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Retha Welding

Retha Welding, MCSP BMAS

Physio in private practice, SE1Physio since 2012

Based at London Bridge



Retha Welding is a musculoskeletal physiotherapist, who has worked in private practice for 12 years.  She has a special interest in rehabilitation, clinical pilates and sports injuries.


Special Interests include Musculoskeletal conditions, rehabilitation using clinical pilates and conditioning to aid return to sport or optimal functioning.  Treatment include the Integrated System Approach, which looks holistically at the driver of dysfunction and how to correct this, and also dry needling.


Other Experience

Retha worked in Neuro rehab initially after qualifying, as well hospitals and step down facilities.  After relocating to the UK in 2004, she worked in private practice which involved musculoskeletal treatments, rehab and ergonomics in gyms, surgeries and the corporate sector. As part of a multidisciplinary team, that includes consultants, surgeons, radiographers to personal trainers, she gained experience in pre and post surgery rehab, sports injuries and correction of biomechanics. She developed an interest in gait analysis and worked closely with a podiatrist for many years.



B.Sc Physiotherapy 1999 at the University of the Free State in South Africa

Orthopaedic Manipulation Therapy 1 in 2001

Dry Needling 2001

Integrated System Approach 2009

Clinical Pilates 2004