Meet the Cochlear Implant team

Key members of the Cochlear Implant Department include:

Programme Co-Ordinator

Dr Kaukab Rajput
Consultant Audiological Physician

Audiologists

Catherine Broxholme  
Principal Audiological Scientist 

Fiona Vincent
Audiologist

Herra Bhutta 
Audiologist

Ruth Lin 
Audiologist

Sali Salah
Audiologist

Shahnaz Rani
Audiologist

Rianne Aska 
Assistant Technical Officer

Speech and Language Therapists 

Phillippa Mackenzie 
Principal Speech and Language Therapist

Emily Thomson
Specialist Speech and Language Therapist 

Gemma Knight
Specialist Speech and Language Therapist 

Julia Hollier
Specialist Speech and Language Therapist

Samantha Feldman 
Specialist Speech and Language Therapist
 
Lea-Anne Osborne
Speech and Language Therapy Assistant
 
Vaishali Nakrani
Speech and Language Therapy Assistant (currently on mat leave)

Clinical Psychologists

Dr Fionna Bathgate  
Clinical Psychologist

Laura Middleton-Curran
Assistant Psychologist

Teacher of the Deaf

Alexandra Davis 
Teacher of the Deaf 

Rachael Blowes
Teacher of the Deaf

Administrative Staff

Louise Azzopardi 
Service Co-ordinator

Marjorie Winnett 
Medical PA 

Zainab Muraj 
Medical PA 

ENT Surgeons

Ben Hartley  
Consultant ENT Surgeon 

Chris Jephson
Consultant ENT Surgeon 

Lesley Cochrane
Consultant ENT Surgeon

Richard Hewitt
Consultant ENT Surgeon
 
Robert Nash
Consultant ENT Surgeon