Sports Injury Assessments

Avoid prolonged periods out with early physiotherapy assessment

Sports Therapy Treatments

Treatments to help optimise your performance

Monthly Performance Plans

Make us your personal support team with regular sports therapy and discounted services

Our DP Sports Performance & Injury Clinic Team

We aim to put together and maintain a highly experienced and talented sport support team to help you maintain a high level of performance. From sports physiotherapists providing you expert injury assessment and management to sports therapists with the knowledge to manage your niggles and support your recovery.

Our Physiotherapists

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Monday 0800 – 1030

Wednesday 1500 – 2000

Thursday 0800 – 1200


Tuesday 1500 – 2000

Wednesday 0800 – 1300

Thursday 1430 – 1800

Friday 1230 – 1600

Nikesh Raja

Founder & Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Nikesh is a King’s College Graduate, receiving a BSc Hons Physiotherapy, and is currently completing an MSc in Sports & Exercise Medicine at Queen Mary’s University of London. Over the last 10 years, Nikesh has been working in private practice & the NHS, initially as part of a well renowned private hospital, before setting up DP Sports Performance & Injury Clinic in 2019. Alongside his work with DP Sports Clinic, Nikesh also works with Chelsea FC Academy.

For the past 10 years, Nikesh has specialised in the assessment and treatment of orthopaedic and musculoskeletal conditions, including back & neck pain, joint & muscle pain, sports injuries, and post-operative rehabilitation. This has included working with professional & semi-professional athletes, local sporting teams, and a wide variety of working and retired professionals.

Nikesh has completed training in manual techniques, manipulation techniques, taping & strapping including kinesiology taping. He is a member of the Acupuncture Association of Chartered Physiotherapists, being able to provide safe effective acupuncture to patient’s that require it.

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Tuesday 0800 – 1230

Friday 0800 – 1230

David Thomas

Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

David graduated from the University of Birmingham with an MSc in Physiotherapy after completing a Sports and Exercise Science undergraduate degree. Utilising this knowledge he has gone on to treat a wide array of patients and conditions, in elite sport and as a specialist Physiotherapist in the NHS. He has completed postgraduate courses in hands-on therapy and holds qualifications in martial arts coaching and sports massage.

David currently works as a physio at Chelsea FC academy and has previously worked with semi-professional rugby teams. He has treated international and team GB athletes in sports including karate, swimming, fencing & athletics. Despite a background working with elite athletes, David’s true passion is using movement and exercise as a vehicle to help people to be the best version of themselves, whatever their starting point!

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Monday 1700 – 1930

Gus Hadonou

Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist

Since qualifying, Gus has treated a wide array of patients and conditions as a specialist Orthopaedic Physiotherapist in the NHS as well as working in the private setting, including the French Alps, providing Physiotherapy and recovery massage after a long day on the pistes. He has previous experience working with football teams, triathletes and avid skiers.  He has a diploma in Sports Massage, Acupuncture, mat-work Pilates and is also trained in Reformer Pilates.

Gus currently works part-time at Kingston Hospital and his main passion is using movement and exercise to help unlock long-term improvements in people. Enabling them to maintain their improvements with autonomy and confidence!

Our Sports Therapists

William Savoy

Monday 1100 – 1600

Thursday 1400 – 2100

Friday 1300 – 2000

Sunday 1100 – 1600

Bill Savoy

Sports Therapist

Bill has over 16 years experience in sports & massage therapy, achieving gold status with the Sports Massage Association and accreditation with the Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council. As well as providing sports massage, Bill has also been trained in cupping, IASTM, electroacupuncture, scar massage and more. Bill worked with Fulham FC during their premier league years between 2006-2008. More recently Bill has developed more clinical skills, working alongside physiotherapists and in areas including central London. Bill takes an individual approach to every client, helping with both movement and athletic goals.

Services Offered:
  • Sports Massage
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Advanced Soft Tissue Therapy
  • Cupping
  • Electroacupuncture
  • IASTM / blading / graston
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