Catherine Ward

Senior Children’s Physiotherapist

Cath qualified from Coventry University in 2004 with a BSc Hons Physiotherapy.  Cath completed my band 5 rotations at Peterborough District Hospital. In 2006, Cath began working as a Band 6 Community Paediatric Physiotherapist in Waltham Forest, before moving to her current post as a Band 7 Community Paediatric Physiotherapist  at Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust in 2009.

Cath developed a special interest in Neuromuscular Disorders throughout her time working in community paediatrics working with this client group. Cath began working in the Addenbrookes Neuromuscular Service from when it was first formed, developing the physiotherapy role and provision within the service over the years. Cath has provided support and training to community therapists within the region, regarding the management of neuromuscular disorders and she has been involved in the physiotherapy role for the SUMMIT clinical trial.

When not in the clinic, Cath works for Cambridgeshire Community Services (CCS NHS Trust) as Senior Community Paediatric Physiotherapist.  This role is primarily a clinical role supporting CYP with complex needs in the community including those with neuromuscular conditions.