Paul qualified in 2006 from Southampton University. He started his career at Guys and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust where he spent 8 years, firstly completing all of his junior rotations and then specialising in musculoskeletal outpatient physiotherapy. Paul eventually became a band 7 Physiotherapist where he managed the running of the lower limb service for the department. This role saw him specialising in ACL rehabilitation, PFJ and osteoarthritis management, total knee and hip replacements as well as running post-operative clinics for knee surgeons. During this time he worked closely with the physiotherapy department and surgeons in the development of the lower limb service pathways for the trust.