Sports & Exercise Medicine

At Fortius we have expert consultants in sports and exercise medicine who are at the forefront of their fields in providing expert care for athletes. This includes high performance elite athletes and recreational amateur athletes to people with arthritis or musculoskeletal conditions in sport. 

Our philosophy is to provide a holistic model of care to optimise health, well-being and human performance. We work closely alongside a wide network of health professionals including physiotherapists, physical therapists and rehabilitation specialists, strength and conditioning trainers, nutritionists and biomechanists in addition to surgical and radiology colleagues at Fortius to ensure the best outcomes for all patients.

Many of our consultants hold official positions in elite sport, including Club Doctors for Premiership Football Teams, Chief Medical Officer for the Lawn Tennis Association and Chief Medical Officer for Women's England Football Team. 

Care and Treatment 

  • Provision of expert integrated medical care for musculoskeletal injuries
  • Provision of medical care for rheumatological disorders
  • Provision of medical care for all aspects of health in relation to sport, exercise and occupational musculoskeletal problems.
  • Support of surgical and pain management services
  • Prescribing exercise as part of the management of patients with a wide range of chronic diseases and to optimise rehabilitation strategies for the prevention and management of injuries
  • Screening of specific groups prior to vigorous exercise
  • Advice around the Medical and scientific care of teams
  • Optimisation of performance in the healthy athlete
  • Support and advisory service for the serious athlete and coaches