MANAGEMENT TEAM

Anand Parkunan - Consultant Physiotherapist & Clinical Director

Responsibilities:

  • MSK Physiotherapist and ESP training
  • Develop and monitor clinical pathways
  • Enhance clinical delivery
  • Clinical governance lead

Relevant qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy
  • Master of Physiotherapy
  • Diploma in Acupuncture
  • PG certificate in diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Member in CSP / AACP / ESP special interest group

Summary of relevant experience:

17 years experience working in various clinical services and worked in a senior clinical team improving clinical delivery and outcomes. Also trained as a sonographer and has extensive experience in ultrasound guided injection therapy. Developed an ESP training programme for Healthshare clinical services and involved in clinical research.

Dr James Inklebarger - Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine Physician

Responsibilities:

  • Clinical Lead for Healthshare London
  • Provies NHS cover to several city Health Centres and hospitals
  • Provides support services and in house training

Relevant qualifications:

  • MD, Diploma Osteopathic Medicine, Diploma Sports Medicine Royal College of Surgeons, Sports & Exercise Medicine, GB & I
  • Diploma Musculoskeletal Medicine, Royal Society of Apothecaries
  • Aviation Medical Examiner Class 2
  • Diploma Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Bournemouth University

Summary of relevant experience:

Dr. James Inklebarger is a Sports and Musculoskeletal medicine physician fully registered with the GMC since 2004. He worked for several years at Homerton University Hospital, holding trust-grade posts in A&E, Orthopaedics, and honorary posts in Sports Medicine, and co-founded HUH the Extended Scope Physiotherapy injury triage service. He spent six years working as an MSK/SEM specialist for the MOD in Catterick, Colchester, and Portsmouth, and provided Op Olympic Medical Support Services for MOD security forces in the 2012 London Olympics. He returned to NHS in 2016. He is a former modular course tutor, MSK diploma examiner, and council member of the British Institute of MSK medicine and has several publications and book contributions in sports injury and low back pain management, manual medicine, and diagnostic imaging.

Ellen Calder - Operations Director

Responsibilities:

  • Delivery of clinical services
  • Operational management of clinical and administrative staff and facilities
  • Plan and implement clinical staff recruitment
  • Day to day leadership and management of Operations Managers and Service Managers

Relevant qualifications:

  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
  • Member Society of Orthopaedic Medicine
  • Member Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
  • Diploma in injection therapy

Summary of relevant experience:

14 years experience working within the NHS as an Extended Scope Practitioner and Injection therapist and more recently working as the Service Development Manager for Healthshare Hull. Ellen has also managed private practices within Yorkshire and has extensive experience in pathway improvements, service redesign and delivery.

Michael Wright - Podiatry Clinical Lead

Responsibilities:

    Works across clinical and office sites to provide a lead on Healthshare Podiatry services.

Relevant qualifications:

  • MSc Clinical Podiatric Biomechanics
  • BSc Podiatry
  • Member HPC and PBG

Becky Cowderoy - Physiotherapy Service Manager

Preston & Chorley

Responsibilities:

    Service lead with both clinical and management responsibility for our service in Preston & Chorley

Relevant qualifications:

  • BSc (Hons) First Class, Physiotherapy
  • BSc (Hons) Upper Second Class, Sport Management
  • (APPI) Ante & Post Natal Pilates
  • Electrotherapy Update Tim Watson
  • (APPI) Matwork Level One Pilates - The Foundation
  • Acupuncture in Physiotherapy Foundation Course
  • Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy
  • Society of Orthopaedic Medicine Part A - Cervical Spine & Upper Limb
  • Safe Use of Entonox, North West Ambulance NHS Trust

Claire Kattner - Human Resources Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Human resources

Relevant qualifications:

  • Assoc CIPD

Summary of relevant experience:

Fifteen years experience working within and alongside the health service in graduate scheme management, training and development and human resource management.

Paula Chappell - Office Manager

Responsibilities:

  • Training administration
  • Administrative support

Relevant qualifications:

  • CIPD - Certificate in Learning & Development Practice