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Lorna Ryan

+44 7791 202443

Professional Designation: MA, rNTP, mBANT, rCNHC, mBSLM

Specialities: Nutritionist

Professional Boards and Affiliations: The British Association for Nutrition and Lifestyle Medicine (BANT) Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) British Society of Lifestyle Medicine (BSLM) Royal society of Medicine (RSM) Associate Member International Consortium on EDS and HSD, Diet & Nutrition working group; Chair.

About these Clinics/Practices

Lorna Ryan is an experienced UK based Registered Clinical Nutritionist/Nutritional Therapy & Lifestyle Medicine Practitioner specialising in supporting adults & older adolescents with Hypermobility spectrum disorders (HSD) and Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS).

Lorna is a specialist clinician supporting the co-morbidities of HSD/EDS such as gastrointestinal issues, POTS, MCAS, Pain and Fatigue. She provides care and support through private practice clinic, group support & education programme and works within a multidisciplinary team of HSD/EDS expert clinicians in the London Hypermobility Network of Excellence – an Ehlers-Danlos Society recognised Centres & Networks of Excellence.

Lorna’s practice is both informed by & involved in the development of expert consensus, resources, scientific research, academic publications. Lorna’s interest & dedication to working in the field of HSD & EDS is through her personal patient experience living with the complexities of hEDS & many co-morbidities, an experience that offers empathy for all.

Lorna’s HSD / EDS specialist Roles:

  • Dedicated HSD /EDS private practice clinic, founded in 2018.
  • Clinical member of the London Hypermobility Network of Excellence.
  • Chair of the Diet & Nutrition Working Group for The International Consortium on Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes & Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders.
  • Member of the Pain and Fatigue working group for the The International Consortium on Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes & Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders.
  • Clinical lead & facilitator of Project EDS ECHO Nutrition, an international programme educating clinicians on diet for HSD/EDS.
  • International speaker for several non-profit organisations internationally on nutrition and lifestyle for HSD & EDS.
  • International educator for patients & clinicians on HSD & EDS.
  • Founder of ‘House of Hypermobility’ an HSD / hEDS patient support and education platform.

About Lorna’s HSD / EDS Clinic:

  • Lorna Ryan Health (LRH) provides specialist HSD & EDS clinical Nutritional & Lifestyle Medicine care.
  • LRH offers evidence based, clinically informed 1:1 consultations.
  • Specialist, experienced support of HSD /EDS co-morbidities including gastrointestinal issues, POTS, MCAS, Pain & Fatigue.
  • Consultations are held via secure virtual tele health video appointments.
  • Insured to work internationally, including USA & Canada.
  • Care aligns with individuals existing medical care & treatment pathways.
  • Clinical guidance offered is safe, realistic, manageable and enjoyable to meet personal goals.
  • Tailored support for an individuals accessibility needs.
  • Onward referral to trusted expert HSD / EDS colleagues if required.

Is Lorna’s clinic support right for you? 

  • A free-no obligation screening/discovery call is offered to discuss if LRH care is suitable for you ahead of booking clinical consultations – this is bookable through the website.
  • In cases where LRH is not able to support an individual due to scope of practice, Lorna will signpost to an appropriate clinician.

About Lorna’s group support & education programme:

  • Lorna founded House of Hypermobility (HOH) in 2020 to provide expert HSD /hEDS group education & support.
  • HOH bridges the gap for those seeking evidence based nutrition & lifestyle guidance where barriers may exist to 1:1 care.
  • The HOH provides a safe platform to accessing educational information & join in conversational Q&A group discussions.

How to contact Lorna:

  • Lorna welcomes anyone to get in touch via the website lornaryanhealth.com or email lorna@lornaryanhealth.com


Practice/Clinic Information

Lorna Ryan Health
Virtual Clinic
Greater London
S015 3FU
United Kingdom

http://www.lornaryanhealth.com +44 7791 202443

Clinic Type: private


Qualification Type: Postgraduate

School Name: London Metropolitan University, London.

Degree: Design Research for Disability

Qualification Type: Undergraduate

School Name: Institute for Optimum Nutrition, London.

Degree: Nutritional Therapy (clinical practice)

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