Dr Jo Larkin

Dr Jo Larkin

MBChB BSc MSc FFSEM

Sports & Exercise Medicine

Recommended by  
5 specialists

15 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“very good manner“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6121072
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250.00

    Follow-up appointment: £175.00

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1768 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    1529 reviews

    Procedures

    • Exercise Testing
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • Exercise Prescription
    • Joint Injection
    • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    • Physical Fitness Assessment
    • Shockwave Therapy
    • Soft Tissue Injection
    • Ultrasound
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Football Injury
    • Joint Injury
    • Musculoskeletal Injury
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Cartilage Injury
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Cricket Injury
    • Dance Injury
    • Ligament Injury
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Rugby Injury
    • Shin Splints
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Tendinopathy (Pitcher’s Shoulder)
    • Sports Injuries
    • Tendinopathy (Tendonitis)
    • Tennis Injury
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    Education

    MBChB BSc MSc DipSEM PGCert (US MSK) FFSEM

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Back Pain
    1/11
    Exercise Testing
    1/11
    Football Injury
    1/11
    Joint Injury
    1/11
    Musculoskeletal Injury
    1/11
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    (5/5)
    very good manner
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    She is outstanding. Very compassionate and took her time to explain everything.
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    This is my first time using this kind of service and Dr Jo Larkin was very friendly and took time to answer any questions I had as regards my recurring back problem. Everything has run very smoothly from my initial appointment to my MRI etc and I feel confident that my issues will be resloved.
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Brilliant consultant. Listened to what I had to say and was very thorough in her examination.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Very knowledgeable
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Having been a sportsman all my life, I have had a few related sports injuries. When I met with Dr Jo, she ' understood' my issues very quickly and was clearly very knowledgeable re sports related injuries. Without question, I would recommend her.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Dr Jo Larkin is an excellent Consultant who combines concise and accurate assessment, with empathy, to deliver highly personalised and effective care plans
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    The most professional, educated, understanding and caring doctor I've met.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Very personable. Put me at ease and explained things brilliantly
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Always willing to help and very knowledgeable. Bed side manner is fantastic
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 5 doctors for:
    5

    Sports & Exercise Medicine

    Dr Benjamin Thomas
    Dr Benjamin Thomas
    Pain Management

    08-12-2020

    Jo is an excellent physician and thoroughly cares about her work. She is a great colleague at Fortius and I would not hesitate to ask her when an experienced opinion is needed for a complex problem

    For specialty: Sports & Exercise Medicine
    For procedures: Injury Rehabilitation, Exercise Prescription, Joint Injection, Biomechanics and Gait Analysis
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr George Bownes
    Dr George Bownes
    Sports & Exercise Medicine

    29-01-2021

    I’ve worked with Jo in both Elite Rugby and Tennis for over a decade. She is consistently a high performing doctor who provides expert care with a human touch. I would throughly recommend Jo to anyone with a sport or musculoskeletal injury.

    For specialty: Sports & Exercise Medicine
    For conditions: Dance Injury, Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Sports Injuries, Hip and Groin Pain, Running Injuries, Back Pain, Football Injury, Endurance Sports Injuries, ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Ankle Sprain, Osteoporosis, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Osteoarthritis, Shin Splints, Ligament Injury
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Injury Rehabilitation, Vibration Therapy, Ultrasound, Prolotherapy, Exercise Testing, Exercise Prescription, Physical Fitness Assessment, Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing, Biomechanics and Gait Analysis, Soft Tissue Injection
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Mark Ridgewell
    Dr Mark Ridgewell
    Sports & Exercise Medicine

    18-10-2017

    I can wholeheartedly recommend Jo as a colleague in the specialty of Sport and Exercise Medicine. She is personable in nature and highly regarded among her peers as an excellent clinician.

    For specialty: Sports & Exercise Medicine
    For conditions: Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Musculoskeletal Injury, Joint Injury
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr Philippa Bennett
    Dr Philippa Bennett
    Sports & Exercise Medicine

    18-10-2017

    I would highly recommend Jo she is an excellent clinician with a broad wealth of knowledge and experience and a lovely person to boot!

    For specialty: Sports & Exercise Medicine
    For conditions: Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Musculoskeletal Injury, Joint Injury
    Connection: Is a colleague

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