Dr Roger Wolman

Consultant Rheumatology and Sport & Exercise Medicine MD (Res) FRCP FFSEM

Dr Roger Wolman

Dr Roger Wolman

Consultant Rheumatology and Sport & Exercise Medicine MD (Res) FRCP FFSEM

Dr Wolman worked at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital for over 20 years as an NHS Consultant in Rheumatology and Sport & Exercise Medicine. During this time he developed a wide experience in the management of patients with Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Fibromyalgia and Back pain. He also set up and ran a Sport and Exercise Medicine clinic.

Dr Wolman has worked for the British Olympic Association treating athletes from many different sports. He has also worked with several professional football clubs. He is currently the medical advisor to the National Institute of Dance Medicine and Science and has looked after several dance companies over the last 15 years. He uses exercise prescription alongside other treatments to help his patients recover from injury.

Dr Wolman strongly believes in holistic care and works as part of a multi-disciplinary team. His work has involved research on the health benefits of exercise in the management of many chronic conditions including Osteoporosis, Arthritis, Chronic Pain, and Hypermobility. He works closely with physiotherapists and other therapists, including complementary therapists, to optimise the outcomes and health benefits of his patients. He also works closely with orthopaedic surgeons to optimise the treatment choices for his patients.

Training and Awards:

Member and Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians.

Specialist accreditation in Rheumatology, Sport &Exercise Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine.

Medical Doctorate in Exercise and Osteoporosis (University of Manchester).

Winston Churchill Travelling Fellowship in Sport and Exercise Medicine.