Clive Lathey DO. MSc (Sports Medicine)
Registered Osteopath & Sports Scientist, Director and founder of The Putney Clinic
Clive Lathey and his Osteopathy Team at The Putney Clinic are all Registered Osteopaths, regulated by the General Osteopathic Council.
Clive graduated from the British School of Osteopathy in 1983. In 2007, he obtained a Master’s Degree in Sports Medicine from the University of Surrey. After working in Australia, New Zealand and Spain, he has spent the last 25 years working in London with both private and NHS clients.
He was contracted to top golfer, Colin Montgomerie, for five years, travelling with him to events such as the Ryder Cup and US Masters tournament in Augusta USA. In 2009/10, Clive worked alongside the medical team at Liverpool Football Club, treating the elite first team players. He regularly treats professional tennis players and Olympic athletes, particularly distance runners and triathletes.
In 2012, Clive worked as part of a multidisciplinary medical team for the London Paralympics. For this role, he was based at the Polyclinic and looked after athletes from all over the world. In 2016, Clive also worked for the Saudi Arabian Olympic team, as part of the medical team for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games.
Clive strongly believes in exercise rehabilitation and the prevention of injuries and this is echoed throughout the rest of The Putney Clinic and its practitioners. His treatment is a structural approach using both massage, manipulation, mobilisation, neuromuscular techniques and rehabilitation exercises.
Clive is highly regarded in the industry and works closely with the Institute of Osteopathy (formerly the British Osteopathic Association). Click here to view an informational video from the IO in which Clive was the featured osteopath. He was selected by the IO to perform demonstrations and give talks on osteopathy. In 2016, he was named runner up in the Osteopath Principal of the Year category at the Institute of Osteopathy Awards.
Clive Lathey also works from the Chelsea Outpatient Centre at the Lister Hospital on the Kings Road in Chelsea for part of his time. You can see Clive at this clinic if it is better located for you than the Putney Clinic.