Profile:Steffi Skalla


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Steffi Skalla

Specialist Neuro Physiotherapist
BSc Hons Physiotherapy, PGCert Posture Management for people with complex disability, PGCert Health and Social Care – Independent and supplementary prescribing

Steffi is a specialist physiotherapist in neurological rehabilitation with over twenty-five years’ experience working with people with complex neurological conditions, specialising in acquired brain injury, stroke and MS.

Steffi works in independent practice and within the NHS. She was lead physiotherapist in the Bath regional brain injury rehabilitation unit for many years and leads the NHS commissioned neuro outpatient and spasticity clinic services in Bath and North East Somerset.

Steffi works collaboratively with the client, their families and helpers, and she is passionate about facilitating people to make maximum progress towards achieving their individual goals in a safe, fun and supportive way. 

Steffi’s skills include posture management and specialist seating assessment, splinting and casting, arm and hand function rehabilitation, gait, balance and vestibular rehabilitation, functional electrical stimulation and aquatic therapy. Being a qualified independent prescriber allows her to provide a holistic physiotherapy service by including medication review and focal spasticity treatment.

Steffi is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP), the UK Acquired Brain Injury forum (UKABIF), Headway, and the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists with an Interest in Neurology (ACPIN).

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