- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
Cornwall Hand Therapy offers expert care in the assessment and treatment of injuries and conditions affecting the hand and wrist. Bespoke treatment programmes will be provided, tailored to specific requirements and incorporating your interests, workplace activities or hobbies where possible. With significant post-graduate experience and training in this specialist area, Cornwall Hand Therapy aims to provide a unique service to this sector of healthcare.
Areas of interest
Hand therapy; Musculoskeletal hand trauma including simple and complex fractures; tendon repairs; crush injuries; nerve repairs; Complex Regional Pain Syndrome; Acquired hand conditions including Osteoarthritis; Carpal Tunnel and Cubital Tunnel syndromes; Trigger Finger; Post-operative management of Dupuytren's Contracture
Current NHS consultant posts held
Specialist Occupational Therapist - Hand Therapy Team, Royal Cornwall Hospital Trust, Truro
Tendon Repairs and Rehabilitation
Therapeutic Management of Wrist Pathology
Healthcare Ethics and Law
Healthcare Ethics and Law - LLM completed through the University of Manchester in 2014.
Currently offering voluntary hand therapy service through Cornwall Health for Homeless.
Education Subcommittee Member of the British Association of Hand Therapists
Practice Educator - University of Plymouth
Running and Surfing
- BHSc Occupational Therapy University of Leeds 2003
- LLM Healthcare Ethics and Law University of Manchester 2014
- Surgical and Therapeutic Management of Tendon Repairs BAHT 2018
- Fractures of the Hand and Wrist BAHT 2017
- Managment of the Wrist BAHT 2018
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Occupational Therapists
Royal College of Occupational Therapists - Independent Practice Specialist Section
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.