Dr Harjinder Singh
BM BS, BMS, MSc (Sports Medicine), FFSEM (UK), B Med Sci
GMC number: 4023575
Practicing since: 1993
Sport and Exercise Medicine
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Dr Singh is a Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, based in Leicester. He has vast experience of elite athlete care at both national and international level and is currently working with the England and Wales Cricket Board as a Medical Officer.
Locally, Dr Singh is a Club Doctor at Leicestershire County Cricket Club and a Medical Officer at Leicester City Football Club. He has previously worked at Leicester Tigers and Nottingham Forest Football Club. He has also worked in the orthopaedic and rheumatology departments at Leicester General Hospital until 2010. Dr Singh sees patients from ages 16+.
I am passionate about optimising the non-operative treatment
of musculoskeletal conditions. I assess and treat a variety of sport, exercise
and musculoskeletal problems. During the consultation, if appropriate, I will
perform a targeted complaint-driven ultrasound. I also perform ultrasound-guided as well as unguided injections. I treat difficult tendon problems with
therapies such as dry needling, autologous blood injections, PRP injections,
hyaluronic acid injections and high volume injections and extracorporeal
shockwave therapy. I also perform prolotherapy injections in peripheral joints
(not spinal injections) for specific conditions.
In my private practice, I have introduced PRP injections into my practice in October 2018 after evaluating the effectiveness of the treatment and having undertaken accredited training in Munich. I now teach ultrasound-guided PRP injection techniques in Munich. I am also currently evaluating other regenerative medicine techniques.
educational perspective, I teach and also lead courses on FA accredited pitchside courses on advanced trauma and medical management. I am a tutor at the
AECC University College Bournemouth, teaching musculoskeletal ultrasound. I sit
on the National Training Advisory Committee, the SAC, for Sport and Exercise
Medicine and have previously been lead for training locally in the East
Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my wife and four
children. I also enjoy participating in sports, playing golf and cricket. I take
a keen interest in cultural and social issues and I am actively involved in the
Locations Dr Harjinder Singh works with
In my NHS practice, I am involved in evaluating the effectiveness of autologous blood injections and also extracorporeal shockwave therapy.
- Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine
Other posts held
- Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Leicester Hospital
Insurers Dr Harjinder Singh works with
Dr Harjinder Singh works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Dr Harjinder Singh does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Harjinder Singh does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Harjinder Singh does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.