The Better Physiotherapy team

David Robertson

Clinic Director

Bsc Hons Physiotherapist

PGDip Musculoskeletal Management, MCSP, MMACP


David is a specialist musculoskeletal, sports and occupational health physiotherapist with other 15 years’ experience in a broad range of settings.  His most recent sporting involvement has included working with Hibernian 1st team, and travelling across Europe and New Zealand acting as the Scottish U20s rugby team physiotherapist.  He has also recently worked regularly with large organisations such as Edinburgh Council, Police Scotland and Scot Rail to provide occupational health physiotherapy.  


David regularly keeps up to date with current evidence based treatment and advances in the field.  He is currently studying towards a Masters in Musculoskeletal Management and has recently been accepted as a member of the Musculoskeletal Association of Chartered Physiotherapists.


David has previously worked with Scottish Rugby in various roles including full time with Edinburgh Rugby.  He has also worked with Edinburgh University, Heriot Watt University, Royal Mail, Scottish Power, Scottish Gas, Scottish Ambulance service, and NHS Lothians



Stuart Maytham

Msc Physiotherapist, Msc Applied Sports Science, MCSP, REPS level 3 Advanced Personal trainer, Precision Nutrition Level 2 Nutrition Coach, UKSCA Level 2 Weightlifting coach

As a Personal Trainer and Physiotherapist, Stuart has spent over ten years actively working to encourage physical activity among different demographics and helping people recovering from injury. His diverse experience has included both introducing stroke survivors to exercise, and helping Hearts FC academy players recovery from injury and achieve their goals in sporting competitions.

Last year Stuart became the only ARNI Stroke Survivor trainer in Edinburgh, a charity set up to offer support to stroke survivors with physical and mental health issues once they are discharged from the NHS.

Outside of the gym, he likes to stay active and have fun. He’s often been involved in various endurance challenges over the years, most notably the Exmouth Half Ironman and the Pembrokeshire Ironman in Wales.


Anne Quinn

SVQ3 in Body massage 2011, Diploma in Remedial and Sports Msg 2013, Diploma Advanced Remedial Msg 2016. 


Anne is an experienced sports and remedial massage therapist with extensive qualifications.  However she is constantly striving to learn new techniques and skills to enhance her practice. 


Anne's advanced remedial massage qualifications allow her to assess you pre and post treatment, so that she is able to tailor her approach- drawing on various skills and techniques, to meet your specific needs.  Whether you complain of a simple muscle strain or before/after a big event.


Anne is also a qualified nurse and midwife with many years experience in this field.  This enables her to take a unique professional, personable and holistic approach to any issue you may have.


Lucy Smith

HND Sports Therapy, Diploma In Remedial and Sports Massage SMS, REPS level 3 personal Trainer, REPS level 2 Fitness Instructor, YMCA Level 2 Group Indoor Cycling Instructor, Queenax Functional Fitness Instructor. 


As a Fitness Instructor and Sports Therapist, Lucy is very interested in overall health and well-being, adopting a holistic approach – a healthy body and mind is a happy body and mind! 

Lucy has worked as team Sports Therapist for Lanark RFC and Carluke Rovers FC providing Pre and post-match therapy. Working closely with players to prevent injury and promote recovery, Lucy enjoys specializing in Remedial and Sports massage and flexibility for sport. 

She has been fortunate to offer therapy at Murrayfield rugby stadium in Edinburgh with players from the Edinburgh Development squad, with the first team at Glasgow City Ladies FC and Spartans FC. She has provided therapy for many private clients too. 

Away from the gym, Lucy enjoys running and hill-walking. She has completed the Road to the Isles half marathon in the highlands and is on the lookout for her next challenge

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