Steve qualified as a Physiotherapist at Sheffield Hallam University. He has since completed his Masters degree in Neurological Rehabilitation at Brunel University. Steve has specialized in treating patients with neurological conditions for 10 years, working in NHS hospital and community based Stroke teams, specialist brain injury rehabilitation units and community rehab teams for long term neurological conditions.
Steve utilizes research based treatments in his therapy sessions and incorporates the use of technology where appropriate. He is trained in the use of Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) for people with foot drop, Saebo products for arm and hand rehabilitation and muscle and sensory electrical stimulation for muscle weakness and spasticity management. Steve continues to be involved in research and is investigating the effects of using standing frames in people with progressive Multiple Sclerosis as part of the Standing up in Multiple Sclerosis (SUMS) trial.Please contact him directly if you would like to know more about the study.