Kay Bradley-Higgins
Accredited Sarah Key Practitioner

Back Problems

Understanding how the spine works and how back problems arise is an important part of maintaining a healthy back. find out more


I am the only Sarah Key Method pracitioner in the North of England. I am also completing my SIRPA accreditation. find out more


You can contact me via telephone or email me and I will call you back at a mutually convenient time. Consultations are by appointment only. find out more

Kay Bradley-Higgins
Grad Dip Phys, MSc, Dip Orth Med
Accredited Sarah Key Practitioner
Working towards certification to become a SIRPA ™ practitioner

  • Do you suffer from neck or back pain?
  • Arm pain or sciatica?
  • Pain when sitting, standing or walking?
  • Is pain stopping you from doing the things you enjoy?

I am a Chartered Physiotherapist with over 20 years of experience. I have been trained in the Sarah Key method. I specialise in the treatment of back and neck pain. I am also currently working to complete my certificate to be a fully qualified SIRPATM practioner.

I am a member of the Organisation of Chartered Physiotherapists in Private Practice (OCPPP), and the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP). I am registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

I operate from The Physiotherapy and Massage Clinic, 7 Northumberland St, Huddersfield, HD1 1RL.


To make an appointment, please call 07877 697 059 or click here to email me and I will call you back at your convenience.

You can find out more about the Sarah Key Method by clicking here and more about SIRPA by clicking here.


Below you will find a selection of testimonials from patients I have helped, as well as my own account of how the methods I use helped me recover from a serious riding accident. You can read more on a our Testimonials page.

Chris, Huddersfield

When I went to see Kay, I was in excruciating pain from a slipped disk. I had already tried two physios and an osteopath without any change in my symptoms. Kay’s depth of knowledge and experience with acute back issues made a huge difference...read full testimonial

Yvonne, Manchester

My long journey to a more flexible and pain free back thankfully, led me to Kay Bradley-Higgins, to whom I am eternally grateful. I can honestly say that it was Kay who made a radical difference to my life. I feel much freer in the back and no longer spend all day with gnawing pain...read full testimonial

BM, Halifax

I was diagnosed with degenerative disc disease. I was managing my pain with Codeine and Tramadol, which was a place I did not want to be. I reached a point after my first couple of sessions with Kay where I had some days with no pain and many days with minimal pain....read full testimonial

Sam F, Huddersfield

Having suffered lower back pain for a number of years, with traditional physiotherapy easing but not curing it, Kay introduced me to SIRPA. Within a few weeks I had seen a massive improvement. With Kay's help I have learnt new techniques to keep the pain away...read full testimonial

Tracey B, Huddersfield

Prior to seeing Kay for treatment I had been experiencing problems with my lower back for 8 months. I was experiencing pain constantly that required medication daily. In the eight months I had received treatment from a chiropractor and a physiotherapist with minimal results and was no longer able to be in work. I was losing hope of recovering. read full testimonial

Peter D, Warrington

Following a particularly bad back episode several years ago I was diagnosed with lumbar spinal stenosis. The prognosis was poor and physiotherapy was having no discernible effect. Indeed my GP said physiotherapy would not help. Luckily I stumbled across Sarah Key's book, “Back Sufferers’ Bible" and undertook the suggested exercises. read full testimonial