Our team

All members of the Felixstowe Physiotherapy Practice are carefully selected for their experience in the assessment and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders. All are members of the Chartered Physiotherapists and Registered Members of the Health Professions Council.

Kate Wickens

Kate Wickens
AACP MCSP MMACP

Kate is the Practice Principal. She joined Felixstowe Physiotherapy Practice in 1994. She became a Partner in 1996 and Practice Principal in 2000.

Kate trained at Nottingham School of Physiotherapy and qualified in 1991. She has worked at Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich Town Football Club and other private Practices.

Kate is a specialist in Manual Therapy having gained membership to the Manipulation Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (MMACP) in 1997.

Kate is a member of the Association of Acupuncturists in Private Practice.

Sharon DiPonio

Sharon DiPonio
AACP MCSP HPC

Sharon joined Felixstowe Physiotherapy Practice in 1997.

Sharon trained at Queens College Glasgow and qualified in 1985. She has worked at Ipswich Hospital, Christchurch Park Hospital and other Private Practices.

She has a keen interest in Sports Injuries and has provided physiotherapy services for Ipswich Rugby Club, St Josephs College, Eastern Counties Rugby Union, St Johns Football Club and Martlesham Football Club.

Sharon specialises in Biomechanical Assessment and Orthotics and is a member of the Association of Acupuncturists in Private Practice.

Hetty

Hetty

Hetty graduated from The University of Nottingham in 2014. She has worked in a variety of specialities including orthopaedic and musculoskeletal medicine, womens health and neurology. She has additional training in vestibular rehabilitation, female urinary incontinence, strength and conditioning and matwork Pilates.

Hetty has worked at Felixstowe Physiotherapy for 5 years alongside working at Ipswich Hospital and now for the MOD.