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The Physician Experts at Fortius Clinic

The Physician Team at Fortius provides top class expertise in the fields of Rheumatology, Sport and Exercise Medicine, Metabolic Bone Medicine and Pain Management.

The Consultants in the team are at the forefront of their fields. They provide care for a wide spectrum of patients, from high performance and recreational athletes to people with arthritis, musculoskeletal conditions in sport and work, chronic pain and fatigue syndromes.

The team's philosophy is to provide a holistic model of care, to ensure the best outcomes for their patients. In addition to surgical and radiology colleagues at Fortius, they work with other professionals including physiotherapists, physical therapists and rehabilitation specialists, strength and conditioning trainers, nutritionists and biomechanists.

Our physician services can be accessed as part of an integrated diagnostic and treatment programme, but are also available independently.

To arrange an appointment with any of the specialists whose profiles appear on this page, please contact us.

 

Cathy Speed - Consultant Physician, Sports and Exercise Medicine

Professor Cathy Speed

Consultant in Rheumatology, Sport and Exercise Medicine
BMedSci BMBS MA Dip Sports Med PhD FRCP FFSEM (UK)

Professor Speed specialises in the management of elite athletes and patients of all ages with arthritis and complex pain, bone and soft tissue conditions.
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Jon Rees - Consultant Physician, Sports and Exercise Medicine

Dr Jonathan Rees

Consultant Rheumatologist and Sports Physician
BSc MSc MB BS FRCP (UK) FFSEM (UK) MD

Dr Rees has particular expertise in the management of tendinopathy, a field in which he completed his Medical Doctorate (MD). He holds a postgraduate qualification (MSc) in musculoskeletal ultrasound which helps...
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Dr Mark Wotherspoon

Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine
MBBS Dip Sports Med FFSEM (UK)

Dr Wotherspoon is a Consultant in Sport, Exercise & Musculoskeletal Medicine with a specialist interest in chronic groin pain, underperformance syndrome and tendon injuries.
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Pippa Bennett - Consultant Physician, Sports and Exercise Medicine

Dr Pippa Bennett

Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine
MBChB MSc (SEM) MFSEM

Dr Bennett has a particular interest in injury prevention, injury rehabilitation and maximising performance. She works with a number of elite athletes from a wide range of sports. She has particular experience working with footballers and gymnasts...
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Julian Redhead - Consultant Physician, Sports and Exercise Medicine

Dr Julian Redhead

Consultant in Emergency Medicine
MB BS FCEM FRCP MFSEM DipSEM

Dr Redhead has a special interest in sports injuries and, in particular, diagnosis and patient rehabilitation. He also has an interest in paediatric and adolescent injuries.
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Richard Weiler - Consultant Physician, Sports and Exercise Medicine

Dr Richard Weiler

Consultant Physician in Sport and Exercise Medicine
MBChB FFSEM (UK) MSc SEM MRCGP PGCME FHEA

Richard has a particular interest in lower limb postoperative rehabilitation. He works with elite athletes of all ages and abilities, from Team GB athletes at the London 2012 Paralympics to Premier League footballers. He has wide experience in the non-operative...
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Jon Houghton - Consultant Sports Medicine and Rheumatology

Dr Jon Houghton

Consultant Sports Medicine and Rheumatology
MBBS BSc DipSEM DipMSKUS MRCP FFSEM

Jon has wide and extensive experience in treating Elite Athletes, Military Personnel, City Workers and all those who are physically active or in pain. He specialises in Tendon pain utilising Ultrasound and UTC scanning for diagnosis and Ultrasound Guided Injections and ESWT (Shockwave) as...
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Ritan Mehta - Consultant Sports Medicine and Rheumatology

Dr Ritan Mehta

Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine
MBBS BSc MSc SEM MRCGP FFSEM PGCTIPC

Dr Mehta has a special interest in the conservative management of lower limb sports injuries, groin pain and tendon problems. He has has extensive experience in treating athletes from a variety of sports and of varying abilities.
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Justin Hughes - Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Medicine

Dr Justin Hughes

Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Medicine
MSc MBBS FFSEM (UK) MRCS (Eng) MRCGP DRCOG Dip SEM

Dr Hughes has extensive experience in treating Sports and Musculoskeletal Injuries. He has worked across a diverse range of Elite Sport teams and clubs.
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Jo Larkin - Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine

Dr Jo Larkin

Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation Medicine
MBChB, BSc, MSc, DipSEM, PGCert (US MSK) FFSEM

Jo has extensive experience in treating elite athletes and working in high performance environments.
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Cath Spencer-Smith - Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine

Dr Catherine Spencer-Smith

Consultant Physician in Sport and Exercise Medicine
MBBS, MRCGP, DRCOG, MSc SEM, FFSEM (UK)

Dr Spencer-Smith has extensive experience in treating Olympians and Elite Athletes, Military Personnel, and a range of sporting abilities.
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Paul Jackson - Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Dr Paul Jackson

Consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine and Musculoskeletal Medicine
MBBS FFSEM(UK)

Dr Jackson has been a sports medicine specialist for over 25 years and provides medical care for elite international athletes and teams and those involved in recreational exercise and sport.
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Mark Ridgewell - Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Dr Mark Ridgewell

Consultant Sports & Exercise Medicine Physician
MBBS, FFSEM, MSc, DRCOG, Dip MSK US

Dr Ridgewell's main field is the management of soft tissue and overuse injuries across the whole spectrum from elite performers to those who are wishing to undertake low level exercise.
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Bhavesh Kumar - Consultant in Sport, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Dr Bhavesh Kumar

Consultant in Sport Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine
MBBS, BSc, MRCS, MRCGP, DPD, DFSRH, MSc, FFSEM

Dr. Kumar has over ten years of experience successfully treating all manner of upper limb, lower limb and spinal musculoskeletal conditions causing pain or impairing performance.
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