Sad Death of Dr James Partridge OBE

On 16th August, Dr James Partridge OBE died at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital in Guernsey. Dr Partridge was the founder of the charity Changing Faces the UK’s leading charity supporting people with disfigurements. Founded by James in 1992, the charity provides...

Face Masks & Facial Palsy

As everyone is aware, going into shops or onto public transport now necessitates the wearing of a mask. How does this feel when you have facial palsy? We have had some patients speak of it as “a relief” as they feel that other people are not focused...

Life after Lockdown

The gradual opening up of shops, restaurants, work places, etc. is well underway; a number of people have voiced some anxiety on returning to a life where they are more “visible” and experience more encounters/meetings with other people. The charity...

London Clinics

Our August London clinic is currently being run as a video-call clinic (as is our Manchester clinic), but we are starting to book the next London clinic, which will be in November, in the hope that this will offer in-person, face-to-face consultations. The dates for...

Zoom Calls with Facial Palsy

In these days of working from home, face-to-face meetings have often been replaced by Zoom meetings online, and this sometimes provides particular challenges for people with facial palsy. The charity Changing Faces has a comprehensive series of advice sheets for...

Clinic Reopening

With the gradual release of the Covid-19 lockdown, we anticipate opening the clinic again in September. Until this time we continue to operate on a remote basis, treating patients via video-calls.

London Clinic May 2020

Our London Clinic will be operating on Thursday 21st May through to Saturday 23rd May. All appointments will done as video-call sessions, like our Manchester clinic, in order to comply with the Covid-19 restrictions. Please note that the appointment times stay the...

New Telephone Number

We have a new telephone number: 07787374554 During this lock-down for Covid-19 please use the telephone number above to contact the clinic. In accordance with government and NHS guidelines, we are all currently working from home, and our usual office number will not...