I work in the NHS as a Consultant Speech and Language Therapist and team manager for a specialist voice therapy team and in addition,work privately in Harley Street,London.
I have extensive experience and expertise in helping people with complex voice problems:
I have over 30 years experience as a Voice/ENT specialist speech therapist and for the last 25 years I have been the Head of Department at the UK ’s only specialist ENT hospital, The Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital,UCLH,London.
I lecture to Speech and Language therapy students from London Universities; provide training to ENT doctors and provide a resource and training for specialist colleagues across the country.
I have conducted research, published papers and contributed to textbooks.
I have been Chairman and Treasurer of the London Special Interest Group in Voice and Laryngectomy .
I have contributed to news programmes and newspaper medical columns with my specialist opinion and in a TV documentary providing treatment. I have contributed the the BMJ with online videos.
I am also featured in "The Tatler" March 2014 as their top Speech Therapist.
I regularly lecture to performers at The Royal Opera House maintaining their vocal health and have done evening lectures at ROH to the public on voice.
I am registered with the Health Professions Council Registration no: SL01243
My area of special interest is the singing and performers voice.
I am a registered provider with AXA PPP, BUPA and many other insurers