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PHYSIOTHERAPY AND SPORTS INJURY CLINIC Delivering a comprehensive physiotherapy service to people of all ages and ability.

Physio Inverness opened in 2012 and is the Highland specialist physiotherapy and sports medicine centre for the management of sports injuries, implementation of preventative injury and strength and conditioning programmes and improving your performance. Book your appointment online or give us a call on 07470639020.

  • We have a highly experienced team at our clinic. We have 4 Chartered Physiotherapists (fully HCPC registered), 3 Strength and Conditioning Coaches, 1 sports nutritionist and several orthopaedic surgeons.
  • Clinic facilities: We have two large treatment rooms as well as a fully equipped on site strength and conditioning gym. Free parking. Online booking.
  • Physiotherapy - We provide assessment and treatment for all types of muscle, back, neck and joint injuries. Treatment at clinic may consist of mobilisation, manipulation, kinesio taping, ultrasound, advice, exercises and personalised tailored video exercise programmes conveniently emailed to you.
  • Strength & Conditioning - We offer personal training, personalised strength and conditioning programmes, tailored programmes for clients with cancer or cardiac conditions. All clients receive a home exercise programme supported by our App with full interactivity between the coaches and you.
  • The Robust Programme - fully coach supported strength and conditioning programme for young athletes aged 11 - 17 years old.
  • Sports Nutrition - Sports nutrition appointments are available on request (please contact us by email/phone to arrange).
  • The clinic looks after some of the Highland’s top athletes – including athletes who have competed in or are training for the Commonwealth, Paralympic, Olympic and Winter Games.
  • You don't need to be an athlete to come to clinic - we treat a range of injuries and conditions. So if your injury is stopping you from doing what you need to do day to day then please book in to see us and we will provide a full physiotherapy assessment and treatment for you.
  • We are experienced in rehabilitation following orthopaedic surgery.
  • We provide services to the Sport Scotland Scottish Institute of Sport looking after their Highland based athletes,
  • Highland Rugby, Inverness Harriers, Highland Swim Team, Inverness Rowing Club, Highland Bears Basketball and Triathlon Inverness trust Physio Inverness to look after their members.

Meet our Team!

Fiona Houston

Fiona Houston

Senior Chartered Physiotherapist (Fully HCPC Registered)

Fiona Houston is the clinic Founder and owner. She worked as a physiotherapist in the NHS for 3 years – then spent 4 years as the first team physiotherapist with Inverness Caledonian Thistle FC. Fiona has also worked with Ross County FC, Triathlon Scotland and Scotland ladies football teams. Fiona works regularly with Sport Scotland athletes - working with a range of different sports - including golf, badminton and rugby. Fiona also works at Highland Rugby FC as well as providing support for the Scottish Rugby Union's Player Development Programme Caledonian Squads. Fiona has worked at competitive golf events. Fiona is a former competitive basketball player, and now enjoys playing basketball, running and weight training.

Sean Webb

Sean Webb

Senior Chartered Physiotherapist (Fully HCPC Registered)

Sean is a former professional football player, and has a wealth of experience working with sports injuries, and has worked within a rugby club, as well as an NHS setting. Sean also works with the Highland Rugby Team. Sean also has experience with ante-natal physiotherapy. Sean has a keen interest in all types of sports injuries and their rehabilitation. Sean is a member of the Society of Musculoskeletal Medicine. Sean enjoys playing football and generally keeping fit.

Aileen Thom (currently not working at clinic - away for Winter 2020)

Aileen Thom (currently not working at clinic - away for Winter 2020)

Senior Chartered Physiotherapist (Fully HCPC Registered)

Aileen left us in November 2020 to spend winter in Europe. If you would like to see one of our other physiotherapists please book in and we will be able to continue your care.

Aileen is an experienced physiotherapist who joined our practice in June 2019. Aileen has worked in many private practices, orthopaedic specialist units and has spent a lot of time working in ski resorts throughout the year providing physiotherapy for snowsports, hikers and hill runners. During this time she developed a special interest in knee injuries and rehabilitation. Aileen has a keen interest in pilates and trained with APPI to become a qualified teacher. She has also completed her medical accupuncture qualification. Aileen enjoys hiking and running in the summer and spends most of her winter chasing the snow. Aileen is leaving the clinic in November 2020 to work in Europe for the winter.

Gordon Mowat

Gordon Mowat

Strength & Conditioning Coach

Gordon is a fully UKSCA accredited Strength & Conditioning Coach. Gordon already provides programming and coaching to some of the Highland's top athletes through services to sportscotland. Now our clients can access Gordon's knowledge and expertise by booking in with Gordon at our clinic. We have our own strength & conditioning gym where our clients will receive a full movement competency assessment, report and a programme based on the assessment findings and each individuals goals and needs.

Gordon has worked in Orkney and Inverness as a strength and conditioning coach and has worked with all age groups from children to older adults.

Gordon is a sprinter himself and is also studying at the UHI currently.

Andrew Morris

Andrew Morris

Fitness Consultant

Andrew is one of our fitness consultants who mainly trains clients with underlying medical conditions such as cardiac issues and people living with a cancer diagnosis.

He has previously worked in the leisure industry for 10 years as a fitness instructor and personal trainer where he trained a wide range of clients of varying ages and abilities.

As well as working in the clinic, Andrew also works as a physio assistant at Raigmore Hospital.

During his spare time Andrew takes a keen interest in football , golf and exercise!

Kasia Mazur

Chartered Physiotherapist

Kasia works at the clinic on Fridays and Saturdays, and also works through the week in the NHS.

Kasia is bilingual in Polish and English, and she studied and trained in the United States where she graduated with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. While in the U.S, she worked in both private practice and a public clinic setting. She is also a certified personal fitness trainer and has a keen interest in sports medicine and biomechanics.

In her free time, Kasia enjoys hiking, playing tennis, and spending time with friends and her cat.

David McFadyen

David McFadyen

Senior Chartered Physiotherapist

David has a great deal of experience in treating sports injuries, having most recently worked with Celtic Football Club with both the First Team and Academy Squads.

He has strong connections to the Highlands and Inverness having previously worked as Head Physiotherapist for Inverness Caledonian Thistle Football Club for four seasons. Prior to this David worked in the NHS for 3 years and for part of that as Academy Physiotherapist for Inverness Caledonian Thistle Football Club. Aside from football David has a keen interest for shinty and golf.

Hugo Crush

Strength & Conditioning Coach

Having played rugby for Highland Rugby Club for over 15 years, Hugo was very fortunate enough to represent Caley Reds representative team. Thanks to this achievement Hugo supported by the Institute of Sport as an athlete for over three years. From my time with the institute, I built up a strong interest in Strength and Conditioning, and have since gone on to achieve my Level 2 Strength and Conditioning Certificate. To enhance my coaching of S&C, whilst studying Sports Coaching at the University of the West of Scotland, I worked at the Glasgow School of Sports, where I had the opportunity to see first-hand, the work and dedication required to make it as a professional athlete.

Hugo currently coaches the athletes who are members of The Robust Programme as part of our clinic.

Sheila MacDonald

Sheila MacDonald

Sports Nutrionist

Sheila is a Registered Nutritionist and Nutritional Therapist specialising in personalised sports nutrition to maximise performance for recreational and competitive athletes.

We use the latest scientific research to provide personalised nutritional and lifestyle programs, which are tailored to each individual’s health and performance needs.

Sheila is fully registered by the British Association of Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy, abiding by their strict Code of Professional Ethics.

For the last two years, Sheila has also worked as an academic and clinical tutor with the British College of Nutritional Health (BCNH).

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