Dr Noel Pollock

Dr Noel Pollock

London Sports Medicine Unit

Sports & Exercise Medicine (consultant) 06052902

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

About me

Dr Noel Pollock MBBCh(Hons) MSc Sports Med(Dist) FFSEM is a Consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine at ISEH and Chief Medical Advisor for British Athletics. Noel graduated with Honours in Medicine from Queen’s University Belfast and completed an MSc with Distinction in Sport & Exercise Medicine (SEM) at Bath University in 2006. He was one of the first cohort of 8 specialist SEM trainees in the UK. Since joining British Athletics in 2006 he has been the British Athletics team doctor at numerous Olympic, Paralympic, World and European championships. Noel was also a sports medicine lead doctor in the London 2012 Athletics Stadium. He is currently working at their Chief Medical Advisor with a governance and oversight remit.

From January 2021 he joins ISEH as a Consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine to provide clinical services to all patients with musculoskeletal injuries and pain.

He has published work in the areas of muscle injury classification and rehabilitation, athlete health management and Achilles tendinopathy and bone stress. Noel is a former endurance athlete and won national titles and international honours for Northern Ireland in cross country, 5k and 1500m.

Areas of interest

Achilles tendon; Overuse injuries; Rugby injuries; Running injuries; Stress fractures; Tendon; Tendonitis; Tendonopathy; Tennis elbow; Thigh disorders; Shin splints; Sports injuries; Hip disorders; Musculoskeletal medicine; Soft tissue injections; Musculoskeletal ultrasound; Muscle disorders; Ankle pain; Buttock pain; Elbow pain; Football injuries; Groin disorders; Knee pain; Joint injection; Orthopaedics; Back pain; Exercise Induced Asthma; Iron deficiency; Female Athlete Triad; Osteoarthritis

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Procedures completed

  • A5755

    Nerve Root Block +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) LUMBAR - (5-50)

  • XR180

    Ultrasound guided drainage of fluid collection - (1-5)

    Chiswick Medical Centre (1-5)

  • A5756

    Nerve Root Block +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) CAUDAL - (1-5)

  • A5751

    Facet joint injection (under x-ray control) - 1 to 2 joints - (1-5)

  • A5753

    Nerve Root Block +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) CERVICAL - (1-5)

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