Karen qualified from UWE Bristol in 1993 and has since then specialised in orthopaedics, musculoskeletal conditions and sports physiotherapy. She has completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Sport Physiotherapy at University College London and Post Graduate Diploma in Injection Therapy. Since 2008 Karen has worked for the Orthopaedic Assessment Service in Somerset and is the clinical lead for their Upper Limb Team, given her particular interest in shoulder and hand conditions. Karen has two daughters, and enjoys cycling, tennis, dog-walking and reading.
Karen is working as part of the Mendip PCN First Contact Physiotherapy Service.