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Sue Altham

Chartered Physiotherapist Specialising In Neurology

Professional Qualifications

Sue qualified with a BSc Hons. Physiotherapy from Liverpool  University in 1998.

Sue also has an MSc in Rehabilitation (Neurology)

Specialist Skills & Expertise

Sue  joined the Practice in 2013 and has dedicated her career to working in adult neurology.

Sue is proficient in the treatment and management of:

Head Injury · Stroke · MS · Parkinson’s Disease · Motor Neurone Disease · Neuro Oncology · Guillain-Barre · Multiple injuries & pathologies · Amputees · Minimally conscious & low awareness patients · Spinal Cord Injuries

Sue is a passionate advocate for her patients and is motivated to achieve the highest possible realistic clinical outcome for her patients. Sue is a dynamic, flexible & innovative Physiotherapist who is equally comfortable working independently or as a part of a team.

Sue says “I get immense satisfaction from having strong clinical skills and working hard to achieve a client’s goals and outcomes.“ Sue believes “it is important to make a difference through meaningful rehabilitation” and she values direct patient contact and the satisfaction that working to improve quality of life brings.

Her skill set includes:

  • Advanced Bobath Practitioner
  • Myofacial release
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Spasticity management
  • Balance Rehabilitation
  • Postural management, seating & positioning
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Gait Analysis and retraining
  • Balance re-eduction
  • Coordination training
  • Moving & Manual Handling Assessments
  • Therapeutic Riding & Riding for the Disabled
  • Engagement of families & support worker in rehabilitation programmes
  • Challenging behaviours

Sue is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists & is registered to the Health & Care Professions Council, the regulatory body that upholds the standards of practice for professions allied to medicine.

In her spare time Sue enjoys her keen interest in the outdoors. She has a passion for horse riding and loves the freedom that riding across the moors brings. On a weekend, she enjoys having a picnic and going to the park with her husband and son, or walking and spending time with family and friends.

Sue’s full CV is available on request.


We can provide home visits & clinic appointments.

SP Therapy Services take great care in providing an exceptional standard of therapy to all our patients, whatever their individual age, diagnosis or location.

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