Izzel Barbosa's Credentials
I am a fully licensed, state-registered Physiotherapist.
The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) are a regulator set up to protect the public. They keep a register of health and care professionals who meet the standards for their training, professional skills, behaviour and health.
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) is the professional body representing physiotherapists. They provide resources and services to support physiotherapists in their practice, and ensure professional levels of development and conduct.
The Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists (AACP) is a professional network affiliated with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. The Association represents those physiotherapists who are interested in integrating acupuncture into mainstream physiotherapy for the management of pain and systemic conditions.
Envionmental Health and Safety Compliance
I am licensed (under Elmbridge Borough Environmental Health & Licensing) to practise acupuncture on the premises. Additional audits are also carried out and processes are in place to ensure practice sanitisation, safe handling and disposal of acupuncture needles.
Private Health Insurance Providers
I am registered with the following private health insurance companies. If you wish to use my physio services and have a private health care provider that is not listed here, please let me know.