Christopher Myers SMUG Faculty Lead

Christopher Myers BSc MSc PGCert US MCSP, Sports Medicine Ultrasound Group (SMUG) Faculty Lead

Chris is a highly experienced extended scope physiotherapist, osteopath & musculoskeletal (MSK) Sonographer. Chris has fully integrated diagnostic ultrasound into his clinical practice and carries out articular and peri-articular ultrasound guided injections.

Chris is a qualified musculoskeletal sonographer, with a PG Cert and CASE accredited qualification from Canterbury Christ Church University. He has taught ultrasound both nationally and internationally on a variety of courses and conferences, at universities and professional sports clubs. He teaches diagnostic ultrasound as visiting lecturer at University College London (UCL) and Canterbury University.

Chris runs a group of private physiotherapy practices, Complete Physio, based in London treating recreational and elite-level sports people. He has worked for the English Institute of Sport (EIS), British Athletics, Tottenham FC and worked at the London Olympics.

Chris is passionate about integrating ultrasound into practice and feels it is an invaluable tool in the diagnosis and management of MSK conditions. He has a particular interest in tendon pathology and shoulder pain.

SMUG has recently partnered with the UCO on a new diagnostic ultrasound teaching clinic, providing students with the opportunity to develop their ultrasound skills under tuition from experts in the field, and UCO Clinic patients with the opportunity to access musculoskeletal ultrasound services at affordable prices. Find out more about the ultrasound clinic.