About Alison

Alison is an Extended Scope Practitioner working at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital. Her main clinical interest is anything ‘hippy’ but particularly the treatment of young adults with hip pain. As part of the hip research team, she has published on the role of physiotherapy in  femoroacetabular impingement.

She teaches on the SOMM Foundation modules and is module leader for the project based proposition MSc module (SOMM 4). Along with Paul Hattam, Alison co-authored  ‘Special Tests – an evidence-based guide for clinicians’ which was published by Elsevier in 2010.

  • How fantastic the SOMM patient assessment is
  • Anything to do with hips: there are still so many questions to ask
  • Special tests
  • How to make raspberry gin cocktails

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