Comedian With Scoliosis Laughs Off Condition

published 1 month ago by Dr. Frederick B. Covington

A 33-YEAR-OLD TWIN born with a curved spine, missing kidney and a "spatula" hand is embracing his differences through comedy. Matty Oxley, an aspiring comedian from Middlesbrough, was born with VATER Syndrome, a set of birth defects that often occur together, and include the curvature of his spine, or scoliosis. However, this hasn’t stopped him from fulfilling his dream: for the past five years, Matty has been performing stand-up comedy and has recently opened his own comedy club. Any OT Recommendations...hmmmmmm?

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