Christine is a MS Specialist Nurse predominantly covering Perth and Kinross.
She provides care and information to people with MS and their families from new diagnosis to established and advanced disease. She is also involved in the delivery and monitoring of a range of disease modifying therapies. In addition, she provides a sub-specialist pain service using acupuncture as a non-drug means of pain relief.
Christine runs three MS Nurse-led clinics each week at Perth Royal Infirmary. She may arrange to visit patients in their own homes if they have difficulty accessing the clinic setting. She also provides specialist advice and support via telephone and e-mail. Her role includes education and support for other health and social care professionals involved in the care of people with MS.
Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Practitioner