COVID 19 UPDATE 5th January 2022

Bearsden Physiotherapy is open for face to face appointments.  We are following our professional bodies guidelines and that from Public Health Scotland.  Please see the COVID patient consent form on the right hand side toggle.

To make an appointment with Andrew please call on 0141 5340056  A limited number of appointments are available to book online.  

- Bearsden Physiotherapy is a purpose built clinic providing treatments for all musculo-skeletal ailments. 

- All treatments are provided by experienced and dedicated physiotherapists - Andrew Maclaine, Kirsty McLauglan, Daivd Roxbrough, Caroline Donaghy and Sandra Goldie.

- Appointments are at times to suit you, and a limited number are available outside of normal work hours.

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

- Your Initial Appointment will cost £60 and last approximately 40-45 minutes. Follow up appointments will also cost £50 and last approximately 30-40 minutes.

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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 fifteen 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 served twenty years working in the NHS and was one of the lead NHS Physiotherapists at the Glasgow Royal Infirmary A and E Department. Andrew prides himdelf on delivering evidence-based, hands-on treatment and individualised rehabilitation programmes.  He has recently completed a course specialising in running injuries.  Running related injuries is an area in which Andrew finds great interest.

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 (2010-2014). 


He has a keen interest in field hockey, representing Scotland at Masters level and competing in the Scottish National League for many years.  He is also provides physiotherapist for Hillhead Hockey club and has establised links with many other local clubs.


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


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CAROLINE DONAGHY- Assocaite Physiotherapist.

Caroline has many years of experience as a specialist musculoskeletal physiotherapist working in the NHS. 

This has included being part of the NHS Occupational Health team, providing musculoskeletal assessment, treatment, and ergonomic advice to Nhs staff. Consequently, she has an interest in exploring ergonomic solutions to work-related musculoskeletal problems.

Caroline has studied Mindfulness at post-graduate level and has recently completed teacher training with Mindfulness Scotland. She is interested in a person-centred approach to physiotherapy and the very powerful mind-body connection.

Aided by scientific developments in our understanding of the complexity of the pain experience, Mindfulness can be used, in conjunction with more traditional physiotherapy approaches, to enhance healing and promote effective self-management of more persistent pain conditions. 

Caroline is acupuncture trained and has attended may postgraduate courses.

She is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and is registered with the Health Professional Council. 


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KIRSTY MCLAUGHLIN-Associate Physiotherapist.


Kirsty qualified as a physiotherapist in 2003 and spent seven years working in the NHS before moving into the private sector.  She has expereince 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 practitioner and has completed her APPI Pilates training.


Kirsty is a menber of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy and is registered with the Health Professional Council.


 DAVID ROXBURGH-Associate Physiotherapist


David has worked in the NHS since qualifying as a Chartered Physiotherapist from Glasgow Caledonian University.  He has worked in several specialist areas including Orthopaedics, Neuro Rehabilitation and Burns and Plastics.  David currently works as a Specialist Musculoskeletal Outpatient Physiotherapist within the NHS. He has experience working with a wide variety of individuals; both adult and adolescent, elite and recreational athletes.


David worked for Glasgow Rangers FC from 2015-2021 and currently consults for the Irish Football Association. David has travelled Europe with the Northern Irish National Squads (U19/U21’s) since 2017 in his role as lead physiotherapist.


He has a keen clinical interest in sports injury rehabilitation with a particular focus on strength and conditioning. David has a passion for delivering hands-on evidence based practice and has recently undertaken research on "return to play" testing following knee surgery.  These published guidelines are currently used in clinics across the city.


David is a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists and is registered with the Health Professional Council. He is also a qualified Sports Scientist having graduated from Stirling University in 2012 with a BSC (Hons) in Sport and Exercise Science.



SANDRA GOLDIE-Associate Physiotherapist

Sandra has over 15 years experience working as a physiotherapist in the NHS, mainly in musculoskeletal physiotherapy.
She qualified as a physiotherapist in 2006 with a Master's degree in Rehabilitation Science from Glasgow Caledonian University. She continues to work in the NHS as a specialist musculoskeletal physiotherapist. Her special interests include persistent pain, health promotion, low back pain and vestibular rehabilitation for dizziness and balance problems. Sandra has practiced mindfulness for over 7 years, and has recently qualified as a mindfulness teacher. She is interested in incorporating mindfulness-based approaches in her management of musculoskeletal conditions and chronic pain where appropriate.
Sandra is a keen golfer and curler, and enjoys a variety of outdoor pursuits, including cycling, and hill-walking.

Sandra is a chartered physiotherapist as a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC),



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