Dan joined Ayr United Football Academy in February 2010. He qualified in 2006 with a BSc. Honours degree in physiotherapy, and has also completed a HND in Sports Science.

Dan works full time for NHS Ayrshire and Arran as a senior 2 Physiotherapist and is currently undertaking a post graduate diploma in Orthopaedic Medicine. He is also a member of the Acupuncture association of Chartered Physiotherapists and is qualified to practise acupuncture.

Specific interests include motor control and postural stability training related to sport, with a key interest in youth development in football. Dan’s previous experience in Physiotherapy related to football includes working with Academy level players in West Africa and in junior football in Ayrshire.

Dan is currently working with all age groups in the academy and will be the reserve team physiotherapist from next season.

He also offers private consultations. Anyone interested should contact Dan at