Physiotherapy team

Tristanne Morbey Tristanne Morbey, Clinical Services Manager - Physiotherapy

Tristanne qualified from King’s College London in 1997 and initially worked within the NHS before joining Shirley Oaks in 2000 specialising in musculoskeletal conditions.She has been the Physiotherapy Manager at Shirley Oaks hospital since 2015 and still works clinically balancing a case load of musculoskeletal outpatients including paediatrics with inpatient orthopaedic and medical admissions. Tristanne uses manual therapies, acupuncture and exercise based rehabilitation for post-operative patients.

Amy ClementAmy Clement, Senior Physiotherapist

Amy has previously worked privately in a City Practise and within Occupational Health as a Senior Therapist. She previously has also worked for NHS Bexley care trust. She has now been at Shirley Oaks Hospital for the last 6 years. She specialises in musculo-skeletal, orthopaedics including paediatrics and sports rehabilitation. She is an experienced Acupuncturist and APPI advanced level Pilates teacher. Amy commonly uses these treatments with her patients alongside manual techniques, myofascial release, kinesiology taping, sports massage and exercise therapy.

Nick UnderwoodNick Underwood, Deputy Physiotherapy Manager

Nick qualified in 1989 and began his career working at King’s College Hospital London where he spent 9 years.  Since 1999 Nick has been working at Shirley Oaks Hospital where he specialises in treating a wide variety of musculo-skeletal conditions and has a special interest in treatment of  spinal pain especially with the use of acupuncture and Pilates based exercise. He has a good knowledge in the McKenzie and Mulligan approaches to treatment.

Chris BreenChris Breen, Senior Physiotherapist

Chris joined BMI in May 2015.  After qualifying in Manchester in 2002, he has spent the majority of his career working in Liverpool University teaching hospital, where he has developed a particular interest in the rehabilitation of shoulders, from post-operative to sport’s specific rehabilitation.  He is trained in acupuncture, Pilates and Kinesotaping, and uses manual therapy and exercise therapy to help in the recovery of his patients.

Alyson WhyattAlyson Whyatt, Senior Physiotherapist - Women’s Health Physiotherapist  

Alison graduated with a first class honours degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Ulster at Jordanstown in 1994. She then conducted research for 3 years to complete my DPhil in Biomedical Science in 1998. Since then she has been working in clinical practice and my current specialities are Women's Health (7 years experience treating weak pelvic floor muscles, prolapses, urinary leakage, over-active bladder and poor bowel control) and Pilates as well as in-patient rehabilitation (post-op hip and knee replacements, and day-case surgeries). Alison is also the Manual Handling Trainer for the hospital.

Anna AdamsonAnna Adamson, Clinical Specialist In Hand Therapy

Anna is a Clinical Specialist in Hand Therapy with over 17 years experience in Australia and the UK within the NHS and Private practice. She has a background in Trauma & Plastics hand therapy, Rheumatology Hand Therapy and scar management. She has set up and managed an NHS Hand Therapy Service and also worked in A&E, Orthopaedics, amputees and rehabilitation case management of work related upper limb disorders and ergonomics. Anna has a special interest in Carpal Tunnel surgery, assessments, testing and interventions following winning a Health Foundation Research grant in 2014/15. Anna manages all aspect of Hand Therapy from assessment, wound management, imaging, scar management, exercises prescription, joint protection, strengthening and splinting.

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