A selection of articles written by our expert clinicians on a number of sports & exercise medicine related topics.

Corticosteroid Injections FAQs

Corticosteroid injections are commonly used to treat joint and soft tissue problems by reducing pain and inflammation. See our most frequently asked questions about this form of treatment with answers from our Specialist Consultants.

What is: Shockwave Therapy?

Consultants in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Dr Anthony Waring explains what Shockwave Therapy is and when, and when not, to have this type of treatment.

When to See: The Concussion Clinic

This clinic offers access to skilled adult & paediatric healthcare professionals. It’s coordinated by a group of clinicians experienced in the management of concussion and its associated conditions.

When to see: A Sport, Exercise & Musculoskeletal Consultant

A Sport, Exercise & Musculoskeletal Consultant can assess, diagnose, arrange scans, and make sure you understand your diagnosis. They can arrange other referrals if appropriate, but will ultimately plan your rehabilitation.

How to Manage: Ankle Sprains

A sprain occurs when the ligaments, which join bones together, are over stretched and damaged.