Dr George Bownes

Dr George Bownes

Sports & Exercise Medicine (consultant) 06147361


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


  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

George has a wide range of Sport and Musculoskeletal Medicine experience having worked within a range of Military, NHS and Elite High Performance Sporting environments.

His portfolio of work includes clinics at The BUPA Cromwell Hospital and Wimbledon Clinics as well as being a Tournament Physician at AELTC, Wimbledon for The Championships. The the last two season he has was Club Doctor to current Gallagher Premiership Champions, Harlequins FC.

Within the Faculty of Sport & Exercise Medicine George writes question for the Faculty’s Membership examination.

Outside of medicine George is a sports enthusiast. He has podiumed at numerous Ultras and completed multiple International Marathons, Multi Stage Races, Ironmans and Road Cycling events.

George is therefore in a unique position of fully understanding the impact injury can have on an individual and is committed to returning people back to higher levels of function and performance after injury.

Areas of interest

Shoulder Injuries - Impingement, Frozen Shoulder, Rotator Cuff tears, ACJ & Labral injuries

Tendinopathies - Achilles, Patella, Tennis and Golfers Elbow

Back Pain - Sciatica

Hip and Groin pain - Hamstring tendinopathy, Sports hernia, Hip impingement, Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI), Osteitis Pubis, Adductor Strain, Hip Osteoarthritis, Lateral Hip Pain, Trochanteric Bursitis.

Running Injures - ITB syndrome (runners leg), Fat Pad impingement, Patella Femoral Pain Syndrome, Osteoarthritis, Knee pain.

Foot and Ankle Pain - Plantar Fasciitis, Ankle Ligament Sprains, Turf Toe, Morton's Neuroma, Stress Fractures

Stress Fractures Management

Diagnostic and Interventional Ultrasound.
Shockwave Therapy.

Medical secretaries

  • Bupa Cromwell Hospital
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Procedures completed

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - unilateral - (5-50)

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