Sports medicine includes injury prevention, assessment, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and performance enhancement and is practiced and by a multidisciplinary team of professionals here at Private GP Services UK including Doctors and Physiotherapists, all of whom have over a decade of experience working in elite sport.
If you enjoy participating in any form of sport, whether you are new to the sport or an elite athlete, it is a good idea to have an appointment with a member of the sports medicine team to ensure you can perform at optimal level.
Dutch philosopher Desiderius Erasmus attributed that ‘prevention is better than cure’; that is why engaging with a member of the sports medicine team to identify and correct any potential cause of injury or illness before a problem arises is important.
Some of the treatments used to treat sports injuries include:
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Our sports medicine services are suitable for people with a range of common injuries such as sports injuries, tendon injuries, muscle strains, ligament strains, fractures, post operation rehabilitation, low back pain, neck pain, concussion, sciatica, osteoarthritis, plantar fasciitis and more.
Initial Physiotherapy Assessment (45 minutes, for NEW patients) £80
Follow Up Physiotherapy Consultation (30 minutes) £65
Sports Medicine Consultation Including Ultrasound, with Dr Raj Subbu (30 minutes) £120
Dr Raj Subbu, a Cardiff Medical School graduate, specialises in Sports and Exercise Medicine, focusing on musculoskeletal soft tissue injuries and concussion. As the Lead Club Doctor for Saracens Rugby Club, he holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine and Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Injection Therapy and Interventions.
Jonathan, Lead Physiotherapist at Private GP Services, excels in musculoskeletal injuries and sports rehabilitation, especially lower limb pathologies. With eleven years at Saracens rugby club and experience in private practice and elite sports consultations, he brings expertise to the St Albans clinic.