The multi disciplinary team

The management of rheumatological conditions is almost always carried out by a team of specialists, including:

Occupational Therapy

Dr Hasson has established links with a number of experienced therapists, and frequently refers children to any of the following:


Sue Maillard, Physiotherapist – Great Ormond Street Hospital
Contact: 07904 421675

Sara Levy – Physiotherapist,
42 Linden Lea LONDON N2 0RQ
Tel: 07956 223882

OR for weekend appointments or home visits, contact: 

phone: 07960 094 554 or 07956 756 795

Melanie Arazi– physiotherapist, Elstree
Contact: 07950 266 764 email:

Boost Physiotherapy, Hendon & East Finchley
Contact: 020 8201 7788 email:


Occupational Therapy






Talia Korman
Occupational Therapist
Sutherland House Natural Health Centre
1a Ashbourne Avenue, Temple Fortune, NW11 0DP
Contact: 07812 170998

Muzzi Nathan Paediatric Occupational Therapist
0207 101 4189







Justin Coulter/Kevin Bruce
Podiatrist – Temple Fortune NW11
Contact: 0208 458 1763 email:

Jill Thirkettle, Podiatrist– Great Ormond Street Hospital
Contact: 07759033533
Website:       email:


Dr. Stephen Sandler, Osteopath – The Portland Hospital
Contact: 07659 593509 email:

Alan Nevies, Osteopath- Golders Green
Contact: 020 8458 3874 email:

Shital Patel, Osteopath
The Osteopathy Clinic
Hendon & St Albans
Contact: 0208 202 1184 email:

Exercise Classes for Children

Jonathan Varnavas
Strength assessment, strengthening and exercise programmes
Potters Bar and Hampstead Garden Suburb or
Sutherland house reception 02084587869 or Precious Soles 01707 62 9584
Or  07949392945

For shoes we recommend the following shop

Precious Soles
171 Darkes Lane, Potters Bar, Herts EN6 1BW
Contact: 01707 643322 email:


Dr. Netali Levi, Clinical Psychologist – London
Contact: Richard Parfitt 07594 148207

As well as being qualified to work with all children and young people with common psychological problems such as anxiety, low mood, sleeping difficulties and behavioural problems, Netali specialises in working with children with medical problems. This may be to help children and young people manage the many ways in which medical difficulties can impact on their lives. She has particular expertise in pain management and helping children to cope with medical procedures.

Dr Judith Friedman, Chartered Clinical Psychologist – London
Twenty20 Psychology
BMI Garden Hospital
46-50 Sunny Gardens Rd London NW4 1RP
Contact; 0203 151 1420

Dr Nikki Teper & Associates
Ground Floor, Unit 504
Centennial Park
Elstree, Hertfordshire, WD6 3FG
Contact; 020 8953 4040
Covered by all major insurance companies

Amir Oren
Bridges Therapy Centre
Chartered Health Psychologist (Children and Adults)
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Hypnotherapy
Offices in Hendon and Canary Wharf
Contact: 07415 951 034

(Now covered by BUPA)