Mrs Lorraine Aitken

Physiotherapist

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy


Specialises in

I qualified as a Physiotherapist with a BSc (Hons) in 1995. I started out working in a large hospital gaining experience in many different areas of Physiotherapy. In more recent years I have worked in Occupational Health which involved treating musculoskeletal conditions including many back and neck problems. This role also involved assessing workplaces and advising on work practices.

At Spire I am involved in the Back and Neck Rehabilitation service. We have excellent facilities at Shawfair in the purpose built gym with specialist equipment.

I am also a member of the Acupuncture Association of Physiotherapists and use acupuncture regularly as part of treatment programmes.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mrs Lorraine Aitken at Spire include:

Physiotherapy

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Additional information

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP)

Acupuncture Association of Physiotherapists (AACP)

Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Personal profile

In my spare time I enjoy long walks with my two dogs and spending time with family. I am also a beekeeper looking after 5-10 hives. I am heavily involved in my local beekeeping association where I am a trustee and mentor.

To answer the most common questions – yes you do get stung sometimes and the amount of honey you get is variable depending on the weather and how good you are at stopping your bees from swarming!

Contact information

Telephone 0131 316 2530