John Melville


MSc. Sport Phys, MSc. HP Sport, BSc. Phys, ASCA


As a seasoned physiotherapist with extensive experience in both musculoskeletal and sporting injuries, John brings a comprehensive understanding of the complexities involved in rehabilitation and performance enhancement. With a background in treating a diverse range of clients, from weekend warriors to elite athletes, he has honed his skills in addressing various musculoskeletal conditions and sports-related injuries.

John’s passion for sports physiotherapy stems from his first-hand experience as both a practitioner and an athlete, allowing him to empathize with the unique challenges athletes face during recovery and performance optimisation. He has worked with individuals and teams across different sports disciplines, including football, rugby, athletics, and more, at both local and international levels.

In his practice, John prioritises a patient-centred approach, where he collaborates closely with his patients to understand their specific goals and tailor treatment plans to meet their needs. Whether it’s managing acute injuries, implementing rehabilitation programs, or providing preventive care, John is dedicated to helping his patients achieve optimal outcomes and return to peak performance safely and efficiently.

With a commitment to ongoing professional development and staying abreast of the latest advancements in sports medicine, he strives to deliver evidence-based care that aligns with the best practices in the field. John is excited to continue providing high-quality physiotherapy services to support individuals in reaching their full potential and maintaining long-term health and well-being.

Specialist Interests

Tendinopathy, Hamstring, Adolescent Athlete, Snow Sports Injuries, Knee ligament injuries, Surfing Injuries and Team sports injuries

Sporting Interests

Rugby, Basketball, Snowboarding, Surfing and American Football

Work Experience

Senior Physiotherapist, Wollongong, NSW, Australia, Private Practice in Australia and Japan, Head Physiotherapist Semi-Professional Rugby in Australia, NHS Hospitals in London, World Surf League — Bells Beach and Hockey NSW

Other Experience

High school mentorship program

John’s Locations #

Canary Wharf E14

Our Canary Wharf clinic is located within Cabot Place in the centre of Canary Wharf, convenient to Greenwich and Blackheath. Offering both face-to-face and remote consultations.

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020 7788 7000