Christopher Myers

Clinical Specialist Physiotherapist

Professional Biography

Chris is a highly experienced and specialised physiotherapist in musculoskeletal medicine and sports injuries.

He has over 10 years of working with difficult tendon complaints and believes a combined approach is essential to getting clients out of pain and back to full function, whether this is an Olympic athlete, Premiership footballer or a recreational sports person.

Chris has a Masters in Sports Medicine and specialises in the assessment and treatment of tendon disorders. He is a visiting lecturer at University College London and Canterbury University and is currently involved in a large tendon research study.

He has worked with many individual elite athletes with a variety of tendon complaints and has worked with England squash, British Athletics, Tottenham Hotspur FC and Great Britain Badminton. He worked as a physiotherapist at the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics. He currently treats an elite sprinting group (100m and 200m) and fully understands the demands running places on tendons and what has to implemented to return clients back to running - fitter, stronger and faster than before the injury.

Chris is one of the few physiotherapists in the country to also be a musculoskeletal sonographer and uses diagnostic ultrasound to diagnose muscle, ligament, tendon, joint and nerve problems.