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Southdowns Physiotherapy

8-9 Clinton Lane


BN25 1NS

T. 01323 894354

Opening Hours:

Mon, Weds: 8am - 8pm 

Tues, Thurs, Fri: 8am - 6pm

​​Saturday: 8am - 5pm ​

Sunday: Closed


Southdowns Physiotherapy

Seahaven Health Hub

Basepoint Enterprise Centre

Denton Island



T. 01323 894354

Opening Hours:

Mon: 1pm - 5pm

Tues: 8am - 6pm

Weds/Thursday: 10am-5pm

​​Friday: 10am - 5pm ​

Saturday: Classes

Sunday: Closed

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Dave Peachey MSc (pre-reg) Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC reg

Practice owner and Senior Physiotherapist

Dave qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2008  having graduated with a Sports Therapy degree in 2005. He has worked in a multitude of different settings including NHS Outpatient departments, private health clinics and various sports clubs.

Dave has 3 young children and enjoys various hobbies including football, golf, and jogging.

Ellis Robinson BSc Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC reg

Senior Physiotherapist

Ellis boasts over 17 years of experience as a Physiotherapist, working across a variety of settings including a period of time in Australia.

Away from work Ellis enjoys the gym, outdoor pursuits, and dog fostering work. 

Karen Steel BSc Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC reg

Senior Physiotherapist

Karen qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2000. She has gained extensive experience working for the NHS for more than 17 years before leaving to join our team in late 2017. Karen has a young daughter and enjoys jogging in her spare time.

Richard Coombs BSc hons, ACPSM, MCSP, SRPT

Senior Physiotherapist

Richard trained at The University of East London then gained experience in various Orthopedic hospitals in the UK, going on later to practice and teach physiotherapy in Japan, and along the way in spells, providing medical support for the Disney on Ice skating team, as well as Manchester United Soccer schools, with a brief spell working in Germany with the British army returning from Afghanistan. Later he served as the Guam national soccer team physiotherapist, before returning to the UK in 2017. Hobbies include aircraft photography, and travel and keep fit.

James Swinford MSc (pre-reg) Physiotherapy, MCSP, HCPC reg

Senior Physiotherapist

Since qualifying in 2006 James has gained a wealth of experience in his field, working within NHS and private settings. His career has also included working as a Physiotherapist in Dubai/U.A.E as well for Brighton and Hove Albion academy and Eastbourne Borough FC first team.

James has a wife and two young children. His hobbies include football and music.