Nick Livadas

                   Biography

Bsc (Hons) MSc MCSP

Senior Lecturer/Practitioner in Physiotherapy- Teesside University -UK

Nick is a Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy at Teesside University and works clinically at Physiotherapy Matters where he also acts as the clinical lead. His clinical experience is wide ranging in both private and public funded services. He has experience within professional sports medicine and within occupational health settings.

In 2011 he completed his MSc in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy at Manchester Metropolitan University.  This led to him working in NHS interface clinics as a Clinical Specialist in Physiotherapy offering triage, assessment of complex conditions and administering joint and soft tissue injections. He has a particular interest clinically in back pain, tendinopathy and the integration of evidence into practice. He has lectured at national and overseas conferences and is committed to promoting best practice. 

He has fulfilled various committee roles including research officer and chairman for the Association of Chartered Physiotherapists with an interest in Orthopaedic Medicine & Injection Therapy (ACPOMIT) and is the co-lead for the North East Council for Allied Health Professionals in Research. He also sits on the Professional Committee for the Charted Society of Physiotherapy offering guidance on educational and professional practice issues. In 2017 he was awarded the inaugural and prestigious award of the North East Chartered Society of Physiotherapist member of the year.