Sports Injuries - Highgate Private Hospital

Sports Injuries

Treatment for sports injuries at Highgate Private Hospital

Regular exercise is important and allows us to lead happy and healthy lives. Injury sustained during the pursuit of physical activity can be distressing and frustrating.

If you have suffered a recent sporting or musculoskeletal injury or have a recurring problem, we can help. Whether you are a professional athlete, enjoy sport for leisure, or have sustained an injury through non-sporting means our specialists are able to offer a thorough assessment, diagnosis and treatment that will help get you back on track as quickly as possible.

Our Sport & Exercise Medicine doctors have experience working in elite sport, in Premiership Rugby, with British Athletics, the Lawn Tennis Association and at the London Olympics. They are used to treating a wide variety of musculoskeletal injuries and related illness.

Specialist treatments for sports injuries

Our specialist Sport & Exercise Medicine physicians and Orthopaedic surgeons offer you reassurance and support from diagnosis through to treatment, rehabilitation and follow-up care. They are supported by a multidisciplinary network, should you require other specialised treatments.

The first step is to diagnose your injury. You will have onsite access to the latest imaging technology, including X-ray, bedside ultrasoundMRI and CT scanning, to facilitate a quick and accurate diagnosis.

After diagnosis, our specialist team will explain the next steps and the treatment options available to you.


We take a holistic approach to recovery, and your care team may include specialist podiatrists and dieticians to help you get back to the sport you love as quickly as possible. We can also advise you on how to avoid similar injuries in the future, by assessing your biomechanics and analysing your gait.

The above is intended for information purposes only and should not replace advice that your relevant health professional would give you.

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We welcome patients with private medical insurance and are approved by all major insurers, including Bupa and AXA PPP.

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Not insured?

We offer a variety of fixed price Self-Pay Packages for those considering paying for their own treatment.

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