Casualty First is now open on an appointment only basis, Monday to Friday 8am – 6pm and Saturday 12th/19th of December 8am – 6pm.
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We are offering Outpatient appointments. In many cases these can be conducted virtually. To make an appointment, please call: 0207 806 4060.

Do NOT visit the Hospital if you have any COVID-19 symptoms. Please visit the Track and Trace website.

Shoulder Injury

London Sports Medicine offers a specialist service to patients suffering from a shoulder injuries.


Shoulder Injury Conditions

Shoulder injuries are common in sport with high impact activities such as rugby and skiing. Sprains and strains tend to be the most common injuries received during sport.

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) is a common condition not just limited to people who play sports. Epicondylitis is a tendinopathy, that is a condition affecting tendons that causes pain, especially near where the tendon attaches to bone. Read more about Tennis Elbow.

Golfers Elbow

Similar to Tennis Elbow, Golfers elbow (medial epicondylitis) is also a common condition not limited to people who play sports. Read more about Golfers Elbow.

Shoulder Instability


Shoulder Instability may occur following an injury such as a fall or commonly in contact sports such as rugby where the shoulder dislocates damaging the tissues. Read more about Shoulder Instability.

Skiing Injuries

Skiing injuries and snowboard injuries involving the shoulder and upper limb are common during the winter season, as people enjoy ski holidays abroad. The injuries range from bone fractures through to soft tissue injury about the shoulder and elbow region.  Read more about Skiing Injuries.


Our specialists cover all aspects of shoulder sports injuries including:

  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Shoulder Dislocations
  • Swimmers Shoulder
  • Throwers Shoulder
  • Rugby Shoulder

Contact Our Team

If you are suffering with a shoulder injury or pain sustained during sport we recommend contacting our team of experts for a consultation. You can call our team on 0207 266 6529 or email us at


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