Phil Mack Edinburgh Physiotherapy

Phil Mack

Consultant Sports Physiotherapist & Sports Scientist

BSc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, MSc. Sports Science, HCPC, ESP, MCSP, CSCS

With over 17 years experience in professional and international sport, Phil is regarded as one of the most experienced Sports Physiotherapists worldwide.

Phil worked as both Physiotherapist and Performance Coach for professional teams including the South African Springboks, Stormers, ACT Brumbies (Australia), Ulster Rugby, Leicester Tigers, and South African Triathlon Team.

Phil specialises in team sports, climbing, running and mountain bike injuries. He is highly regarded for his skills in resolving knee and hand injuries.

With his unique blend of physiotherapy and sports science, Phil provides specific treatment, advice and rehabilitation that underpins his reputation as a specialist in sports injury rehabilitation. As a Performance Coach, Phil combines his personal experiences together with his professional skills to provide athletes with high performance training and advice to help athletes reach their ultimate goal. Phil currently provides performance advice to two talented Mountain Bikers, Janey Kennerdy and Tom Mitchell.

Having represented both South Africa and Great Britain for Triathlon and Duathlon, Phil continues to be highly motivated and regularly takes part in mountain biking, cycling and  rock climbing.

David Gibson

David Gibson

Senior MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

BSc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, MAACP, HCPC, MCSP

Since qualifying in 2006, David has specialised in MSK and sports rehabilitation. He focuses on specific treatment and rehabilitation plans that will optimise recovery from injury and ultimately enhance sporting performance.

David is responsible for training and education for our physiotherapy team. This ensures all members of the team remain at the forefront of their physiotherapy skills and development.

David is a keen sportsman and enjoys football, squash, tennis, skiing, swimming and golf.

Dr Mary Bunnell

Dr Mary Bunnell

Specialist MSK & Spinal Physiotherapist

MSc Physiotherapy, DPT, OCS, HCPC, MCSP

After graduating in 2007 with her MSc in Physiotherapy Mary went on to complete her Doctorate at University of Kentucky (USA). In 2010, Mary earned board certification as an Orthopedic Specialist. She taught in both the musculoskeletal and neuromuscular curricula in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program.

Mary critically considers all possible contributing factors of an individual’s injury (biomechanical and muscle imbalance) to produce an evidence based, patient specific treatment plan.

Richard Worrall

Richard Worrall

Senior MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

MSc. Physiotherapy, BSc. Sports Science, HCPC, MCSP

Richard completed his MSc in physiotherapy in 2010 and has acquired extensive sports injury and MSK experience working with athletes and sports teams. He has also completed his PGCert in Neuro-Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy.

In addition to being a qualified Pilates instructor and Sports Massage Therapist he has a keen interest in strength and conditioning and applies these skills as part of his rehabilitation treatment. In his free time, Richard is a keen sportsman.

Biju Choran House

Biju Choran House

Senior MSK & Spinal Physiotherapist

MSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

Biju qualified in 2001 and completed his Physiotherapy MSc in 2008. He specialises in spinal conditions and has a particular interest in back, neck and postural pain. He also has a special interest in shoulder conditions.

Biju has also developed an excellent reputation with his workplace assessment skills, and ability to reduce back and neck pain by through his advice and alterations to work station position.

His calm, relaxed approach and attention to detail is well received by all his patients.

Andy Mckay

Andy Mckay

Specialist MSK & Sport Physiotherapist

MSc. (Physiotherapy), BSc. Sport Science and Health (Hons), HCPC, MCSP, MHCPC

Andy graduated from Auckland University, NZ in 2002 and pursued a career in private practice and with professional sports teams.He also specialised in return to work after injuries.

Andy is also an ex-professional cricketer with the honour of having played for the New Zealand Team. As a seam bowler, movement mechanics and elite performance are critical and Andy has used these experiences to help his patients not only recover from injury but also to reach their goals in sport and every day life.

Dave Ryan

Dave Ryan

Specialist MSK & Sport Physiotherapist

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, PgCert Sports Physio HCPC, MCSP

Dave graduated in 2013 with a first class degree from Teesside University. Since graduating Dave has gained experience working across a number of setting including NHS, private practice and professional sport.

Dave is a qualified personal trainer, sports massage therapist and is currently studying his MSc in Sports Physiotherapy from Bath University. In his spare time Dave enjoys a number of sports including martial arts, running, cycling and rugby.

Callum Scott

Callum Scott

MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

BSc. (Hons) Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

Since graduating in 2011, Callum has gained a wealth of experience working within NHS acute injury and outpatient clinics. He divides his time between working with the NHS and The Physiotherapy Clinics.

Callum loves and takes an interest in general fitness and health and well-being. He played 1st team rugby for Peebles and was Captain in 2014, before injury prevented him for playing.

Andreza Sangalli

Andreza Sangalli

MSK & Spinal Physiotherapist

MSc. Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

Having qualified in Brazil in 2000, Andreza worked extensively within musculoskeletal practice which has enabled her to become a highly skilled and accomplished musculoskeletal physiotherapist.

She has extensive experience with spinal conditions and postural or pelvic dysfunction. Andreza also specialises in global postural re-education and muscular and proprioceptive re-balancing.

Fiona McFadyen

Fiona McFadyen

Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist

BSc (Hons) physiotherapy, DRSM, SMTO

After graduating with a physiotherapy honours degree in 2012, Fiona gained her Diploma in Sports & Remedial Massage. She finds her physiotherapy background greatly complements her work as a Sports Massage Therapist.

Fiona also works with Edinburgh Rugby and Napier Knights American Football team and other international athletes. Fiona also enjoys treating non-sports injuries like back and neck pain.

Dr Andrew Murray

Dr Andrew Murray

Sport and Expedition Doctor

MFSEM, MRCGP, PgC, MSK, USS

Andrew is a vastly experienced sport and expedition Doctor and has consulted for The Physiotherapy Clinics and Peebles physiotherapy since 2013.

Andrew is also a highly accomplished ultra-distance athlete and one of his epic runs was filmed by BBC Scotland and the documentary ‘the Ultimate Marathon Man’ aired in April 2011

Andrew’s first book “Running Beyond Limits” was published in September 2011.

Melanie Riley

Melanie Riley

Sport & Remedial Massage Therapist

BSc (Hons) nutrition, DSM, RMT, DARM, SMTO

After graduating as a Sports and Remedial Massage Therapist, Melanie joined Peebles Physiotherapy in 2013, where she enjoys working equally with elite athletes and remedial massage. In 2015 she gained further diplomas in Advanced Remedial massage therapy and Dry Needling.

Melanie vast experience includes Enduro World Series, Tweedlove, Tour of the Borders, Durty events and Tough Mudder.

Jackie Davis

Jackie Davis

Practice Manager
Stephanie Downie

Stephanie Downie

Administrator
Janet Mack

Janet Mack

Project Manager
Dorothy Smart

Dorothy Smart

Administrator