Dr Ademola Adejuwon, Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine

Dr Ademola Adejuwon

Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine

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Dr Ademola Adejuwon MBBS, MRCS (Eng), DipSEM

Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine


Dr Ademola Adejuwon

Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine MBBS, MRCS (Eng), DipSEM

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Areas of expertise

  • Musculoskeletal (MSK) medicine
  • Sports and exercise medicine
  • Sports injuries (elite and amateur)
  • Shoulder pain (rotator cuff syndrome, impingement, frozen shoulder, ACJ)
  • Elbow conditions (tennis/golfer's elbow)

Recommendations for Dr Adejuwon

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Recommended by:

  • by Mr Panos Thomas, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended sport & exercise medicine specialist

  • by Mr Panos Thomas, Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended sport & exercise medicine specialist

  • Address

    • The Wellington Hospital Elstree Waterfront

      The Waterfront Business Park, Beaufort House, Elstree Road , Elstree, WD6 3BS

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    About Dr Ademola Adejuwon

    GMC number: 6054555

    Year qualified: 2002

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Dr Ademola Adejuwon is a highly respected Consultant in Musculoskeletal, Sports, and Exercise Medicine based in London, UK. He completed his medical training at Guy's, King's, and St Thomas' Hospitals medical school in 2002. Following this, he embarked on a surgical training rotation within the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust.

    Dr Adejuwon possesses extensive knowledge in both surgical and non-surgical management of musculoskeletal conditions. He underwent several years of training in Trauma and Orthopaedics before completing a Specialist Training programme in Sports and Exercise Medicine at the London Deanery. Since then, he has gained significant experience in providing care to a wide range of physically active individuals, from recreational enthusiasts to professional athletes.

    Throughout his career, Dr Adejuwon has held several prominent roles, including:

    - Lead doctor for Saracens Rugby Club from 2007 to 2018
    - Lead doctor for the England Under-16 Rugby Union age group from 2012 to 2015
    - Match day and pitchside doctor for international fixtures, including the Rugby World Cup 2015
    - Medical support for the Fireflies Charity cycle ride for Leukaemia from 2008 to the present
    - Game day concussion "spotter" for the NFL London from 2017 to the present

    Dr Adejuwon's interests extend to injuries acquired from non-mainstream activities such as CrossFit/functional fitness, combat sports, and the emerging field of Esports.

    His expertise covers a wide range of diseases, medical tests, and treatments, including:
    - Diagnosis for sports injuries
    - Extracorporeal shockwave treatment
    - Concussion management
    - Injuries related to collision and combat sports
    - CrossFit/functional fitness injuries
    - Olympic weightlifting injuries
    - Esports-related injuries

    Dr Ademola Adejuwon has been dedicated to his field since his appointment and continues to contribute significantly to the health and well-being of athletes and physically active individuals.

    Areas of expertise

    • Sports exercise medicine
    • Sports injuries
    • Musculoskeletal injuries
    • Non-surgical
    • Orthopaedic medicine
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Muscles
    • Tendons
    • Ligaments
    • Elite sports
    • Rugby
    • Polo
    • Cycling
    • Pre-participation medicals
    • Concussion
    • Osteoarthritis treatment
    • Knee surgery
    • Shoulder surgery

    Professional memberships

    Faculty of Sport & Exercise Medicine UK
    General Medical Council
    Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine
    Royal Society of Medicine
    Royal College of Surgeons
    British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine

    Articles by Dr Ademola Adejuwon

    Distal semitendinosus tendon rupture: is there any benefit of surgical intervention?

    Sport and exercise medicine: a fresh approach. nhs information document. 2011

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