ABOUT

 Doug Whitson iTEC Dip. ASTA. ASTO

I hold Diplomas in Sports Injuries and Sports Massage and am registered with the Sports Therapy Association (STA) and Sports Therapy Organisation (STO) and abide by their Code of Conduct, Ethics & Performance.

As well as the above mentioned Diplomas, I have completed the following courses and training:

  • Functional Integrated Dry Needling (Module 1) - FIDN Institute

  • OMT Medical Acupunture - OMT Training

  • Kinesio Taping Fundamentals & Advanced KT1/2 - (Kinesio UK)

  • Manual Therapy & Mobilisation Techniques for Spinal Areas - (Sports Therapy Scotland)

  • Peripheral Joint Mobilisation & Manual Therapy - (Sports Therapy Scotland)

  • Functional Integrated Cupping Therapy - (Sports Therapy Scotland)

  • Musculoskeletal Examination & Assessment Protocols - (Sports Therapy Scotland)

  • Sports Taping & Strapping - (ProActive Training)

  • Strength & Conditioning Coaching Level 1 - (IRB World Rugby)

  • First Aid for Rugby - (IRB World Rugby)

 

I am based in Kelso, in the Scottish Borders and practice from my own clinic situated just a few minutes from the town centre.

It was during my many months of rehabilitation following a serious knee injury and major surgery that I first took an interest in injury rehabilitation. I was struck by the level of professionalism, commitment and encouragement shown by the practitioners that oversaw my rehabilitation. Like those that showed that professionalism, commitment and encouragement to me, I take the same approach with all my patients.

Each treatment and rehabilitation program is specific to the individual and developed to help them return to full fitness as quickly and safely as possible. 

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THE CLINIC

Unit 9-6, U-STOR Business Units

Spylaw Road

Kelso

Scottish Borders

TD5 8DN

 

Tel: 07788561163

CONTACT

CANCELLATION POLICY

If, for whatever reason, you are unable to attend your appointment, please give 24 hours notice.  If cancellation is after this point, a full session charge may be enforced.

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