Tel: 01707 888 229

Welcome to The Welwyn & Hatfield Practice – £10.00 OFF your first Physiotherapy, Osteopathy or Acupuncture – We have over 30 years experience – Early, late and saturday appointments available. Call our receptionists  Shirley, Donna, Marilyn or Cindy for friendly advice –  on Hatfield 01707 888229 

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We never forget the best thing about us .. Is you !


The Welwyn & Hatfield Practice is  run by husband and wife team Ian and Helen Norman (Osteopath & Acupuncturist). They have been involved in health care and Hertfordshire for over 30 years.  The Hatfield Practice only ever aim to employ the most experienced highly trained (friendly) Professionals who have passed the grade. Helping you to feel better is what our  Hatfield Practice patients tell us we do best.  Its important to us that you recover quickly and feel happy with your treatment. Thats just the way it is at The Hatfield Practice.  Providing you with long term health solutions is also very important to both of us. We don’t want you to spend your life on someones treatment table. Treatments by design are aimed to tackle the root cause of your problem. A professional and friendly patient experience means that you become happy satisfied patients. We are in the  HatfieldWelwyn Garden City area.

Call Shirley at the Hatfield Practice. Osteopathy, Physiotherapy, Acupuncture and Massage. The Hatfield Practice 01707 888229

Call Shirley on 01707 888229

We never forget the best thing about us … Is you!  

With 30 years of clinical experience Patients can be sure that you are choosing us for all the right reasons. The Hatfield Practice established in 1988 . Our Receptionists Shirley, Libby, Marylin,Donna or Cindy will make you feel at home and make a lovely cup of tea. Our thoughts are that you sit back and relax. Call our friendly Hatfield reception for advice.  01707 888229  Easy, Free Parking at the front. Click this highlighted link for easy directions.

All Hatfield Practice Physiotherapists are Chartered and registered with the CSP
The Hatfield Practice takes pride in being  ”hands on” professionals (we wont just prescribe exercise sheets) and won’t waste your time. We provide Professional Osteopathy, Physiotherapy, Acupuncture and Massage in Hatfield although some of our patients tell us they drive miles to visit us).
Our experience has shown that a caring and thoughtful  approach tends to resolve problems faster. Our patients are referred by recommendation by their  local GP, Triage Physiotherapist, friends or Consultant. We are told that most patients feel improvement after their first consultation and  treatment. Call our reception on 01707 888229. Experience has shown that our triage style “combined treatments” such as combinations of Physiotherapy with OsteopathyAcupuncture or Massage have been shown to improve patient outcome and faster response times.

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  • “Great exercise advice, painful at first but now  feel much more mobile and have less day to day pain.Well done”

    Clive N, Watford.
  •  Came to the practice after a serious injury. I am now  now walking around the house with a stick, am able to use the stairs I really feel like my old self again. Many thanks to the Hatfield Practice  for their continued efforts and support!”

    Mrs Currel. Stevnage

    Mrs Currel. Stevenage
  • ” I always pop in for a cup of tea and a chat, no place like it”

    Elsie ( 82 yrs)
  • After suffering from a very painful C-section scar which didn’t improve over the course of 19 months and caused me pain permanently, I had five acupuncture treatments with Helen. The pain lessened significantly after the first treatment but amazingly, the appearance of the scar (very red, very uneven) also improved dramatically. It is now completely pain free and smooth. Thank you Helen!

    Professor K. Radner
  • Fantastic service, everyone is so friendly and caring. Ian has helped me no ends for which I am incredibly grateful! Would recommend to anyone.

  • ” Such enthusiasm… thank you for your advice and support. I think the surgeon would of got his own way if i hadnt of found you. Always a relaxing happy place “.

    Alistair (Sprinter) Welwyn Garden City.
  • Thank you Dora top class Physiotherapy – I feel stronger each day now.

    Betty – Hatfield
  • “I received a hot stone massage voucher off my boyfriend for Christmas last year. I always come every month to see Daisy and couldn’t survive without my little bit of heaven. Thank you”

    Hannah, Welwyn Garden City
  • “The Welwyn and Hatfield Practice is my first choice for private referals”

    Dr. W, Hatfield
  • ”I am a keen amateur golfer and find my regular MOT sessions with Ian invaluable. The service is friendly and professional and I recommend the practice to all my fellow golfers”

    Jeff, Hatfield
  • ”The treatment I have received from Ian and his tean has been very helpful. Everyone was so pleasant – I will have no hesitation in coming here when needed”

    Vera, Herts
  • ” I just dont understand why you cant get this sort of treatment on the NHS “

    Sam T. St Albans
  • I have been working with Dora ( Physio) apart from the very professional treatment she always goes out of her way to treat me like a real person. Seems genuinely interested. This holistic and human approach to care makes such a difference and seems to permeate the whole practice –  from the greeting at reception to the banter between colleagues to the therapy itsself  .

    Sue M.
  • Even people that are getting free treatment through my place of work are considering attending the practice. Amazing.

    Fiona ( Hatfield )

    Amazing Place
  • ”Everyone at The Hatfield Practice has been brilliant. I work at a local gym as a personal trainer and am a ”regular” and always happy to recommend lots of people – It works so well… I love it ! ”

    Tom S. Personal Trainer, Hatfield
  • Friendly, warm and professional – after three months off work I was out of pain very quickly. I am now back at work and pain free.

  • Ian is great – helped me loads

    Thanks Brain

    Back Pain
  • Very friendly and honest, have fixed my lower back pain after a previous physio just insisted on lots of expensive treatments that did’nt help. Highly recommended. Thank you. Stefan

  • ” Now i can work again without constant pain and without having to eat pain killers like smarties all day. I feel like a new man !! ”

    Brian. sales manager
  • ”Three generations of our family have attended The Hatfield Practice – they all look forward to the care and treatment they receive”

    Sarah.Welwyn Garden City
  • ”Service and treatment is brilliant – always so friendly”

    Sue, Herts
  • ” I have been a professional body builder for many years. I have never met anyone as good as Ian his ability to diagnose and treat  acute and in my case often repetitive injuries. Support  gives me the confidence to train harder without the fear that injury that could mean end of my career”

    David, St Albans
  • “I was in a real mess after a major car accident. I was told by hospital doctors that i would be in pain permanently. I pleased to say they were very wrong. I am now pain free 90% of the time. Wonderful thoughtful people. Really Cant thank you enough guys.

    Peter. Welwyn
  • ”Fantastic service – everyone is so friendly and caring.  I am a long distance runner and compete regularly at a high level. I have found that Ian and his team have helped me no ends in supporting my training regime for which I am incredibly grateful. I would recommend the practice to anyone”

    Hayley, Hatfield
  • It always amazes me how well acupuncture works. I spent 3 years feeling sorry for myself in constant pain. Helen changed all that – regular sessions of acupuncture have left me less reliant on painkillers and changed my life!

  • “Cant say its been easy but a combintion of Acupuncture and osteopathy  almost certainly saved me from the operation my Bupa  consultantwas suggesting. I’m now pain free and working with their Physio to train my core muscles i feel new again”

    Janet, Colney Heath
  • Thank you Chris for making my body do things that i thought not possible…. Im trying to stretch every night to keep those skiing positions…but its hard at my age but I’m kicking those 25 age somethings  a***s, like a 43 year old should!

    Sally- Ski instructor
  • Ian will get you injury free and playing again faster than anyone else…. !!!

    Graeme. Hatfield
  • ”I have had great support from Umana and Leon and feel the standard of treatment is very high. The clinic also has a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere – Thanks!”

    Jasmin, Herts
  • Highly recommend the clinic, great guys and atmosphere. Treatments are exceptional and clearly focus on areas that need work – I always walk away feeling on top form. Thanks!

    Colin – Hatfield
  • ” I have never been anywhere, quite like the Welwyn and Hatfield Practice and i would certainly never go anywhere else. They always try 110% ”

    Dave . Hertford
  • “The acupuncture has been  small part of my treatment, in fact during the session with Helen i laughed so much i nearly put my back out again”

    Tina St. Albans
  • I have seen a lot of osteopaths and massage people in my time but you take the first prize. I really appreciate that there is now hope for me.

    Sam B
  • Relaxing, professional and just brilliant.

    Graham. Hatfield
  • “I’m a triathlete, runner and cyclist. Over the years, Ian has treated me for a number of injuries. He understands the importance of getting me back training and racing as quickly as possible. On several occasions I expected to be advised to stop training, but after an examination Ian told me I could continue. In each case I went on to make a full recovery following his treatment.”

    Graham. St Albans
  • AMAZING – Helen knew just what to do

    Zara Brookmans Park
  • ”Myself and my partner have found coming for treatment at The Hatfield Practice a great experience. Ian and his team are so friendly and caring – they really listen to you. The service is quick and really effective and he has helped loads with out backs!”

    John & Kay, Herts
  • We have been trying for a baby for years a friend suggested the fertility clinic an the Welwyn and Hatfield Practice.  By using a combination of acupuncture and IVF we were able to succeed. Just don’t leave it to chance. We now have beautiful much loves twin boys .Helen is simply brilliant.

    John and Liz B
  • ”It is a great pleasure to come to see Helen and her team at The Welwyn &  Hatfield Practice – you are all heroes ! ” –

    Beryl 88yrs, Herts
  • ”I would highly recommend The Hatfield Practice – great guys and atmosphere. Treatments are exceptional and clearly focus on areas that need work – I always walk away feeling on top form – Thanks!”

    Colin, Hatfield.
  • .”You will soon be Feeling brilliant again “

    Jasmine. Welwyn Garden