Physiotherapy, Sports Injury & Specialist Bike Fit Clinic
Meet The Team
Vicky Percy MCSP, BSc (Hons)
Vicky qualified at Nottingham University in 2002, obtaining a First Class (Hons) degree in Physiotherapy. She has 12 years of experience working for the NHS and in Occupational Health, private practice and elite sport in Leicester, Sunderland, Limerick, Ireland, where she lived for 3 years, Gosforth and Durham University. She has worked with all level of athletes across a range of sports, including rugby union (Leicester Tigers; Young Munster RUFC, Limerick), netball, Irish dancing, gaelic football, hurling, athletics, swimming, rowing, lacrosse and hockey.
Vicky presently works privately here at Physiohaüs as well as within Occupational Health and for the English Institute of Sport at Gateshead International Stadium, where she treats elite athletes in the North East. This includes members of the Women’s English Rugby Union Squad, Paralympic athletes, GB trampolinists and the Newcastle Eagles.
Vicky is also a member of the medical team for National Division 1 side, Blaydon RUFC and the Irish Rugby League Squad, who she travelled with to the Rugby League World Cup in October 2013. She also works as Physiotherapist for British Swimming and travelled to the European Championships and World Junior Championships in Baku and Singapore in Summer, 2015.
What Vicky loves most about her job is the number of people she meets every day from all walks of life!! Vicky is fascinated by the body and takes pride in problem solving and assisting the individual needs of every patient to optimise their recovery so they can resume their quality of life.
Vicky utilises a mixture of treatment techniques including manual therapy, soft tissue therapy, biomechanics, exercise prescription and rehabilitation. Vicky also has a keen interest in chronic pain.
Vicky had the honour of representing England at all age groups in netball and played in the National Super League for teams including Team Northumbria. She now spends her spare time running, continues to play netball locally and nationally, coaching the U16 Tyne and Wear County Netball Academy, travelling and socialising with friends.