Phil Mack

Consultant Sports Physiotherapist & Sports Scientist

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

With over 17 years experience working with Olympic, Professional and International Athletes, Phil is regarded as one of the most experienced Sports Physiotherapists worldwide.

He has worked as 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 rugby, climbing, running and mountain bike injuries. He is also highly regarded for his assessment and treatment of knee and hand injuries. With his unique blend of physiotherapy, strength and conditioning and sports science, Phil provides specific treatment, advice and rehabilitation that underpins his reputation as an expert in sports injury rehabilitation. Phil also provides performance advice to elite and novice mountain bikers and cyclists.

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.

Clinic location: Gracemount & Peebles

Jessica Berta

Jessica Berta

Specialist MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

BSc, MScPT HCPC, MCSP

Jessica is originally from Canada and completed her Masters Degree in Physical Therapy at McGill University.

Throughout her career, Jessica has gained experience treating patients with issues ranging from Sports Injuries, Post-Surgical Rehabilitation and Chronic Pain. She further specialises in running injuries, Orthopedic Manual techniques and Dry Needling.

Jessica continues to advance her knowledge and skills in line with current research.

Clinic location: South Gyle & Leith

Frank Ryan

Frank Ryan

Specialist MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

MSc (Hons) Physio, BSc Health & Perform, HCPC, MCSP

Frank graduated in 2012 with a BSc in Health and Performance Science followed by a Master’s Degree in Physiotherapy at Queen Margaret University.

The combination of these two degrees has provided Frank with not only the skills to comprehensively assess and treat acute and chronic conditions but the ability to apply advanced knowledge with exercise prescription, which is essential for rehabilitation from injury and optimizing athletic performance.

Frank plays hockey at a high level with the very successful Grange Hockey team in Edinburgh.

Clinic location: South Gyle & Peebles

Libby Hope

Libby Hope

Specialist MSK & Community Physiotherapist

BSc Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

After graduating in 2005 from Northumbria University Libby has worked across multiple specialties including Musculoskeletal, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Adult/Older People’s Mental Health Services.

At the heart of her practice, lies a commitment to front-line care supporting patients to achieve their best, whether this is the fundamentals of basic mobility through to high-level sporting achievement.

Libby is committed in developing her skills in all areas of the Physiotherapy profession.

Clinic location: Gracemount & Peebles

Anthony Guiducci

Anthony Guiducci

Specialist MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

BSc (physio) HCPC, MCSP

Anthony qualified in 2011 at the University of South Australia. He developed his skills and his experience working with a large scale Australian musculoskeletal private practice.

His specialties are in the management of headaches, neck and lower back pain along with hip and knee osteoarthritis.

As a runner, he has a strong passion and understanding for the rehabilitation and prevention of running injuries.

With a holistic approach, Anthony is able to bring together high-quality manual therapy techniques, dry needling, and tailored exercise programs, with a strong understanding of his patients to help them achieve their goals.

Clinic location: Gracemount & Leith

Biju Choran House

Biju Choran House

Specialist 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 through his advice and alterations regarding workstation position.

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

Clinic location: South Gyle

Andrew Hay

Andrew Hay

Specialist MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

Andrew qualified in 2013 at St George’s University of London. He developed his skills and experience with the NHS, including assessment and treatment of diverse presentations and complex physical conditions.

Specialising in sports injuries he has a particular interest in neck and upper limb injuries. As part of the patient’s recovery from injury, Andrew focuses on developing a sustainable injury prevention program alongside appropriate strength and conditioning. He has also developed a clinical interest in non-sporting injuries, in particular, those affecting the lower back and neck.

Andrew has worked with multiple professional sports teams and currently works with Edinburgh Rugby.

Clinic location: Gracemount & South Gyle

Steph Jemphrey

Steph Jemphrey

Specialist MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

BSc Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

Since graduating from Cardiff University in 2017, Steph has gained experience working in the NHS across a number of specialities including Musculoskeletal, Trauma & Orthopaedics, old age services and acute medicine.

With a personal interest in sport, Steph has worked with a number of local and elite level teams in Wales including Cardiff Blues academy, Wales women rugby, Welsh Netball, Newport Gwent Dragons and Cardiff City football academy.

Her specialist interests include sporting injuries, post-operative rehab, knee and ankle injuries, alongside low back pain. With extensive experience working with the general public and the sporting population,

Steph aims to help patients achieve their goals using a holistic approach including injury prevention methods.

Clinic location: Gracemount, Leith & South Gyle

Jacqui Archer

Jacqui Archer

Specialist MSK & Sports Physiotherapist

MSc Physiotherapy, HCPC, MCSP

Jacqui is originally from New Zealand where she first graduated, later completing a Sports Diploma at the University of London and an MSc in Physiotherapy at UCL.

She is highly experienced at treating a wide range of patients, from professional sports people, weekend warriors and adolescents, to the desk-bound, new mothers and the elderly.

She specialises in helping people with spinal pain, joint pain, and sports injuries.

She works with patients to ease pain, regain full function, and prevent the recurrence of injuries. Her approach is very hands-on and tailored to the individual. She is always cheerful, upbeat and calm.

Jacqui is a keen cyclist, tennis player and hill walker. She has worked for the WTA as well as at the All England Club (Wimbledon).

Clinic location: Leith, South Gyle and Gracemount

Fiona McFadyen

Fiona McFadyen

Sport & 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

Associate 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.

Alistair Dall

Alistair Dall

Associate Specialist Sports/MSK Podiatrist

BSc PGDip MFPM RCPS (Glasg) HCPC

Alistair takes great personal satisfaction in helping patients achieve their goals, whether that is to walk pian free, return to sport after injury or to run a marathon. He works with athletes of all levels, including with PGA tour golfers and professional footballers.

Alistair has post graduate certificates in joint mobilisation techniques, steroid injection therapy and completed a PGDip in Podiatric Surgery at Queen Margaret University.

Dorothy Smart

Dorothy Smart

Practice Manager
Janet Mack

Janet Mack

Project Manager
Karen Bond

Karen Bond

Accounts Co-ordinator