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Sport & Exercise Medicine

Sport & Exercise Medicine

What is a Sport & Exercise Medicine Doctor?

Sport and Exercise medicine (SEM) is the field of medicine that specialises in the physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise. More specifically, a sports and medicine doctor is a physician trained to treat musculoskeletal injuries, including: muscle, ligament, tendon and bone problems, as well as chronic illnesses that can affect physical performance.

When to see a Sport & Exercise Medicine Doctor?

You may need to consult a sports and exercise doctor if you are suffering from a sports injury. Sports and exercise medicine physicians specialise in aiding the recovery and potential prevention of further injury. Common conditions treated by Sports and exercise medicine doctors include shoulder injuries (specifically rotator cuff tears) and sports-related ligamentous injuries.

Information on sub-specialties

  • Rheumatology- Musculoskeletal problems and autoimmune conditions afflict millions around the world. These disorders include somewhat common problems like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and gout, to the much more complex autoimmune problems like lupus, fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue, and various rare and exotic autoimmune conditions. By definition, the best rheumatologists in London deal with any pain or disorders of the joints, muscles, tendons, bones, and connective tissues, including those caused by autoimmune conditions. Finding top rheumatologists near London is easy with the services of Doctify.

Common conditions treated by a Sport & Exercise Medicine Doctor

Common procedures performed by a Sport & Exercise Medicine Doctor

Disclaimer

This article is for information only and should not be used for the diagnosis or treatment of medical conditions. Doctify Limited has used all reasonable care in compiling the information but makes no warranty as to its accuracy. Consult a doctor or other health care professional for diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions. In the event of an emergency, please call 999 for immediate assistance.

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