Kay McCarroll MC, AMC, MMCA, MGCC

Stephen Yang MChiro, MMCA

Petra Moxley DC MMCA

All our chiropractors are registered with the General Chiropractic Council & Members of the McTimoney Chiropractic Association.

Clients say ......


“After having a broken wrist wired back together, Kay with McTimoney, was able to give me more freedom of movement with the joint than I achieved through physiotherapy.”  H G

"I am a patient of Kay’s for approximately 20 years, she has treated me for various problems i.e. back, neck shoulders, feet etc. Kay is an excellent Chiropractor and has helped me at all times – I dread to think to whom I would turn to if she was not around."  M W

McTimoney and Brain Gym®

“I have been receiving McTimoney treatment from Kay McCarroll for about last 10 years, ever since I first went to her for relief from sciatic pain, having read an article about her in a health magazine. That first treatment session totally relieved my pain and since then I have a 2-monthly basis treatment, to keep my body aligned, as I spend much of my time at a desk, writing notes on the computer. Kay is an extremely professional, experienced, conscientious, empathetic practitioner, who has used her kinesiology and psychotherapy expertise on me – when relevant – to significant effect. Kay has a gentle but firm touch. She also suggested Brain Gym when, as a mature student, I was studying for my exams as a Nutrition Practitioner and I found the exercise very beneficial. As a practising Nutrition Practitioner and Iridologist, since 2000, I recommend McTimoney and Kay to a large number of my patients, from who I have very positive feedback. I have also recommended Kay and Brain Gym for certain child patients with learning problems."  H J

This holistic method can have a beneficial effect on a wide range of conditions as well as neck and back pain.

Hendon Natural Health Centre
     020 8202 9747

McTimoney Chiropractic for People

12 Golders Rise


London NW4 2HR

What is Chiropractic?

Chiropractic looks at posture and alignment and how it affects wellbeing, movement and ease of function in daily life. Our day-to-day activities, poor posture, accidents and illness may cause discomfort, stiffness and inhibition of natural movement.

At Hendon Natural Health Centre we use the McTimoney Technique

It is the gentleness of the technique and the treatment of the whole body that distinguishes the McTimoney method from other manipulative therapies. The speed and the precision of adjustment make it a relatively gentle and relaxing treatment to receive.

The McTimoney Method of Chiropractic is named after its originator John McTimoney who developed this gentle, whole body approach from existing Chiropractic techniques.  Low-force, fast, precise adjustments help the skeletal system align itself. The key to the success of these adjustments is the speed, dexterity and accuracy with which they are performed.  McTimoney Method of Chiropractic has been found helpful for thousands of people for over 45 years.  People all over the country come for treatments every day.

A survey revealed that 89% of people undergoing McTimoney Chiro
practic are very or extremely satisfied with their treatment (MCA, Patient Survey, 2004). 

What will happen on your first consultation?

Your Chiropractor will discuss what your objectives for treatment are. A full body alignment evaluation and session will follow.

How many consultations?

This depends on many factors that include:

  1.   How long you have had symptoms 

  2.   How old you are and your general health

  3.   Other life circumstances

Individual treatment plans are created according to the needs and objectives of the client.

Who can be treated?

This gentle process is suitable for most people. Contact your local Chiropractor to discuss your situation.

The consultation process is designed to indicate if it is appropriate to refer someone for medical screening.

Chiropractic does not involve the use of drugs or surgery.  It originated in 1895 in the USA and is one of the largest healthcare professions in the world.

How Chiropractic in the UK is regulated

All UK Chiropractors are registered with the UK’s statutory body for Chiropractors, the General Chiropractic Council (GCC).

The McTimoney Chiropractic Association

The McTimoney Chiropractic Association is the professional body for all Chiropractors trained at the McTimoney Chiropractic College in the UK. It is the second largest professional Chiropractic Association in the UK and in Europe.

How McTimoney Chiropractic is accredited

To become a McTimoney Chiropractor you need to attend a 4 year full-time course or a 5-year part-time course, which is accredited by the General Chiropractic Council, at the McTimoney College of Chiropractic. Practitioners undergo two years of extra training (a post-graduate diploma in animal manipulation) to qualify to treat animals. Chiropractors are required to update their professional knowledge each year via a continuing professional development programme, involving 30 hours study per year.

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