About Andrew Walton
Born and raised in Newcastle, Andrew founded Connect in 1989 with the aim of providing the highest level of care to people with musculoskeletal (MSK) problems. He qualified as a physiotherapist from Northumbria University in 1985 and worked at Edinburgh’s main teaching hospital, The Royal Infirmary, for three years. He returned to Newcastle to take up a post in Sports Medicine.
Andrew combines his clinical expertise and commercial experience to develop innovative new ways to meet patient needs and commissioners’ budgets. A passionate believer in the value of effective physiotherapy practice, he is an active member of The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) and a regular contributor to the development of improvements in professional practice.