The key to better health and improved lifestyle

Gordon Ellis clinics in County Durham, have an extensive knowledge base when it comes to physiotherapy, massage, fitness and health in general. From Gordon's background, qualifications, experience and, without a doubt, his client profile that is elite worldwide we feel we can confidently boast of our physiotherapy services.  "Check out our testimonial page" for individual experiences and comments about the services we offer!  Our clinics are all about the patient's experience, setting the highest quality of standards in the best practice as our benchmark taken from Gordon's 30 years' experience to create word of mouth credibility with the results you want.


Niall Quinn- "I've known Gordon for 17 years as a close friend and as a physiotherapist. A top man and the very best at what he does!"


The following pages take you through the range of treatments and services available at our practices. We give you the opportunity to take your time and examine carefully to decide on the quickest safest way of getting the result you require with no reoccurrence.


Our services are designed not simply to provide therapeutic healing through a detailed examination and treatments with established experienced staff, but to give you that all important diagnosis on your first appointment and explain it in words you understand, delivering state of the art treatment and rehabilitation throughout your course of treatment.


We look at the "individual" from a holistic perspective using our multidisciplinary team to resolve your health complaint and optimise your potential in personal fitness and related health issues. Encouraging you to understand the biological, psychological and social aspects that have an effect on all of your outcome requirements. Educating and teaching the skills that will allow you to be in control. Our services cover a range of skills with highly qualified practitioners to give you the results you require in the shortest, safest possible time.


We pride ourselves with our knowledge, worldwide experience and dedicated team of staff to help facilitate the improvement in your wellbeing and increase your performance levels. Giving medical education on your condition and continued support at all times, we also assist you to maintain this standard and understand prevention initiatives through our unique solution focused therapy.


Although Gordon could boast about his client list worldwide, he has a genuine passion for Durham and the North East of England.


We hope you have enjoyed your virtual visit and we look forward to meeting you in person soon, please feel free to contact us at any time for advice and assistance.


We look forward to taking care of you!

Old Rectory Willington Clinic

About the practice

Our expert and friendly team use sophisticated modern techniques guided by Gordon Ellis's bench mark of high standard created from his world wide experience and knowledge by working with or being associated with the world elite in sport or world famous medical consultants to provide you with the best in personalised treatment.

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Main therapies

We offer tailor-made treatments for prevention, therapy and rehabilitation.

Check out which therapy is right for you

Courses and training

Gordon has an extensive background in teaching health and fitness. To include; The FA, Durham and Teesside University and he has been a national physical education tutor. Whether it's classes in how to protect your back, spinal gymnastics or sports medicine. Our comprehensive range of programmes offers an enjoyable way of staying healthy.

See our course programme

Pilates We offer a variety of classes at the clinic in Willington, from Beginners to Back Care/Rehab classes.  The class numbers are kept small with highly qualified teachers so that you can be ensure Pilates & Barre classes

Pilates / Yoga

We offer a variety of yoga and Pilates classes at the clinic in Willington, from Beginners to Back Care/Rehab classes.  The class numbers are kept small with highly qualified teachers so that you can be ensured of the best possible outcomes.  Pilates will compliment any physiotherapy treatments that you are receiving.

Current Class times are

Monday Yoga 6 - 7pm / 7.30pm - 8.30pm

Wednesday Barre Class 9.30am - 10.30am / Yoga 10.45am - 11.45am

Thursday Beginners Pilates 9.30am - 10.30am Yoga 10.45am - 11.45am



News & Events

Gordon recently hosted a 'Sportsmans Dinner' with former Sunderland Football players and close personal friends - Niall Quinn and Michael Gray.  Over £3000 was raised in aid of Prostate Cancer UK.


To read more and watch video click here.

Reece Ellis

Supporting Local Talent

Gordon Ellis Clinics have recently sponsored local boxer in his bid to become British Champion. 

To read more click here.