Miss Lisa Brachfeld

Broad Category
Profession
Services, therapies, and modalities
Music / arts / performance health, Circus health, Dance medicine and healthcare, Exercise, Technique / ergonomics / posture / instruments / props / equipment
Regions Covered
London, South London, South East
Location
London, Crystal Palace / Croydon
Qualifications/registration
MSc Physiotherapy, MSc Performing Arts Medicine, Certified Athletic Trainer, HCPC, CSP, BOC
Registration, insurance and DBS checks
Current professional registration, insurance and DBS confirmed
Telephone
020 8778 9050

Lisa specialises in treating performing artists such as dancers, choreographers, musicians, circus performers, singers, and actors, and has experience working with a wide variety of patients including elite athletes, youngsters and the elderly. Her expertise includes post-operation rehabilitation, overuse injuries, traumatic injuries, advice regarding posture and overuse, environmental effects on pain – stool type/height, music stands, props etc, adapting practice schedule, return to play/performing rehabilitation specific for dancers, musicians and circus performers.

Lisa has experience working with American Ballet Theatre, and Alvin Ailey Dance Company in New York City. She was a dancer for 15 years and has played 7 different instruments throughout her life. She was also the first American to be accepted and to complete the MSc Performing Arts Medicine course at University College London in 2017.