Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist
David is a Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist with a wealth of experience in the musculoskeletal and sports fields. As well as working as Nike and Converse’s lead Sport Physiotherapist for the last 15 years, David has spent 10 years as an Advanced Practice Physiotherapist in Guys and St Thomas NHS Accident and Emergency Department. He has worked as an ergonomic and wellbeing advisor for multiple companies across London, and has experience of running steroid injection clinics in the Harley Street area. He regularly teaches to clinical groups, including fellow physiotherapists, doctors and consultants. He is passionate about providing quality care for people with traumatic and non traumatic injuries and pain. In order to facilitate this, David uses a range of assessment and treatment methods, including diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound and strength & conditioning training. His qualifications include a Masters in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Postgraduate Diplomas and Certificates in Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Independent Prescribing of Medicines, Orthopaedic Medicine and Injection Therapy. David has worked at multiple sporting events, ranging from BUCS competitions to FA tournaments and trackside at the London 2012 Olympics.
By far the best place I have ever been to for physio. David Burliston is skilled, knowledge, calming, patient and has the fingers of a magician. Done my back in lifting heavy weights and after a thorough consultation he provided the right support system that I needed to get better. I will be a patient for life (hopefully not frequently!