David Pickering ND BSc (Hons) Ost.Med. MBMAS

Registered Osteopath, Medical Acupuncturist.

David qualified from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (formerly the British College of Naturopathy and Osteopathy) in 2001 with a First Class Honours Degree in Osteopathic Medicine. He also achieved the college Anatomy Study Prize for finishing top in this subject.

On qualifying, David moved straight into private practice in the Hull, Beverley and Driffield areas. In 2006, he established Pickering Osteopaths, now renamed Hull Osteopaths, the first provider of regulated osteopathic care in the East Hull area.   

David is fully registered with the General Osteopathic Council. He is also a member of the British Medical Acupuncture Society and The Institute of Osteopathy.

Meet the Team

Rachael Parker

​Beauty Therapist  ​(www.footprintsbeautyclinic.com)

Gillian Renouf, BSc(Hons), MSSCh, MBChA

​Chiropodist, Clinic Propriator


Our Receptionist Team

We also have a team of dedicated receptionists who will endeavour to make your experience at the clinic as welcoming and professional as possible.

Tricia Wright, MAR. GHR

​Reflexologist, Reiki Practitioner & Hypnotherapist


Louise McLoughlin, ​BTEC, VTCT, BABTAC

​Massage Therapist

Karan Reay, BSc(Hons) Podiatric Medicine, MChS


Footprints Clinic Therapists

​Maxine McFarland BOst., B.A. (Hons), ITEC

Registered Osteopath

​Maxine works predominantly as a structural osteopath. She also has specialist knowledge in treating pregnancy and newborn baby problems. She qualified in 2006 from the highly prestigious British School of Osteopathy in London and immediately headed north to work as a member of an established multi-disciplinary practice covering a large area of Yorkshire’s East Riding. Over the last ten years she has successfully treated hundreds of patients, both privately and within the NHS system​.

Maxine is fully registered with the General Osteopathic Council.

Hull Osteopaths

Personalised Care...For All

Carole Owst


Kerry Barrass


Jo Cranwell


Individual practitioners will frequently refer clients between each others' diciplines, so that you receive the best care and recover as speedily as possible.