Our Team

Our Team


Thomas Gaunt BSc (Hons) MSc MCSP MHCPC


Physiotherapist and Personal Trainer




MSc Physiotherapy
BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science

Level 3 Personal Training

Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy


Tom has a wealth of experience in the health, fitness and wellness industry over the last 9 years. After graduating from his MSc (Pre Reg) Physiotherapy degree at Oxford Brookes University, Tom went on to work in the NHS at The Royal Bournemouth Hospital as a Physiotherapist. Tom founded Limitless Physiotherapy & Performance in 2020 in pursuit of providing high-quality care to the local community in order to help people achieve their rehabilitation, health, fitness and performance goals. Tom believes people deserve not only to become pain and injury free, but to improve their performance maximise their potential by ensuring people progress to higher-level rehab. Tom combines his knowledge and skills as a Physiotherapist, Sport Scientist, Personal Trainer and Sports Massage Therapist to help people improve their lives and achieve more.

In 2020-2021, Tom also completed the 'Go to Physio Mentorship' with the highly renowned Ex England Rugby Physiotherapist - David O'Sullivan https://thegotophysio.com/about-us/ 

When Tom is not working, he enjoys keeping fit and active through playing golf, cycling, running and weight training, as well as spending time with family and friends.



Clare Dinham BSc (Hons) MSc (Hons)



BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy

BSc (Hons) Psychology

MSc (Hons) Mental Health



Clare qualified as a physiotherapist from Kings College London in 2016. She then worked as a rotational physiotherapist at East Surrey Hospital for two years before moving down to the New Forest. Clare has specialised in musculoskeletal physiotherapy for the last three years. She has continued her development by attending various courses to ensure she keeps up to date with the latest research. In addition, she has delivered training to physiotherapists within the Southern Health NHS trust.


Prior to qualifying as a physiotherapist Clare worked in mental health within the NHS for many years including iTalk.


Clare enjoys many outdoor activities including kayaking, horse riding and running, but her favourite pastime is exploring the forest on her bike.


Rhiannon Butler BSc MSST

Sports Therapist 


First Class Honours in BSc Sports Therapy

Level 2 Gym Instructor 


Rhiannon graduated from The University of Gloucestershire in 2021 with a First Class Honours degree in Sports Therapy. Since graduating, Rhiannon has worked in a private healthcare clinic, offering injury rehabilitation services varying from general aches and pains to sports injuries. As well as this, Rhiannon has worked as a Sports Therapist in women’s rugby and premier league football.


Rhiannon qualified as a Gym Instructor in 2018 and this is where she found a passion to help others. This passion has developed since starting her degree and working with different demographics throughout her career. She believes that the biomechanics of each individual is important to understand in order to help them become pain free but also to help them improve their performance in their every day activities, hobbies and sports. 


When Rhiannon is not working, she enjoys keeping fit and active through running and weight training. When she is not in clinic you can find Rhiannon on the side of a pitch with Bath Rugby Ladies or Southampton Football Club Academy, Women’s and Girls RTC.


Ciara Simmons BA (Hons)


Sports Massage Therapist 




BA (Hons) Dance 

Level 3 Sports Massage Therapy


Ciara graduated from The Liverpool Institute in Performing Arts with a degree in Dance. Following her graduation, Ciara undertook her massage qualification in 2018 and really enjoyed learning about the in-depth side of the body. This has helped Ciara within her dance teaching as it has provided further knowledge when assessing and helping students. 

Ciara ran her own successful massage business in Warwickshire and worked closely within a chiropractic clinic to ensure all patients were getting the care they needed to help with their recovery. 

Ciara’s treatments focus on the health and well-being side of massage to enhance the work of the sports therapists and physiotherapists within the clinic. 


Alongside massage, Ciara runs a successful dance school in the New Milton area. Ciara is really looking forward to getting started at Limitless Physiotherapy and Performance. 


Outside of her career, Ciara enjoys watching live theatre performances, taking part in dance classes, paddle boarding and spending time at the beach!