The Plane Tree

Mind & Body Therapies


We are

a clinic of experienced practitioners focusing on mind and body health, accessibly located in Bethnal Green at the heart of East London, and offering massage, acupuncture, osteopathy, psychology and more, conveniently from one location.

Our clinic

is practitioner led by John Mallinder Osteopath and Martina Leeven Psychologist and is uniquely positioned to offer a wide range of physical and psychological therapies to the community & London as a whole.

We’ve created

a professional, calming therapeutic space both for patients and therapists looking for rooms from which to practice. We are just 3 minutes walk from Bethnal Green Tube, easily accessed from Hackney & Central London.

Get in touch

For Patients

Wishing to book for massage in East London, or any of our other therapies, or if you simply need more information, please call our reception team on 020 3022 5892, see our Booking page, or the FAQ section below.

For Therapists

Looking for rooms from which to practice, please see our Room Rental page for further information and images of the rooms available.

The Plane Tree in Bethnal Green for Massage, Acupuncture, Osteopathy and Talking Therapies for London
  • “Top Level Treatment….Maggie provides a wonderful treatment in a calm and Caring Way…Highly recommended”

  • “This has been an incredible experience. I now feel I have the tools to help me cope with life. Martina is undoubtedly the best therapist I have seen and made me feel completely at ease.”

  • “I have been having Shiatsu/ Acupuncture with Prajnadevi at the Plane Tree off on and for a few years and more lately definitely on. She is kind, efficient in the best way, and extremely skilled. “

  • “John is a highly effective, intuitive healer. Empathic, thorough and generous with his time and expertise, his holistic approach made more sense the longer he treated me and the faster my discomfort eased. “

  • “Will definitely recommend & will be visiting again. Had a head massage with Jo…I’ve never had anything like this done before so didn’t know what to expect, but really enjoyed & got some good tips & advice.”

  • “Trust and faith are prerequisites for any relationships and I feel I can trust Sabrina to look after my body. She adapts to my needs without neglecting or isolating the rest of the body or mind. “

  • “Love the Plane Tree. I’ve recommended both John for osteopathy and Tracy for homeopathy to many, many people. Tracy helped me with so many things including immunity, digestion and mood.”

  • “I’ve been going to the Plane Tree for a number of years to see Tracy for homeopathy and would totally recommend it. The building is also a lovely relaxing atmosphere to be in and excellent location… “

  • “I have recommended Maggie to many friends who, like me, find Maggie’s mixture of wisdom, common sense and knowledge extremely valuable. She is amazingly kind too and I thank my lucky stars that I met her all that time ago.”

  • “Great place, I went in for an acute back pain and John helped me straight away to ease the pain. Carefully analysed my condition in a thoughtful and very professional way. “

Our clinic

The Plane Tree
is located just 3 minutes walk from Bethnal Green tube station at the western end of Roman Road in East London. Bethnal Green is one stop (5 mins) from Liverpool Street on the Central Line and easily reached from other parts of Central and East London. The bus stop immediately outside our front door connects us to Central and other parts of East London and Hackney.

Getting here
Many of our patients reach us on foot as we are well located for Hackney, Shoreditch, Mile End, Bow, Stepney and Victoria Park. Parking is limited locally to a small number of metered parking bays on the Roman Road approximately 100m further east, and Globe Road immediately north of Roman Road.