working in London, Frankfurt and Stockholm with world famous dance companies, ballets, circuses and professional sports people – dealing with extreme cases of Musculoskeletal dysfunction and pain.

Extensive clinical experience as well as 20 years of personal practice in Martial Arts provided Chris with vast data for his continuous academic research on in-depth context and causes of pain, injury and chronic diseases.

Additionally he is trained in dry needling, low level laser therapy and currently bringing groundbreaking Functional Medicine approach to osteopathy.

Chris believes that classic medical diagnostics strengthened by a Functional Medicine gives great tools to identify both intrinsic causes and factors of the health problem, whether they are physical, environmental, psychological or nutritional.

Chris is one of the very few specialists in London that combines these medical streams of expertise in his field making his approach both unique, highly tailored and efficient – leading to successful longer standing results in bringing the body back to the optimum functioning capacity.

Chris Blackburne is available for

  • In-clinic Appointments

  • Virtual – video/audio Consultations

  • Home Visits

Areas of expertise

  • Arthritic Pain

  • Circulatory problems

  • Digestion problems

  • Fibrolyalgia

  • Frozen shoulder / shoulder and elbow pain

  • Tennis elbow / Golfers elbow

  • Headache arising from the neck (cervicogenic)

  • Joint pains

  • Hip and Knee pain

  • General, acute & chronic back pain

  • Generalised aches and pains

  • Migraine prevention

  • Minor sports injuries

  • Muscle spasms

  • Neuralgia

  • Tension and inability to relax

  • Rheumatic pain

  • Sciatica

  • Uncomplicated mechanical neck pain

Therapist Bio