Meet The Nutwood Therapies Team

Thank you for visiting our website. Please find below a short bio for each of the team behind Nutwood Therapies.

Isobel (Issy) Heppenstall

Bsc (Hons) physiotherapy MCSP SRP BAHT AACP

Isobel Qualified in 2000 from King’s College London. Since graduating she has worked in several NHS settings at a senior level, specialising firstly in trauma and orthopaedics, then splitting her time between private and NHS settings treating musculoskeletal injuries. Her specialist interests include neck, upper limb and hand injuries. She is working towards becoming an accredited hand therapist. Isobel is also practice manager and deals with the admin side of the business.

Fiona Clilverd

Bsc (Hons) Occupational Therapy BAHT

Fiona qualified in 2003 from Coventry University. Since graduating she has worked in a District General Hospital where she rotated through a variety of different settings including neurology and general medicine before working in Specialist Hospital and specialising in hands and plastics.

She has worked in this specialist area and has been a senior hand therapist for the past decade. At present she is working towards her hand therapist accreditation. Her specialist areas of interests include hand and upper limb, both elective and trauma elective, as well as treatment of the neurological upper limb.

Florence Turner

Bsc (Hons) Physiotherapy MCSP

Florence qualified in 2015 at Birmingham University. Since graduating she has worked at the renowned Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead.  This has given her not only a wealth of experience in treating musculoskeletal injuries, she has also worked in burns and plastic surgery reconstruction. She works for Dorking Rugby Club as part of their physio team, which has given her experience in trauma and rehab. Flo is also a qualified massage therapist and can offer stand alone massage appointments

In her spare time, Flo is a keen horsewoman and she has an interest in riding injuries and how impairment or injury can affect riding performance.

Christine Rode

Practice Manager/ Receptionist

Christina is the expert on all matters of admin including billing, appointments and general queries.

Christina works within our clinic Tuesday and Wednesday Mornings.