Meet the Chiropractors

The team at Wimbledon Chiropractic Clinic

Karen Waddington

Principle Chiropractor


BSc (Hons) Chiropractic, DC

Karen Waddington is a graduate from the Welsh Institute of Chiropractic at Glamorgan University, with a Bachelor Science degree in Chiropractic, and is registered with the General Chiropractic Council and a member of The British Chiropractic Association. She is also qualified to perform dry needling (western acupuncture), to complement the chiropractic treatment she offers. Karen has practiced in Sussex and Surrey before opening the Wimbledon Chiropractic Clinic. She was introduced to Chiropractic after her father suffered a serious neck injury and finally gained relief after receiving treatment from a Chiropractor.

Karen is a firm believer in patient education and preventative measures to enable patients to have long-term benefits from Chiropractic care. She believes that every patient should be treated as an individual and tailors her treatment plan to their specific needs.

Karen is always expanding her knowledge, through further courses, to provide the highest standards in patient care.

Marlijn de Jong

Associate Chiropractor

MChiro, DC

Marlijn de Jong qualified as a Master of Chiropractic at the Anglo-European College of Chiropractic in Bournemouth. She is a member of the British Chiropractic Association and registered with the General Chiropractic Council. During her studies, she has expanded on her training by qualifying in dry needling which can be used to supplement chiropractic treatment. She is experienced in treating both sports based injuries as well as everyday-pain in both adults and children.

Marlijn grew up in Holland and moved to England for her studies where she decided to stay after graduating. She is a member of Surbiton Hockey Club and has played hockey in Holland since the age of five.

Patient education is at the basis of every successful treatmentand therefore Marlijn will provide you with the best explanation possible. Furthermore she is an advocate of keeping the body healthy, not only through chiropractic but also though lifestyle adaptions in order for you to be in the best shape possible.