Meet The Team

We are renowned for being a very friendly and helpful bunch, who will do whatever we can to get you feeling fantastic, faster! Our Chartered Physiotherapists & Massage Therapists are experts in their field, backed up by outstanding full-time admin staff!

All Staff East Finchley Hendon Hampstead Cricklewood

Steven Berkman

Practice Owner & Chartered Physiotherapist:

"Being a runner I love helping other sports people- whether Olympic Gold Medallists or social tennis players."

  • BSc Physiotherapy (University of Cape Town) 1997 – Top 5 of Class
  • Completed several Marathons and Triathlons
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, HCPC Registered
  • Member of Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists
  • 2005 British Masters Football Team Physio for Maccabiah Games
  • I love helping people to avoid surgery where possible
  • Specialist in treating Orthopaedic injuries
  • Specialist in Post-operative rehabilitation

Jolene Sher

Clinical Manager, Specialist Chartered Physiotherapist & Clinical Specialist (Hendon)

“I am a positive passionate physio who loves what I do! I work together with my patient to mold a treatment protocol that will reach his/her goals. This can include hands on work, land based exercises (matwork/ standing pilates or sports/ injury specific rehabilitation) or getting them into warm water for aquatic rehabilitation.”


  • APPI trained matwork Pilates Instructor including antenatal/postnatal Pilates
  • Standing functional Pilates rehabilitation
  • Aquatic Physiotherapist- hydrotherapy exercises.
  • Foundation of Aquatic Physiotherapy course 2018
  • Intermediate Musculoskeletal Hydrotherapy course 2019
  • Hypermobility management in children, teenagers and adults
  • Relief of general muscular tension/ back and neck ache or headaches
  • Pain management and Cognitive Behavioural approach to Pain
  • Interest in back and neck surgery/conditions.
  • Post surgical rehabilitation
  • Sports Injuries
  • Dry Needling
  • Bsc (Physiotherapy) from the University of Witwatersrand Medical School (Johannesburg, South Africa) 2007
  • Member of Aquatic Therapy Association for Chartered Physiotherapists
  • Member of Health Professions Council & Chartered Society of Physiotherapy


Jolene has been my back ‘Wizard’ for a few years now and she is fantastic.


Nikki S.

Doron Shimoni

Senior MusculoSkeletal Physiotherapist

"I enjoy working with my patients step by step to fully accomplish their goals. I belive in the combination of excellent hands on techniques and suiting individual exercise programs to get each of my patients the best treatment possible"

  • MSc Advanced Physiotherapy Kings College University
  • BSc Physiotherapy at Tel-Aviv University
  • 2015 Lead Physio Professional Handball Team- Hapoel Petah Tikva (Israel)
  • Chartered Physiotherapist, HCPC Registered
  • Postgraduate in Muligan's Consept treatment method
  • Postgraduate in strength and conditioning training
  • Expert in treating sport injuries
  • Experienced with treating various neck and back conditions
  • Treating Runners

Tyrone Kon

Specialist Physiotherapist & Director (Cricklewood Branch)

  • Physiotherapy Degree from University of East London (First)
  • Postgraduate training in Acupuncture
  • Trained in Spinal Manipulation
  • Rehab following shoulder surgery
  • Member of HCPC and Member of Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Knee rehabilitation
  • Treatment to avoid orthopaedic surgery when possible
  • Sports Injury Treatment and Football Injury treatment
  • Works with elderly to improve mobility and function
  • Full time clinics in East Finchley


"My shoulder is completely better after 6 months of pain and limited movement. Tyrone was patient and explained everything clearly to me.


Jocelyn Morris

Practice Manager- Hendon & East Finchley

  • Ensure smooth running of the clinics
  • Maintaining excellent customer care
  • Bookings
  • Health Insurance Liason
  • Accounts & Billing

Holly Davies

Specialist Pelvic Health and MSK Physio

"I love being able to help all people with their pain or injury issues.  I find it particularly rewarding working with women during pregnancy or at other stages with regards to women's health issues."

Holly joined BOOST PHYSIO in 2014 and is based at our East Finchley branch.

  • Pelvic Health Specialist Physio and MSK Specialist Physio
  • Treating Back Pain in pregnancy
  • Pelvic Girdle Pain while pregnant (previously called SPD or Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction)
  • Pelvic floor issues – bladder, bowel and sexual dysfunction
  • Mummy MOT’s pre, ante and post natal
  • Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy conditions
  • Treats all sports injuries
  • Back pain, spine conditions
  • AACP acupuncture trained
After working in musculoskeletal outpatients for several years I decided to venture into the specialist area of pelvic health. I have developed skills and knowledge pelvic floor (bladder and bowel) dysfunctions and pregnancy related musculoskeletal conditions. I currently work as an advanced women’s health specialist for Imperial NHS Healthcare Trust where I manage a complex caseload of urogynaecology conditions and also run a specialist clinic for women who have sustained perineal trauma during birth. I am a passionate physiotherapist who loves working with a range of musculoskeletal and women’s health conditions, aiming to fix the root cause, not just relive the symptoms.  

Elaine Lee

Practice Manager (Hampstead)

Nina Atherton

Chartered Physiotherapist- East Finchley & Hampstead

I am passionate about helping others achieve their own personal goals whether it is for rehabilitation, to reduce tension or help restore balance.


  • Loves treating runners and triathletes
  • Representing Great Britain 2020 European Duathlon Championships
  • BSc Physiotherapy
  • BSc Sport Science
  • Level 3 Personal Trainer
  • Exercise prescription specialist
  • Works with the elderly to help restore strength and function
  • Completed several marathon and triathlons
  • Full-time Hampstead and East Finchley
  • Appointments 8am to 9pm and Saturdays too

Tosin Eyitayo

Specialist Physiotherapist (East Finchley & Hampstead)

  • MSc in Physical Therapy (New York) 2003
  • Member of HCPC
  • Member of CSP
  • Special interest in Biomechanics, Gait and Running assessment
  • Manual therapist- using deep tissue release and soft-tissue techniques
  • Specialist in neck and back pain, sports injuries, biomechanic faults, pre/post surgical conditions
  • Persistent (chronic) pain treatment
  • Running Injury management
Tosin loves to use Manual Therapy "hands on" techniques to help her patients.  She also uses taping and strapping techniques to treat and manage conditions.


"Tosin was 100% wonderful and could not have been improved in any way"- Marlene.


Tom Stedman

Specialist Physiotherapist (East Finchley & Hampstead)

I’m a keen rugby player and skier who thrives on competition and the buzz of team success.

  • Loves Treating Sports Injuries
  • Skilled in Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Uses hands on myofascial release techniques
  • Maitland and Mckenzie Mobilisation Techniques
  • Sports Taping, K-Taping
  • Loves treating Skiers!
  • Shoulder Specialist


"From our very first session (3 months ago) Tom has turned my life around. He has literally worked wonders." Rodney M


Sunny Francis

Senior Músculo-Skeletal Physiotherapist

Being an ex-professional athlete I understand what it feels like to be injured and what it takes to alleviate pain and restore optimal performance.

  • Ex-Professional Athlete
  • Previously ranked no. 1 GB Olympic Weight-Lifting u 58kg
  • Treats desk based workers, weekend warriors and those that want to keep mobile
  • Special interest in sports injuries
  • Rugby team physio for local rugby club
  • Acupuncture
  • Hampstead Monday and Thursday 6pm to 9pm
  • Hampstead Sundays 9am to 2pm

Willemijn Pronk

Senior Physiotherapist- Cricklewood and East Finchley

  • BSc in Physiotherapy- Holland
  • Head physiotherapist at MoBro Rugby International rugby tournament Dubai 7s
  • Physiotherapist at the Dutch National Basketball Federation MU20
  • Head Physiotherapist women department at football club WV-HEDW, Amsterdam
  • Clinics in Cricklewood and East Finchley
  • Same Day Appointments: 8am to 9pm and Sunday appointments


Willemijn has been really great, and I would definitely recommend, 5*. Thank you.


Y. Sher


"When referring patients to BOOST PHYSIO I know I can rely on professional evidence-based, high quality treatment from friendly therapists."

Mr Max Horwitz

Consultant Hand Surgeon, The Cromwell Hospital

"Very professional clinic. Would highly recommend BOOST PHYSIO."


42, Patient

"BOOST PHYSIO have always taken good care of my patients."

Mr David Sweetnam

Consultant Knee and Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Wellington Hospital

"BOOST Physio have been a fantastic resource for my patients, particularly those with complicated problems or those who are going through post-op rehab. They are highly skilled, and really help motivate patients to get back to being active. An all-round fab team!"

Dr Catherine Spencer-Smith

Consultant Physician in Sport and Exercise Medicine

"Fantastic physios. BOOST have always looked after me well."


32, Patient

"BOOST PHYSIO has provided a timely, efficient and highly professional service to many of my patients, which has helped them in their post-op recovery back to full function."

Prof Fares Haddad

Consultant Knee and Hip Surgeon, The Princess Grace Hospital

"My shoulder is completely better."


48, Patient

"I have always found BOOST to be extremely helpful and efficient when dealing with my patients."

Mr Carlos Cobiella

Consultant Shoulder & Elbow and Sports Surgeon

"Jolene saw the cause of my chronic lower back pain and has helped me rectify it reducing the pain. Thank you, kind, friendly and professional Jolene."

Sheila Hall Age 87- Collapsed Thorax Vertebra


I have worked with the BOOST Physio team for nearly 5 years, they are extremely dedicated and a highly professional team.  I would highly recommend them to my patients for lower limb foot & ankle rehabilitation.


Consultant Tauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon - The Royal Free Hospital Hampstead London

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