Jane Ducklin Osteopath

About us

Our values

We put excellence, respect and kindness at the heart of what we do.

We're continually updating our knowledge and skills so you can feel the security of being in safe hands.

We believe it's important to help you take control over your pain, so we'll help you understand your diagnosis and explore ways you can manage the problem through your own efforts. We will relieve painful symptoms for you, with safe, comfortable and evidence-based treatment.

We encourage open and honest communication so we can get it right for you. Please speak to Jane or Doug and we'll be happy to answer any queries or concerns about your care.

We're committed to behaving with respect and dignity towards our patients and to each other, and we endeavour to behave in ways that are consistent with the health messages we teach.

We're dedicated to providing the very best care. Osteopathy is not just a job for us, it’s a vocation!

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Jane Ducklin Bsc(Hons) DO

Jane Ducklin osteopath in Tring

Jane qualified in 1991 from the British School of Osteopathy and after working internationally she settled in Tring in 1995, raising a family and building a community practice in Osteopathy.

Her work is centred around the relief of pain, and helping people to get the best out of their bodies.
She is particularly interested in getting to the root of recurrent problems so she will look at the whole body and the tensions within it, and take into account any traumas or lifestyle habits that could be contributory factors. In addition to hands-on treatment, she will work collaboratively with you to find manageable changes that will help you to take control again.

“I’m always amazed at the power of osteopathy to improve joint function and balance the muscles of the body. The resulting improvement in coordination of movement is remarkable and people often report feeling so much better in themselves.”


BSc(Hons) in Physiology from the University of London in 1986

Diploma in Osteopathy from the British School of Osteopathy in 1991

Registered member of the General Osteopathic Council

Member of the Institute of Osteopathy

Doug Purves MOst, BSc, HNDip

Doug Purves osteopath in Tring

Doug graduated from the British School of Osteopathy with a Master’s degree in Osteopathy.

Doug works primarily as a structural Osteopath but also has advanced Postgraduate training in Cranial Osteopathy. During his studies he spent time working in various specialist practices including expectant mother’s clinic, The Royal Free hospital, a homeless shelter and a HIV specialist clinic.

In addition to Osteopathy he also offers Sports Massage treatments, having worked as a Sports Massage therapist for over 6 years, both privately and for a company in London. He earned his level 3 diploma in Sports Massage Therapy in 2012.

Doug is full of enthusiasm and passion for osteopathy. He enjoys encouraging patients and devising relevant individualised exercise programmes for them.


Masters in Osteopathy from the British School of Osteopathy in 2017

Postgraduate training in Cranial Osteopathy

Qualified in Sports Massage Therapy

Registered with the General Osteopathic Council

Jane and Doug are both committed to providing the best care for their patients and undertake ongoing professional learning and development through courses, study and peer group work.