BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy. Member of Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (CSP).
After graduating from Glasgow Caledonian University, Darren worked in NHS Forth Valley in an acute hospital setting, before returning to Glasgow to work as a Muskuloskeletal Physiotherapist, which is his current role. Darren also works as part of the physio team at Queens Park Football Club, working with the under-16 squad both on training nights and matchdays. As a student, Darren had experience in a professional sporting environment, assisting the Scotland Rugby 7’s medical team with sports massage for the players during recovery sessions, as well as assessing players as part of pre-season testing with the Glasgow Warriors.
Area of Expertise
Darren enjoys using strength and conditioning through effective exercise prescription to help you get back to the levels you want to be performing at following pain or injury. Throughout university, Darren ran a sports massage therapy business and continues to use these skills within his physiotherapy treatment to complement rehabilitation. Darren feels a large part of his job is to educate and guide you through your rehab, helping to enhance your understanding of your condition, thus resulting in a more long-term solution to avoid recurrence of any injuries.
Darren is a keen singer and plays the guitar, gigging in the south side of Glasgow before lockdown started in March 2020.