John Rutherford MCSP DC HCPC
Has been a licensed Physiotherapist (MCSP HCPC) for 37 years.
In 1990 he founded the PTR Clinic with Giles Webster, Exercise Physiologist.
He is an associate partner and lead clinician of the clinic based at
96 Harley St in London.
John completed post graduate study in Osteopathy, Chiropractic Sports science and body movement analysis for injury prevention.
They treat all joint and muscle injuries, to include damage to ligaments and tendons. They also treat all types and causes of back pain.
Rehabilitation is progressed through a fully equipped gym.
The clinic has a strong focus on movement analysis and injury prevention by achieving correct body mechanics and sports specific rehab programs. He uses portable Ultrasound scanning regularly for diagnosis of joint, muscle, ligament and tendon injuries.
Consultancies and Appointments
NHS medical rotation training program 1981/86
Physio for Southall FC 1985/86
Sports injury treatment at Edgware Town FC with Physio Steve Pembroke
Back pain treatments and sports injuries St Elizabeth’s Hospital Chicago with Dr Farahvar
Ski injury prevention and Treatment Chicago USA
Body mechanics and injury prevention for young baseball pitchers Chicago USA
Isokinetic training and sports injuries treatment McNeal Memorial Hospital Berwyn Illinois
Body mechanics analysis and training techniques using Isokinetics for West Ham United with Physio John Green. Clinic based at The Devonshire Hospital Marylebone London
Analysis and injury treatment for Lancashire County Cricket with Manager Alan Ormrod
Physio for UAE football squad pre World Cup 1990 Assisting Dr Mustafa Obeid
Advanced Postural Biomechanical Correction Seminars and teaching with Robbie Goodrum MCSP DO, London, Bristol and Chiang Mai Thailand
Consultancy for Leighton Town FC
Rehab and training program
Primary aim would be to reduce injuries rather than to have to treat and rehab them
Correct Body alignment through Physio, Osteopathy and Chiropractic techniques
Correct body alignment is the basis for injury prevention, allowing gains in strength, mobility, cutting, jumping and running speeds
Ultrasound imaging of muscle, joint and ligament injuries to clarify diagnosis, plan treatment and speed up rehabilitation and return to sport
Updated 19:12 - 5 Mar 2019 by Andrew Parker
Clinics: London Harley St and Leighton Buzzard