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Sports & Exercise Medicine

Sports and Exercise Medicine is the discipline that addresses medical conditions and injuries that occur in those who wish to participate in sport or to exercise in other ways. It also covers the role of physical activity in the treatment and prevention of illness.

Sports & Exercise Medicine

Our sports medicine doctors provide specialist clinical and diagnostic services and use innovative treatment interventions to optimise recovery from sports injury, prevent future injuries and improve sporting performance.

Our specialists cover all aspects of sports injury including:

  • Achilles tendon
  • Tendinopathy
  • Running injuries
  • Stress fractures
  • Football injuries
  • Hamstring injuries
  • Low back pain
  • Plantar fascia
  • Heel pain
  • Knee pain

We provide specialist injury treatment for people involved in sport and exercise at every level – from the local park to the Olympic Stadium. Our Consultants have extensive experience working with Olympic athletes, including the Great Britain London 2012 Athletics Team, and can use this expertise and knowledge of cutting edge sports medicine to assist patients of all abilities return from injury to their chosen sport or exercise.

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Patient information

Our Hospital is renowned for providing exemplary levels of care across more than 90 services. From orthopaedics, to urology, ENT, as well as a private GP practice and our urgent care centre, Casualty First, our services are led by some of London’s leading Consultants. For more information, and to find a service suitable for your care, find out more about the services that we offer.

Make an enquiry

If you have any questions relating to treatment options or pricing information then get in touch with us by filling out one of our contact boxes or giving us a call on 020 7806 4060.

Our Appointments Team have a dedicated and caring approach to finding you the earliest appointment possible with the best specialist.

 If you are self-paying you don’t need a referral from your GP for a consultation. You can simply refer yourself* and book an appointment.

If you have medical insurance (e.g. Bupa, Axa PPP, Aviva), you will need to contact your insurer to get authorisation for any treatment and, in most cases, you will require a referral letter from your GP.

If you do not have a GP, then we have an in-house private GP practice that you can use. Alternatively we can suggest the most appropriate course of action for you to take, given your location and individual circumstance.

*Please note – for investigations such as X-rays and MRI’s a referral will be required. However, we may be able to arrange this for you through our on-site private GP.

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