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Dr Stefan Kluzek is a medical doctor specialising in Sport and Exercise Medicine. He is currently employed as a consultant and Associate clinical Professor in sports medicine.
Following medical training in the North East of England, Stefan completed his consultant and academic training in Oxford, where he also undertook a master of science degree and a PhD, in joint injuries and early osteoarthritis. He also has two years’ experience as an Academic Clinical Lecturer and Clinician scientist at the University.
He works as a Consultant in the NHS as well as Senior Physician for the English Institute of Sport. His area of expertise is in diagnosing and treating problems arising from the musculoskeletal system, including a common form of arthritis and muscle, tendon, and joint injuries. His current practice involves weekly clinics for both professional and amateur athletes, encompassing those at the Olympic level and complex patients with musculoskeletal complaints in the NHS.
Stefan’s areas of expertise are knee, ankle and shoulder injuries, early osteoarthritis, tendinopathies and bone stress fractures. He also reviews patients with metabolic problems, underperformance, and concussions. He has worked with several sports clubs, including rugby union and league clubs and football, but also athletics, English Cricket, and the Paralympics, giving him varied and comprehensive experience. Relative energy deficiency in sport (RED-S)
Areas of interest
Sports Injuries; Olympic sports; running; rowing; canoeing; cricket; triathlon; track; swimming; Malalignment; Maltracking; Mechanical; Joint injection; Musculoskeletal pain related to physical activity, including Knee; Patella; Neck; Shoulder; Synovitis; Arm; Elbow; Forearm; Wrist; Chest wall; Abdominal wall; Back; Buttock; Hip; Groin; Thigh; Lower leg; Calf; Ankle; Heel; Foot; Rotator cuff; Subacromial; Tennis/Golfers elbow; Meniscus; Achilles; Quadriceps; Hamstring; Anterior knee pain; Osgood-Schlatters; Lower Back pain; Shin pain or splints; Metatarsal; Injection; Injury; Pain; Stress fracture; Avulsion; Subluxation; Instability; Impingement; Cartilage; Chondromalacia; Synovitis; Effusion; Swelling; Bursitis; Muscle; Strain; Sprain; Tear; Rupture; Spasm; Overuse; Tendinitis; Tendinosis; Enthesopathy; Periostitis; Haematoma; Bruise; Numbness; Paraesthesiae; Concussions; underperformance; Relative energy deficiency in sport (RED-S)
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