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- Bearsden Physiotherapy is a state-of-the-art clinic providing treatments for all musculo-skeletal ailments. 

- All treatments are provided by experienced and dedicated physiotherapists - Andrew Maclaine or Shona      Houston. 

- Appointments are at times to suit you, outside of normal work hours.

- We aim to see everyone within 24 hours of initial contact.

- Your Appointment will cost £40.

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Physiotherapy Team 

Andrew Maclaine 

Practice Owner/ Lead Physiotherapist

Andrew Maclaine qualified as a Physiotherapist in 2001 with a Master’s Degree from Glasgow Caledonian University and has over ten years experience in the treatment and management of musculoskeletal problems.  Prior to completing his physiotherapy training Andrew obtained a Honours degree in Physiology from the University of Dundee.  


Andrew is the lead NHS Physiotherapist at the Glasgow Royal Infirmary A and E Department’s Soft Tissue Clinic and delivers evidence-based, hands-on treatment and individualised rehabilitation programmes.

During the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games Andrew worked as a lead physiotherapist for athletics treating and supporting athletes from all over the world.


He is a founder member and lecturer for Glasgow Physio SeminarsTM  providing postgraduate training to other physiotherapists throughout the United Kingdom. 


He has a keen interest in field hockey, representing Scotland at Masters level and competing in the Scottish National League.  He is also the lead physiotherapist for Hillhead Hockey club.


Andrew is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and is registered with the Health Professions Council.


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Shona Houston

Associate Physiotherapist

Shona graduated from Queen Margaret University College, Edinburgh as a physiotherapist in 2001 and obtained a post graduate MSc in Manual Therapy from Glasgow Caledonian University in 2010.

She has worked as a senior physiotherapist and Back Pain Specialist (secondment) in Glasgow's Western Infirmary for 14 years and privately at Achilles Heel Sports Injury and Physiotherapy Clinic for over 7 years.  Over this time she has worked with a wide variety of patients including elite athletes and dancers. 

Shona has a special interest in lower limb pathologies and biomechanics.  She has undertaken post graduate training in running footwear and worked with specialist Podiatrists in this field.

She is also passionate about emerging pain science and the neurophysiolology of acute and persistent pain.  She enjoys working with patients who display complex pain patterns and has the skills and experience to comprehensively assess and treat this patient population.

Shona is acupuncture trained.

Shona is a member of the Chartered Society of physiotherapists and is registered with the Health Professional Council.

KIRSTY MCLAUGHLIN-Profile picture coming soon

Kirsty qualified as a physiotherapist in 2003 and spent seven years working in the NHS before moving into the private sector.  She has experience rehabilitating people after sports injuries having worked with Glasgow Hawks Rugby Club for several years.

Kirsty is trained in the use of acupuncture, is a certified JEMS practicitioner and has completed her APPI Pilates training

Kirsty is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists and is registered with the Health Professional Council. 

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