Consultant Profile

Dr Gurjit Bhogal

Dr Gurjit Bhogal MBChB(Hons) MSc MRCGP FFSEM(UK)
Practicing at:
Spire South Bank Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Sports injury
    • Sports medicine
  • Sports and Exercise Medicine
    Special clinical interests:

    Non-operative management of musculoskeletal conditions related to sport, exercise or work. Tendon disorders and the use of Extracorporeal shock wave therapy, Medical management of bone stress injury, sporting related tiredness and underperformance. Particular interest in injuries related to cricket, rugby, football, running and triathlon.

    Research interests:

    Osteoarthritis and exercise

    Underperformance in athletes

    The use of Extracorporeal Shock Wave therapy in tendon disorders

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine - Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham

    Locum Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine - University Hospitals Leicester

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine

    Contact Details 
    Private secretary:
    Gill  Wyatt
    Private secretary telephone number:
    0121 686 8970
    Private secretary fax:
    0121 270 2332
    Private secretary email address:
    Personal email address:
    Thursday afternoon / evening at The Spire Clinic, Droitwich Spa
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Dr Gurjit Bhogal is a Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine appointed to the Department of Musculoskeletal Medicine at Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham in 2015. He also currently works part-time for Aston Villa Football Club and is on the medical panel for the England and Wales Cricket Board. He holds a current team physician role with Warwickshire County Cricket Club too.

    He graduated from the University of Birmingham Medical School in 2005 and completed a MSc in Sport and Exercise Medicine from The University of Nottingham in 2010. He initially trained, and worked, as a General Practitioner before completing higher specialist training in sport and exercise medicine in 2014.

    He has previously acted as physician for the English Institute of Sport, British Triathlon Federation, Worcester Wolves Basketball team, Worcestershire County Cricket Club and Bristol Rugby.

    Dr Bhogal specialises in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal injuries and currently lectures regularly on The University of Nottingham’s MSc in Sport and Exercise Medicine.

    Personal profile:

    Gurjit is a true ‘Brummie’ and has grown up and lived in Birmingham for the majority of his life. Spare time left by his wife and young daughter is spent gardening, playing golf and following the trials and tribulations of his beloved West Bromwich Albion Football Club!

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    Dr Gurjit Bhogal

    Dr Gurjit Bhogal Orthopaedic surgery & Sports and Exercise Medicine Consultant, Worcester, private hospital specialist.

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