|Mrs Rowena Beckly|
Rowena Beckly MCSP, Dip Phys
Rowena qualified as a Physiotherapist at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge in 1992. After a broad post-graduate training in London at Charing Cross Hospital, she chose to specialise in Musculoskeletal (MSK) Physiotherapy. She then worked for several years at the Royal Free Hospital in London and following this at the Radcliffe Infirmary & the Churchill Hospital in Oxford. Having grown up in Cornwall and since returning in 2008, she has worked in several GP practices. She started work for the Coastal PCN as a First Contact Practitioner (FCP) in 2021. She is married to a hospital consultant, and they have three teenage children. She enjoys sailing and running in her spare time.
Our two physiotherapists are Rowena Beckley and Karina Turcina who both have clinics here at the practice on a Tuesday morning and a Thursday afternoon. To book an appointment you will need to speak with the GP in the first instance.
Karina is from Latvia and moved to Cornwall in January 2019. She studied at Riga Stradins University holds Professional Bachelor’s Degree in Health Care and Physiotherapy (2011) and Academic Master’s Degree of Health Sciences in Health Care (2015). Her background includes 11 years work experience with musculoskeletal, neurological and cardiorespiratory paediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. As well as Karina is fluent in English, Russian, Ukrainian and Latvian languages. She has a twin sister in Southampton, is married, has two children and her hobbies are horse-riding, swimming and going to the gym.
|Mrs Sharon Nettleton|
Sharon Nettleton is our Social Prescriber and works with Nikki Kelly and the team from Imagineif, they are here to help provide patients and their families with non medical support and signposting including bereavement , employment and training, access to benefits, local and national groups and activities , isolation and loneliness, fitness and wellbeing. You can access the service by asking for a referral to be made via the Reception Team, your GP or by contacting Sharon directly Tel: 07947 328213 A listening ear awaits - sometimes it's good to talk!
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