Meet Nicky Snazell
International presenter and instructor on health, wellbeing and pain relief.
Author of a series of health books.
Consultant physiotherapist in pain relief.
From an early age Nicky has shown a keen interest in healing and helping others. During her teens, experiencing her mothers suffering, set her off on a quest to resolve this.
She graduated in Biological Sciences 1988, specialising in cellular physiology and psychology. She then went on to graduate in Physiotherapy in 1991.
Then started a 25 year program of studying alternative medicine, and studying, teaching and presenting this internationally.
She is the founder of 3 health companies and still treats in 3 of her clinics embracing wholistic physiotherapy, healthy living, and new technology for joint repair.
In her first book ’the 4 keys to Health’ she shared her extensive knowledge of how the public could improve their health through lifestyle changes. This goes into more depth in the Human Garage Trilogy.
Nicky is a twice award winner from iSTOP and AACP. She was awarded these for her unrelenting commitment and her outstanding cutting-edge approach to treating, and presenting internationally at seminars, radio and writing about health.
A skilled practitioner in pain control, running her own practices, driven to provide the best treatment available. First in the world to have achieved an honorary fellowship of iSTOP, the highest accolade in the study of pain medicine in recognition of extensive knowledge, outstanding contribution and expert teaching abilities. Taught this pioneering technique internationally. Highly qualified in her field of physical medicine with degrees in both Physiotherapy and Biological Sciences [Physiology with Physiology], and further postgraduate qualifications in orthopaedic medicine, sports medicine, manipulation, acupuncture, dry needling and alternative medicine. Successfully built and led hospital departments in both private and NHS hospitals. Currently founded 3 small health companies which are well respected within the medical community.
Consulted at four clinics in the last two years, spread across the West Midlands, Yorkshire and Norfolk and Harley Street.
Presented internationally on pain and health, a health expert on radio shows, and author of four health books to date.
Highly motivated and ambitious, with an ongoing interest in helping the general public with preventative health issues, constantly learning new ways to treat and teach colleagues how to help patients with complex neuro-musculoskeletal problems.
2018-on Nicky Snazell Clinic (Midlands)
MRT Centre ( Midlands)
The Painkiller (owner/ founder of all3)
2016- 2018 Harley Street Consultant
2016 – 2017 Nicky Snazell Clinic Ltd (Norwich)
Specialist centre for treating severe and chronic neuro-musculoskeletal problems
2014 – 2016 Magnetic Resonance Treatment Centre Ltd (Harrogate)
Specialist centre for treating osteoarthritis and bone plus treatment for severe and chronic neuro-musculoskeletal problems
2008 – on Magnetic Resonance Treatment Centre Ltd (Stafford)
Specialist centre for treating osteoarthritis and bone
2007 - on Nicky Snazell Clinic Ltd (Stafford)
Full-time clinic with orthopedic surgeons, podiatric surgeon, physiotherapists, sports therapists
2002 - 2007 Nicky Snazell Clinic Ltd
Director / Owner
Full-time home clinic, experienced dramatic growth with patient referrals from whole UK and internationally as far as Australia.
1991 – 2002 Self Employed Practice
Established a strong practice for treating complex and severe spinal pain
1996 – 2002 Rowley Park Private Hospital
Physiotherapy Department Manager
Built the department from nothing to a strong team, yielding a strong growth in sales and profit.
Established a ‘Centre of Excellence’ for back and neck pain.
1995 - 1996 Cannock Chase NHS Hospital
Managed physiotherapy department
1991 - 1995 Stafford General NHS Hospital
1991 Physiotherapy B.Sc. Wolverhampton University
1988 Biological Sciences [Physiology &Psychology] Hons B.Sc. Birmingham University
Post Grad Awards
2017 Best UK Pain Relief Clinic
2016 First AACP Excellence Award for Patient Service
2004 First iSTOP Award of an Honorary Fellowship
Diploma in Sports Medicine
Diploma in Rheumatology and Injection techniques
Advanced certified Gunn IMS practitioner
Certified trainer of Gunn IMS
Certificate in Maitlands Manipulation
Certified NLP practitioner
Certified Shiatzu Practitioner
Certified [AACP] acupuncturist
Published Author of 4 books 4 Keys To Health Jan 2015, The Mind Nov 2015, The Body 2016.The Soul 2017
In-house, Inservice training, every alternate week since 2007- 2017designed by myself
Weekly Reiki/ Shamanic/NLP healing meetings over 25 years.
Regular radio interviews on health issues
Written monthly magazine articles for county magazines on health
May 2017, AACP Coventry UK Conference. Lecturing and Practical Teaching on Using The Needle As A Diagnostic Tool
April 2017 published Soul Book
December 2016 Consultant at 10 Harley Street
October 2016, Lecturing on the PKM [painkiller method].’’Using the needle as a diagnostic tool.’’AACP conference.Glasgow Scotland
Sept 19th 2016 commenced consulting and teaching at Norwich Rowan House clinic
August 2016 published Body Book
August 2016 radio fm talk about kids and sort and my body book
August 2016 interviews in Norwich and Harley Street to start seeing patients in both locations.
May 2016 AACP conference. Coventry
July 2016 commenced as expert on Health and Wellbeing Radio Show Stray fm Yorkshire
Sept 2015 Presenting to Gardeners society on healthy backs
Nov 2015 Trigger point needling Jon Hobbs 1 day
Nov 2015, stage 2 of Harrogate renovations and room expansion
Nov 2015 Published Mind Book
October 2015, Stafford fm sandwich show on keeping sport healthy for kids
June 2015 set up Harrogate MRT practice and marketing strategy
May 2015 AACP conference 2 days Coventry
April 2015 OCPPP conference 1 day
April 2015 MBST Germany Frankfurt ‘future of this technology in UK meeting.’
Jan 2015 MRT[MBST] clinic set up ,renovated and opened. Stafford
Jan 2015 published 4 keys book
Oct 2014 Z factor 4 day event presenting as the painkiller. Spain
April 2014 OCPPP conference 2 days
Nov 2013 Frankfurt MBST technology tradeshow and meetings
May 2013 AACP Conference
April 2013 OCPPP Conference
Nov 2012 Patrick Holford Health Seminar 1 day
Nov 2012 MBST meetings.Frankfurt, Germany
Nov 2012 Internet Marketing Conference, Chris Cardell 3 days
Oct 2012 Presenting 4 keys and Pain at premier Z Factor health seminar event with Joseph Mc Clendon.
May 2012 AACP Conference
April 2012 OCPPP Conference
May 2011 Presenting pain at Z Factor health seminar with Joseph
McClendon Switzerland, 4 days
May 2011 NLP Practitioner Course, Richard Bandler, London 9 days
May 2011 AACP Conference
April 2011 OCPPP conference
Jan 2011 Psychology / NLP seminar Joseph McClendon, London 2 days
Dec 2010 Start writing book
Nov 2010 Organised and introduced Joseph‘Psychology of Motivation’ seminar with Joseph
McClendon, Hoar Cross
Oct 2010 Entrepreneur Marketing Summit Dan Kennedy & Chris Cardell
London 3 days
Oct 2010 NLP training Jamie Smart
July 2010 Marketing Seminar Chris Cardell London 3 days
June 2010 Life coaching/psychology seminar Tony Robbins Rome 4 days
May 2010 Finance Seminar Robert Kiyosaki London 3 days
May 2010 AACP Conference
April 2010 OCPPP conference
April 2009 OCPPP conference
June 2008 Adv practitioners course in orthopedic medicine (MSc)
June 2008 Shockwave ISMT conference and trigger point workshop
May 2008 Podiatry lectures. Cannock.
May 2008 Resonance meeting and scientific demo on bone cell growth
April 2008 OCPPP conference.
Dec 2007 Lecturing IMS in Malta at International Podiatrists conf.
Nov 2007 Co-wrote paper on IMS and podiatry.
Sept-Dec 2007 Presentations to running clubs and athletes clubs.
June - Dec 2007 Training junior Physio.
June 2007 Informal tuition given to podiatric surgeon on IMS.
Informal internships on IMS given at clinic.
Informal teaching on biomechanics.
May 2007 Informal tuition on US referral and instigated US scanning
Service at clinic
2007-2006 Repeat visits to Leeds teaching hospital to observe surgery and
Outpatient clinics .Tutor Roger Hackney.
May 2007 Shockwave and Ultrasound scanning course. Henley.
April 2007 Prof Gunn lecture given to 20 surgeons on opening night at
Clinic.OPEN main clinic after renovating.Nicky Snazell clinic. ltd and close home practice of 4 years full time
May 2006 Laser course Warwick University.
April 2006 Acupuncture conference Coventry.
December 2005 Consultant Sports Physiotherapist to London football club
October 2005 Lecturer at F.A. premiership conference Lilleshall.
2005 Provided Advanced IMS internships to Doctors & Physio’s
October 2004 Awarded first ISTOP honorary fellowship in international
Recognition of contributions to pain medicine.
October 2004 Organised and Instructed IMS 4 day course, Stafford
Invited Prof Gunn and Dr Cassons for practical sessions.
June 2004 Attended McKenzie 4 day course
May 2004 OCPPP pain Conference, Nottingham
April 2004 Lectured at IMS course, London
January 2004 IMS Education Committee Forum, Vancouver
May 2003 Presented IMS at 1st European Fibromyalgia Conference, Germany
April 2003 OCPPP Conference
April 2003 Lectured at IMS Course, London
October 2002 Awarded Reiki Master
April 2002 Lectured at IMS Course, London
January 2002 Interviewed for IMS World Documentary. Clinic selected as one of 3 locations worldwide.
December 2001 Awarded Instructor level IMS
October 2001 IMS Internship Seoul, South Korea
January 2001 Represented UK IMS at International IMS Awards, Vancouver
Founder member of IMS Education Committee for ISTOP
December 2000 Lectured at IMS Course, London
April 2000 Awarded IMS Advanced level, Vancouver
June 1999 On set Pain specialist at BBC Television series location.
January 1999 IMS Internship, Vancouver
October 1998 IMS exams passed, Cambridge University.
1996 - 1998 Shiatzu 2 year course Nottingham
1994 - 1996 Organised and attended 6 Acupuncture courses covering intro,
intermediate and advanced with Gagne and Prof Wong.
Cannock x3, Birmingham, Solihull.
1994 Achieved Diploma.Rheumatology injection 1 year course.
1993 Achieved (one year course) Sports Diploma Physiotherapy M.Sc course, Manchester Metropolitan University
1992 Orthopaedic medicine courses London part A, part B, part C.
1992 Achieved Orthopaedic society of Medicine exams London
1992 Maitland Spinal & Peripheral manipulation 1 year course, Bath
1992 B.A.S.M British Association of Sports Medicine. Intro,
Intermed, Advanced courses. Lilleshallx2