Daniel Vaughan

BM, BS, MRCGP, PGDipSEM, MFSEM (Ire)

Sports Doctor

Daniel Vaughan

BM, BS, MRCGP, PGDipSEM, MFSEM (Ire)

Sports Doctor
Dr Vaughan is head doctor for Newport County Football Club and Medical Officer for the British Boxing Board of Control. Having completed undergraduate training in Exeter, he has worked in a variety of hospital specialties throughout South Wales as well as a 2 year period in Australia where he developed his sport and exercise interests with the Newcastle Knights & Manley Sea Eagles NRL teams.

He has a post-graduate diploma in sport and exercise medicine and has been awarded membership to the faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine, Ireland. Dr. Vaughan has a special interest in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of joint and soft tissue problems in elite athletes and the non-sporting population alike.

He prides himself on providing bespoke, evidence based care, centred on the individual. He is proficient in a variety of joint and soft tissue injections including steroids (cortisone), autologous blood products, visco-supplementation and prolotherapy. He works closely with other members of the PhysioSpace team and can request blood tests, imaging (like x-rays and MRI) and perform onward referral to his close network of specialists such as orthopaedic surgeons.

CLINICAL INTERESTS - Sports injuries/overuse injuries, Muscle and joint pain, Wear and tear conditions, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Tennis and Golfer’s elbow, Tendinopathies and bursitis, Sports concussion and graduated return to play protocols, Overtraining/underperformance syndrome, The female athlete triad, Exercise induced asthma, Private GP consultations

SPORTING INTERESTS - Football, Rugby, Running

Dan Vaughan Newport County

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