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- Acupuncture (MSK)
- Back pain (MSK)
- Sports injuries (MSK)
Louise is a Highly Specialist Sports Physiotherapist who has worked for over 10 years full-time in High Performance Sport. She was part of the Team Scotland Medical Team at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and part of Team GB at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Louise is currently lead physiotherapist for the British Swimming Open Water program, and previously held the position of ‘Lead Physiotherapist for Aquatics’ at the Scottish Institute of Sport for 5 years. In addition, she has worked with the Scottish Hockey Union and worked full-time for the Scottish Rugby Union, with a number of international squads.
Fundamental to Louise's approach as a physiotherapist are her attention to detail and full body approach. She believes in taking a proactive approach to the body, health and well-being with the emphasis that prevention is better than cure. She strongly believes in the value of exercise programs and yoga to supplement everyday performance. Alongside, the role of physical activity for health and well-being.
Louise is also a RYT 200 hour Yoga Teacher, she combines her knowledge and expertise of the body, injury, sport and performance to tailor yoga 1:1s to address individual needs and goals.
Areas of interest
Pre + Post Surgery Rehabilitation;
Physical Activity for Health
- BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy Robert Gordon University 2001
- MSc Medicine + Science of Sport + Exercise 3 Universities of Glasgow 2009
- RYT 200 Yoga Teacher Avid Yoga 2015
Affiliations / memberships
Health Professions Council
Association Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
Association Chartered Physiotherapy in Sports Medicine
Chartered Physiotherapists with an Extended Scope of Practice