Dr Justin Hughes

Dr Justin Hughes

MMBS MSc FFSEM MRCS(Eng) MRCGP DipSEM DRCOG

Sports & Exercise Medicine

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2 specialists

19 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4747110
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    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Shard

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

    About

    Dr Hughes has extensive experience in treating Musculoskeletal and Sports Injuries.

    Dr Hughes has worked across a diverse range of elite sports teams and clubs. He was team doctor to the World Champion England Women’s Rugby team and has worked with England Rugby u18s, UK Athletics, Harlequins Rugby a Chelsea Football Club Academy. 

    Dr Hughes delivers an expert Sports Medicine opinion on Knee injuries, Hip and Groin pain, Neck and Back pain and foot and ankle injuries. He has sub-speciality interests in tendinopathy management, running injuries, stress fractures and adolescent sports injuries. His uses a team approach working with the patient and physical therapy team using the same rehabilitation principles used in elite sport. He is experienced in diagnostic and interventional ultrasound and works closely with leading Musculoskeletal radiologists. Dr Hughes sees a high caseload of tendinopathies including Achilles, patella, plantar facia and tennis elbow. He works closely with the physiotherapy teams and is experienced in the use of shockwave therapy, High Volume injections and Platelet Rich Plasma.

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Knee injuries
    • Hip and Groin pain
    • Neck and Back pain
    • Foot and ankle injuries
    • Tendinopathy management
    • Running injuries
    • Stress fractures
    • Adolescent sports injuries
    • Knee injuries
    • Hip and Groin pain
    • Neck and Back pain
    • Foot and ankle injuries
    • Tendinopathy management
    • Running injuries
    • Stress fractures
    • Adolescent sports injuries
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    Medical procedures

    • Exercise Testing
    • Injury Rehabilitation
    • Physical Fitness Assessment
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    Special interests

    • Ankle Sprain
    • Cartilage Injury
    • Cricket Injury
    • Endurance Sports Injuries
    • Football Injury
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Joint Injury
    • Ligament Injury
    • Musculoskeletal Injury
    • Rugby Injury
    • Running Injuries
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Medicine
    • Tennis Injury
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    Education

    • MMBS
    • MSc
    • FFSEM
    • MRCS(Eng)
    • MRCGP
    • DipSEM
    • DRCOG
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
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    Sports & Exercise Medicine

    Dr Benjamin Thomas
    Dr Benjamin Thomas
    Pain Management

    03-11-2020

    Justin is a regular colleague whom I work with and refer to. I have full confidence in his approach and care to patients as well as his quality of service, which goes without saying. I would not hesitate to recommend him to colleagues and patients.

    For specialty: Sports & Exercise Medicine
    For conditions: Sports Injuries, Ankle Sprain, Joint Injury
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Shockwave Therapy, Exercise Prescription, Joint Injection, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Soft Tissue Injection
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Dr George Bownes
    Dr George Bownes
    Sports & Exercise Medicine

    03-02-2021

    I first worked with Justin over ten years ago at DMRC Headley Court and have shared similar paths with roles including England Women's Rugby and within the Faculty of Sports Medicine. He is a very caring and patient centred Doctor. He is extremely good with complex medical management with his back ground in Rehabilitation as well as Sports Medicine and would recommend him to all patients with complex cases to solve.

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

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