San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
- To update and improve your skills in assessing and managing facial palsy
- To update knowledge of neurology and medical/surgical management
- To increase awareness of facial oral tract therapy and its role
- To have a better understanding of the roles of the wider MDT
Talks to include:
Mr Dominic Bray
ENT and Facial Plastic Surgeon, The Chilston Clinic & Harley Street
Dominic Bray trained at the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine in London. After completing his ENT Specialist training in London, he sub-specialised in facial plastic surgery with a research and clinical interest in facial reanimation following facial paralysis, and now works independently in Harley Street and Tunbridge Wells. He has personally suffered a facial palsy, giving him a unique insight and empathy into the condition as a physician and as a patient.
Extended Scope Practitioner Physiotherapist, East Grinstead Facial Palsy Team
Principal Speech Therapist in Facial Rehabilitation, East Grinstead Facial Palsy Team & Founder Member of Facial Palsy UK
Assessment and treatment of facial palsy including massage, taping and botox. This will include a practical session. Vanessa will also discuss the charity Facial Palsy UK and the services they can offer patients.
Head of Speech and Language Therapy, Royal Hospital of Neuro-disability
Introduction to Facial Oral Tract Therapy
Principal Physiotherapist, Neurology & Vestibular St Georges Hospital
Acupuncture as a treatment for Facial Palsy
Head of Client Services, Changing Faces
Introduction to the Changing Faces Service.
When & Where
London Adult Neuro CEN (Speech Therapy)
Previously SIG Adult Neuro (SIGAN)