- 1Choose a placeDepartment of Sport & Exercice Medecine46-50 Sunny Garden Hospital, London NW4 1RP
Dr. Colin Crosby
MA (Oxon) FFSEM (UK) FFSEM (RCPI & RCSI) MB BS (Lond) MRCS LRCP
GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL REGISTRATION
Full Licence No 2469153
SPECIALITY: Sport and Exercise Medicine
SUB-SPECIALITY: Injuries in Contact Sports, Winter Sports, Racquet Sports, Running etc
SPECIAL INTERESTS: Exercise Prescription, Exercise for Special Needs (including Paediatric, Pregnancy and Post-Natal, Women’s Health, Elderly, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Weight Management)
One of the few full-time Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM) Specialists in the UK, Dr. Crosby is Medical Director of The Department of Sport and Exercise Medicine in London and also consults privately in Wimpole Street and Golders Green.
After completing his first degree in Human Physiology at University College, Oxford, he read Medicine at St Mary’s Hospital, London and trained in Orthopaedic Surgery before setting up several Sports Injury Clinics in London and the South East.
He is a Foundation Fellow of the Faculties of Sport and Exercise Medicine in both the UK and Ireland and is currently Treasurer of the Section of Sport and Exercise Medicine of The Royal Society of Medicine. He is also an Executive Director of the prestigious Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine (ISEM)
He is a Senior Lecturer in SEM at the Postgraduate Medical School of the University of Hertfordshire as well as Medical Advisor to several companies, health clubs, and other organizations.
A former Regional Chairman of the British Association of Sport & Exercise Medicine (BASEM), he was also a founder member of the United Kingdom Association of Doctors in Sport (UKADIS.
He has been an Independent Sampling Officer for Doping Control at The Sports Council and was appointed as the Sports Medicine Consultant to the Central Council for Physical Recreation (CCPR), drafting the report “A Charter for School Sport" which influenced government thinking about the National Curriculum and Physical Activity in Childhood.
Publications include the Sports Medicine chapter in the Royal College of Physicians’ “Current Themes of Rheumatology Care”, the Project Manual for the General Practice Exercise Referral Scheme and he is a Contributing Author to the recent “BMA Guide To Sports Injuries”.
· Fellow, Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine of the United Kingdom (FSEM (UK))
· Fellow, Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine of Ireland (FSEM (RCPI & RCSI)
· Treasurer, Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine (ISEM)
· British Association of Sport and Exercise Medicine (BASEM)
· Member, Independent Doctors Federation (IDF)
· Fellow, Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)
INSURANCE COMPANY RECOGNITION
· AXA PPP Healthcare
· CIGNA Healthcare
· CS Healthcare
· TASS-Health Partners Europe
· Simply Health
· WPA (Western Provident Association)
· Standard life
· Europ Assistance