Dr Geoff Davies is a Sports and Orthopaedic Physician primarily based in the Cardiff region. He is experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of sports injuries as well as general orthopaedic and musculoskeletal problems.
He has a Masters degree in Sports Medicine from Bath University and is a Fellow of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine at Royal Colleges both in the UK and Ireland.
He is regularly involved in teaching in Sports Medicine to medical students, GPs and physiotherapists. He is a clinical tutor on the Bath university Sports Medicine MSc course and senior lecturer on the Cardiff Sports Medicine MSc at Cardiff Metropolitan University.
Geoff has an extensive previous broad experience in General Practice which helps him to provide a holistic management package for his patients.
Although he may regularly treat elite and professional athletes he is equally at home treating “the person next door” and he fully realises that these patients are equally important.
He is the WRU National team Doctor having held this prestigious post since 2012. In such environments he is very familiar with multidisciplinary team approach and feels such an approach ultimately enables the patient to get best treatment. In his role as a Sports Physician, he enjoys such a team approach with other colleagues, including, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Radiologists, Physiotherapists and Podiatrists.
Whilst Geoff can provide medical care for a wide variety of Sports Injuries and Orthopaedic medical problems, his special interests include, groin pain, overuse tendinopathies as well as all aspects of knee and shoulder injury. He performs a wide variety of joint & soft tissue injections including steroid, platelet rich plasma, autologous blood, viscusupplements and high volume injections. He usually uses MSK ultrasound to guide his injections when needed.
He has a PG Certificate in diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound and regularly performs ultrasound as an extension of his clinical assessment when appropriate. This modality can also be used to guide certain therapeutic injections when needed.
Treatments and tests offered by Dr Geoff Davies at Nuffield Health
- Image guided joint injections
- British Association Sports & Exercise Medicine
- Exercise Medicine
- UK Association Doctors in Sport
- American College of Sports Medicine
- British Institute Musculoskeletal Medicine
Other post held
- Consultant Sports Physician
- WRU Team Doctor
- Clinical Tutor, Bath Sports Medicine Msc
- Senior lecturer Cardiff Metropolitan University
- FSEM examiner
Insurers Dr Geoff Davies works with
Dr Geoff Davies works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Benenden Health
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Dr Geoff Davies does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Geoff Davies does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Geoff Davies does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.