WeCare Trondheim


With us, you will meet skilled health personnel

Merethe Mathisen

Physical therapist 
Has worked with interdisciplinary rehabilitation since 2009. Has worked with many different patient groups, but has special expertise in rehabilitation of obesity and long-term musculoskeletal disorders. My tasks are leading group training sessions, surveying patients, giving lectures and individual conversations. In addition, I have subject coordinator responsibility and am a supervisor for students.
UC Syd Bachelor in physiotherapy, 2005-2009. 
"Lifestyle treatment of obesity", v/NTNU 2016

Helle Krogstad

Physiotherapist / Psychomotor physiotherapy student
Several years of experience in the rehabilitation of obesity and overweight, cancer and long-term musculoskeletal disorders. Helle attaches great importance to creating a safe and trusting relationship with her patients and sees this as an important factor in achieving good treatment results. She has a holistic approach to treatment, and takes the patient's individual needs and goals into account
Trained physiotherapist at Saxion University of Applied Sciences in Enschede, the Netherlands. Basic course in orthopedic medicine (OMI). Started master's degree in psychomotor physiotherapy at UiT.
+47 467 42 653

Tone Lise Knutli

Nutrition guide
Previously worked as a course leader in Roede AS and from there has experience with change-focused guidance at both individual and group level
Has been employed since 2019 and works primarily with teaching diet and nutrition, individual nutrition guidance and practical cooking.
Certified MI supervisor 2022.
Bachelor's degree in Community Nutrition from Akershus University College and certificate as a chef. Has experience as a chef from restaurants, Hurtigruta, hotels and canteens.
+47 48 40 54 43

Håkon Sørdal-Bue

Doctor, sp. physical medicine, rehab
Specialist physiomed., rehab 2020, with specialization at St.Olavs hospital. Has worked in rehabilitation with many different patient groups including rheumatism, heart, lung, neurology, cancer, obesity, hose injuries, spinal cord injury and musculoskeletal. Also has work experience in general medicine, neurosurgery and psychiatry
Cand. med. 2010 NTNU
+47 91 85 32 54

Alexander Varjord

Health and fitness therapist
Alexander has worked with exercise and health for over 10 years. He has experience with early rehabilitation and prehabilitation of cancer patients at Haukeland University Hospital, and currently works with rehabilitation for both cancer and obesity at WeCare Trondheim. At the clinic, he has both individual follow-up, training groups and teaching in a number of topics.
Alexander's main competence is the use of physical activity and training for increased physical fitness, function, quality of life and health. In particular, he has immersed himself in training before, during and after cancer treatment. In addition, he has expertise in other fields that he teaches at the clinic, including sleep, stress, nutrition, motivation and goal setting, cancer-related neuropathy and more.
Master's degree in Human Movement Science from NTNU
+47 94 18 05 04

Hanne Hamnebugt Merkesnes

Nurse WeCare Trondheim
Has worked for a large part of my working life with children and young people in the specialist healthcare service, and has clinical experience in general medicine, surgery and infectious medicine. Started working at the LHL clinics in Trondheim in 2017.
Long experience as a supervisor in cancer, morbid obesity and muscle and skeletal rehabilitation. In addition, he has experience as a supervisor in occupational rehabilitation at the LHL clinics. In 2020-21, I worked for a period as a nurse at the Obesity Clinic at St. Olavs Hospital, and have acquired relevant experience that can be used towards the rehabilitation offer in WeCare Trondheim.
Certified MI supervisor in 2022.
Qualified nurse from Hedmark University College, Elverum department in 2001.
+47 45 84 96 30

Patricia Alejandra Cabrera Lopez

Has worked as a kitchen assistant at the clinic since 2018.

Ingrid Stavheim Lien

Head of department WeCare Trondheim
• Physiotherapist – Høyskolen I Sør-Trøndelag 2010.
• Active A – therapist
• Certified ACT Tutor
• Personal trainer – Norwegian Sports Academy 2017.
• Worked at the LHL clinics in Trondheim as a physiotherapist since 2017, subject manager since 2021 and head of department since 2022. Rehabilitation of patients with cancer, morbid obesity and long-term musculoskeletal disorders as well as supervisor of occupational rehabilitation. Experience from various departments in hospitals - including training of patients with heart and lung diseases, hip and knee prostheses, hand therapy.
Physiotherapist – Høyskolen I Sør-Trøndelag 2010
+47 99 16 94 51
WeCare Trondheim offers interdisciplinary specialized rehabilitation during the day for those who have, or have had, cancer, struggle with musculoskeletal disorders, or are overweight.


+47 400 00 445




WeCare Trondheim
Jarleveien 12
7041 Trondheim


Head office:
Sørkedalsveien 6
0394 Oslo

Telephone: +47 907 09 274
Email: post@wecareomsorg.no


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