Sports & Exercise Medicine
Dr Robin Chatterjee is a Consultant in Musculoskeletal, Sport & Exercise Medicine. He specialises in bone, muscle & joint pain of unknown cause. He is experienced in sport and dance related injuries; explores the role of sleep, hormones, stress, nutrition and physical activity in pain using both traditional and cutting edge regenerative techniques.
Prior to his career as a specialist, he worked as a qualified GP, in emergency medicine and in anaesthetics/intensive care medicine for a number of years. He has also worked as a front line doctor in terrorist attacks.
He trained in Sport, Exercise & Musculoskeletal Medicine in a number of prestigious establishments including Charing Cross Hospital, Queen Mary University of London, the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and Hammersmith Hospital.
Dr Chatterjee has won a number of awards for his research on low vitamin D as a cause of low back pain and his study on GPs knowledge of physical activity guidelines.
He is currently on the research committee of the European College of Sports & Exercise Physicians (ECOSEP) and has been elected by his peers to be the General Secretary of the British Association of Sport & Exercise Medicine (BASEM).
A BIT ABOUT ME
I'm a devoted husband and father. When I'm not busy with work or family, I like to cook and I've recently taken up gardening! I'd like to play more sport than I do but I have a love for most sports (much to my wife's chagrin!)
MBChB (Honours) University of Liverpool 2004
MMedSci University of Liverpool 2004
MRCGP Royal College of General Practitioners 2014
DipSEM Royal College of Physicians of London & Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2016
MSc Sport and Exercise Medicine Queen Mary University of London 2015
FFSEM Royal College of Physicians of London & Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2019
PGCert Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography University of East London 2017