Dr Roger Wolman

Dr Roger Wolman

MB ChB, FRCP. FFSEM. MD

Rheumatology, Sports & Exercise Medicine

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1 specialist

39 years of experience
Video consultation
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Overall Rating

Overall

5

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5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Excellent “
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Subspecialty

  • Sports Injury
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2716020
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    Practices worked at

    The Wellington Hospital Elstree Waterfront

    The Waterfront Beaufort House Elstree Road, Elstree, United Kingdom, WD6 3BS
    241 reviews

    Golders Green Outpatients and Diagnostics Centre

    Roman House, Roman House, 296 Golders Green Rd, London, United Kingdom, NW11 9PY
    169 reviews

    About

    Dr Roger Wolman is dually qualified as a Consultant in Rheumatologist and in Sports and Exercise Medicine. He is based at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust and provides private practice in the central and north-west London areas.

    Dr Wolman went to medical school at the University of Manchester. He completed his general medical training in London. He then completed specialist medical training in Rheumatology, Rehabilitation Medicine and Sport and Exercise Medicine, also in London. During this period he spent 3 years completing a Medical Doctorate on Exercise and Osteoporosis (awarded by University of Manchester). He was also awarded a prestigious Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship, which he used to study sport and exercise medicine in North America. In 1994 Dr Wolman was appointed Consultant Rheumatologist at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and additionally appointed Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, the first such appointment in the NHS.

    He has specialist accreditation in Rheumatology, Sport & Exercise Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine.

    Professional Memberships:

    • Royal College of Physicians
    • British Society for Rheumatology
    • British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine
    • Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine
    • British Medical Association
    • National Institute of Dance Medicine and Science

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Joint Injections
    • Soft Tissue Injections
    • Shockwave therapy
    • Ultrasound scanning
    • Sports Medecine
    • Back pain
    • Neck pain
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Hypermobility (18+)
    • Knee pain
    • Foot and Ankle pain
    • Hip pain
    • Shoulder pain
    • Sports injuries
    • Dance Injuries
    • Sports Injuries in Children aged 12 and over
    • Tendinopathy
    • Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport (RED-S)
    • Exercise Prescription in Management of Chronic Disease
    • Rehabilitation and recovery from COVID-19
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    Medical procedures

    • COVID-19 - Rehabilitation and Recovery
    • Injury Rehabilitation
    • Joint Injection
    • Rheumatology
    • Soft Tissue Injection
    • Ultrasound
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Inflammatory Arthritis
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Arthritis
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Back Pain
    • Cricket Injury
    • Dance Injury
    • Football Injury
    • Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Gout
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Joint Injury
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Pain
    • Metabolic Bone Disease
    • Neck Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Rehabilitation
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
    • Rugby Injury
    • Running Injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Medicine
    • Tennis Elbow
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • Tennis Injury
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    Education

    Qualifications

    • MBChB, University of Manchester
    • Medical Doctorate, University of Manchester
    • Member of the Royal College of Physicians
    • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
    • Fellow of Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine
    • Certificate of specialist training in Rheumatology, Sport and Exercise Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
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    Inflammatory Arthritis
    2/6
    Shoulder Pain
    2/6
    Arthritis
    1/6
    Toe Fractures
    1/6
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Inflammatory Arthritis Shoulder Pain Arthritis
    Excellent
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Inflammatory Arthritis Shoulder Pain
    Over the past 2 years I have found Dr Wolman to be extremely knowledgeable, patient, and clear in both his suggestions of medication and diagnosis. He is very thorough and a pleasure to have my consultations with him periodically.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Clear diagnosis and plan going forward. Answers all questions succinctly. Very pleased
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    Overall
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    My overall experience of Dr Wolman was excellent. He was quickly able to identify the physical causes of problems that I was experiencing. He provided clear explanations for the symptoms and helpful advice on remedial actions. His approach was friendly and I felt completely at ease. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him to others.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Dr Wolman was very thorough in his questions and then, examination. He was candid and thoughtful. He explained what he was checking and we arrived at a working conclusion.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Toe Fractures
    Dr Wolman was excellent, very professional - brilliantly explained what caused the pain and worked with me to get the best treatment tailored for my personal needs. Highly recommended
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
    1

    Rheumatology

    Dr Benjamin Jacobs
    Dr Benjamin Jacobs
    Paediatrics (Pediatrics)

    13-05-2021

    Excellent Consultant. Expert in Rheumatology for teenagers and adults of all ages. So helpful for medical issues of sports people and dancers, as well as the whole range of medical and musculoskeletal problems.

    For specialty: Rheumatology
    For conditions: Dance Injury, Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Reactive Arthritis, Arthritis
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Rheumatology, Injury Rehabilitation
    Connection: Is a colleague

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