Deborah and Sally are both based with the The London Orthotic Consultancy (LOC). This is a private clinic that provides bespoke orthotic treatments for a wide range of adult and paediatric conditions and was founded in 2004.
They search the world for the most innovative and evidenced based orthotic solutions. Conditions like pectus deformities and scoliosis can now be treated non-surgically very successfully.
Deborah has a BSc both in Physiotherapy and Social Sciences and worked for a decade for the NHS at Ealing Hospital and then in the community rehab team in Ealing, Hammersmith and Fulham community services. Her specialisation is Schroth physiotherapy and she was certified in the Katrina Schroth original method in 2007 and in Best Practice Schroth in 2015. Prior to joining LOC Deborah ran her own company, ScoliosisUK Limited. Deborah has co-authored with Dr Weiss a number of peer reviewed articles in the area of the conservative treatment for Scoliosis and other spinal deformities.
Sally qualified as an Orthotist and Prosthetist in 2003. She has worked both in the private sector and for the NHS. She has extensive experience in cranial remoulding therapy for the treatment of Positional Plagiocephaly. She is also a specialist in Lower Limb Biomechanics and in the design of custom made Orthoses using the Parotec CADCAM system .In 2017 Sally was certificated in Schroth Best Practice for the bracing treatment of scoliosis.