Michael is a Physiotherapist with a special interest in rheumatic diseases. He has worked in the Essex Community Rheumatology service since its inception in 2017, establishing and growing the service over the years. He has recently joined the East Kent Rheumatology service as Clinical Lead.
Michael graduated in South Africa as a physiotherapist in 2010 and has developed his interest in rheumatology since then by completing a Masters in Musculoskeletal Medicine, the EULAR diploma in Rheumatic Diseases and other CPD related courses. He is a registered prescriber and injection therapist, he also works as a bank MSK sonographer for various NHS Trusts.
He has an interest in providing community based rheumatology services for appropriately stable patients which benefits both the patient and the tax payer, he enjoys running and playing with his three cats.