Expert clinic on Arthritis


talkhealth teamed up with The Institute of Osteopathy and Arthritis Action to offer an online expert clinic on arthritis. More than 10 million people are thought to be living with arthritis in the UK. The condition, that is characterised by inflammation, can cause joint pain that affects your quality of life. Self-management is key when it comes to arthritis, that’s why we offered you the opportunity to learn more about how to get on top of your symptoms. From dietary changes to building muscle strength, our panel of experts will answer the questions that really help! 

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The clinic is an online forum, please contact us if you’re unsure how it works!

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Medical Experts

Tracy Corbett

Chartered Physiotherapist

Dr Wendy Holden

Arthritis Action Medical Advisor and Consultant Rheumatologist

Yatna Ladwa

BSc Hons Podiatry MCHs Pg. Cert Diabetic Foot. HCPC registered

Martin Lau

Arthritis Action Services Development Manager & Dietitian

Matthew Rogers

Head of Professional Development, the Institute of Osteopathy and former Fellow of the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

David Vaux

Arthritis Action Therapies Manager & Exercise Lead, and Registered Osteoarthritis

Supporting partners

The Institute of Osteopathy   

The Institute of Osteopathy is the not-for-profit professional body representing osteopaths, and is dedicated to suporting, uniting, promoting and developing the profession of osteopathy for the improvement of public health.

The institute is proud to represent over two thirds of osteopaths in the United Kingdom.. We promote high standards of professionalism and ethical behaviour through initiatives such as our Patient Charter, the development of a Service Standards, supporting research and delivering evidence based post registration training for osteopaths.

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Arthritis Action 

Arthritis Action advocates the self-management approach, empowering people with arthritis to manage their condition, and reducing the need for medical intervention. We are the only UK charity giving hands-on help to combat the pain of arthritis through our Arthritis Action local community groups, self-management educational events, offering access to evidence-based therapies and free one-to-one consultations with our Registered Dietitian.

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