Christos Christofides, BSc (HONS) PGD GSR; Founder of OLYMPOS.
Introducing Christos Christofides, the Founder and Director of OLYMPOS.
Christos is specialising in all Muscle and Joint problems and has a strong experience in correcting posture and giving people a pain free living!
At an academic level, Christos has qualified from a Barchelor’s degree in Sports and Exercise Science with a special interest in the rehabilitation of Knee and Ankle injuries. Christos has also qualified from another Barchelor’s degree in Sports Injuries and Rehabilitation a with speciali interest in Back Pain and Shoulder problems. He also has a Postgraduate degree in Biomechanics (Human Movement Mechanics) with a special interest in restoring human movement patterns in muscles and joints.
During those years, Christos worked alongside a top of range tutors by presenting a number of research work into national conference days. He has also worked with elite Physiotherapists and Consultants from backgrounds as high as the English Premier League in football and International Sport. Christos has also participated in laboratory-based projects dealing with human DNA and had visited a series of real human anatomy classes which as he says today, helped him significantly to understand the body in great depth!
Christos’s understanding of the human body was further enriched by shadowing his father in Theatre in various surgical procedures.
At a professional level, Christos has served important medical roles in Professional Sport where he dealt with treating and managing all muscle and joint injuries alongside elite Physiotherapists, well-established Orthopedic Consultants, Doctors and highly qualified Strength and Fitness coaches.
In Christos’s CV there is also an extensive work in sports injury clinics and well-established fitness centres across the North of England. During that time, he specialised in treating Back Pain, Sports Injuries, Muscle and Joint Pain, Headaches and Migraines and has also fixed postures on a weekly basis.
Christos is now full-time at OLYMPOS where he looks after peoples’ day to day injuries and pain with great feedbacks!
Furthermore, Christos is now a guest lecturer for local Colleges in the field of Injury Prevention and Posture Correction where he enjoyes spending valuable time teaching and explaining to the students the basics of the human movement and biomechanics.
One of the highlights of his current work as Christos explains, is the fact that students from Sports Massage and Sports Therapy courses across Manchester and Stockport are contacting him directly for work experience and hands-on learning. Christos says that “the very good ones are given a job with us straight away!”.
Finally, “the Yellow Team” as Christos refering to his team as, is now in collaboration with the University of Manchester for a big well-being project for the Manchester students!
Christos’s services involve:
- Full Injury Assessment
- Sports Massage
- Pressure Points
- Joint Manipulations
- Posture Correction
- Exercise Rehabilitation.
Clubs and Organisations Christos has worked with
Gemma Newton, NVQ Business Administrator, Marketing Manager, Public Relations.
Gemma is another great addition into Team OLYMPOS!
She withholds a number of important qualifications within Marketing and Business Administration and has a sparkling professional experience in these fields over the course of the last fifteen years!
Gemma has excelled at her previous employments where her customer service and her peoples’ skills were continuously addressed, acknowledged and fully appreciated by both colleagues and customers. She will always go out of her way to help people and this is what our clients love and appreciate from her.
Gemma’s CV and professional recommendations are second to none. She has served very important Administration and Marketing roles in a mixture of industries which makes Gemma unique in this field.
She is currently spending limitless hours with Team OLYMPOS, also structuring and organising our participation to great events and seminars across the North West.
We are greatful to have Gemma on board and please come in and say hi, her smile is always one to remember!
Emma Parker, CSP HCPC BSc (HONS) Physiotherapy.
We are delighted to introduce our new Physiotherapist, Emma Parker.
Emma pursues an excellent approach to our customers with a unique smile and a great amount of passion for her job.
She is a fully qualified Physiotherapist with experience in both the National Health Service (NHS) and the Private Sectors. At OLYMPOS, Emma is looking after both private and insurance clients with a great rate of success!
Emma is a hard worker and a very disciplined individual with a sparkling personality and a very high level of professionalism.
At OLYMPOS, all of Emma’s patients have been continuously succeeding their recovery from injury and have nothing but outstanding words to say about her.
At an academic level, Emma is qualified from a Barchelor’s degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Salford, in Manchester. During that time, she pursued a series of working experience placements in and around the North West of England with significant success and great feedbacks!
At OLYMPOS, we could not be prouder of having Emma Parker in our Yellow Team and we ensure you that you will be looked after in the best possible way.