Dr Catherine Spencer-Smith

Dr Catherine Spencer-Smith

MBBS DRCOG MRCGP MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine FFSEM(UK)

Sports & Exercise Medicine

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5 specialists

26 years of experience
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Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

4.94

Top feedback

“Very professional, personable and polite.“
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Subspecialties

  • Exercise Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Sports Injury
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4205342
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250.00

    Follow-up appointment: £200.00

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1782 reviews

    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1657 reviews

    About

    Dr. Catherine Spencer-Smith qualified in 1995 from St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, and trained in Sports Medicine at Bath University. She has worked with an extensive range of different sports people, ranging from Paralympians and Olympians and to the occasional exerciser.

    Dr. Spencer-Smith was a Sports Physician at the 2012 Olympic Games, the 2002 Commonwealth Games, and has worked with GB rowing, track and field sports, marathon, endurance and outdoor adventure sports men and women.

    Dr. Spencer-Smith is a keen educator and developed an MSc Programme at Bangor University, she’s a keen lecturer, and has presented in several TV productions. She works full time in private sector, and has a happy and successful practice, Sportdoc London Limited, based in London and Surrey.

    Dr. Spencer-Smith is a marathon runner and triathlete, and is passionate about helping others to get their practices into great shape; knowing from her own experience the frustration of injury and the importance of getting back to training in the fastest and most healthy way possible.


    It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.

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    Procedures

    • Exercise Testing
    • Injury Rehabilitation
    • Joint Injection
    • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    • Physical Fitness Assessment
    • Shockwave Therapy
    • Ultrasound
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Back Pain
    • Running Injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Bursitis (Shoulder)
    • Joint Injury
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Bursitis (Hip)
    • Cartilage Injury
    • Cricket Injury
    • Dance Injury
    • Endurance Sports Injuries
    • Football Injury
    • Ligament Injury
    • Musculoskeletal Injury
    • Shin Splints
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sports Medicine
    • Tendinopathy (Tendonitis)
    • Tennis Injury
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    Education

    MBBS St Bartholomew's Hospital, University of London 1995

    DRCOG Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists 1998

    MRCGP Royal College of General Practitioners 1999

    MSc Sport and Exercise University of Bath 2006

    FFSEM Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine: Royal College of Surgeons 2013

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