The Team


Karen Hill


Karen graduated in 1998 from Plymouth University with a BSc (Hons) Podiatry, is HCPC registered, and is a member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists.  Initially she worked as a locum, and also part-time for the NHS as a Senior grade podiatrist, performing nail surgery and continuing to develop her clinical skills.  For the last 16 years she has predominantly worked in private practice.

Rebecca Penn


Rebecca graduated from the University of Southampton in 2001.  She had previously worked within the NHS, in varying roles which she has gained great experience as part of a multi-disciplinary team for neurological diagnoses, and as a surgical assistant for podiatric surgeons.  She has also had posts as clinical lead for biomechanics and nail surgery.  She has been in private practice for 6 years.

Michael Dodds


We are pleased to have Michael offering his physiotherapy skills from our premises.  He comes with a fantastic reputation in evidence-based solutions for even the most persistent pain and injury problems.  Michael trained at the prestigious University of Queensland in Australia and keeps up to date with the highest quality post-graduate training.

Jane Carpenter


Jane trained at Somerset College of Arts and Technology in 1997 and gained a diploma in Aromatherapy, through the Institue Therapy education Council (ITEC).  Aromatherapy is a very relaxing treatment and uses plant derived essential oils to assist in the treatment of certain conditions.  This combination of massage and oil selection can bring benefits and a sense of well-being which Jane finds very fulfilling.

Jill Chappell


Lesley Cuff