After completing a sports degree at University, Dan worked at a private health club as a personal fitness instructor for two years. He began to develop skills in health through complementary medicine, learning Reiki and Spiritual Healing. He decided to specialise in Acupuncture and studied for three years at the South West College of Oriental Medicine and in Beijing with the World Health Organisation in Traditional Chinese Medicine and peace Hospitals.
Dan also works at Clevedon and also from home in Wrington. He lives with his wife Liz and two boys William and Thomas.