Clinic Update

From 19th July the Sports Medicine Clinic will continue to operate at Coombe Dingle Sports Complex, offering Physiotherapy and Osteopathy. We hope to resume our Sports Massage Service later on this year.
We continue to observe infection control measures and we request that clients wear a face covering for close contact treatment, unless exempt.

Sports Medicine Clinic

Welcome to the University of Bristol Sports Medicine Clinic


  • Virtual Open Clinic
  • A free 10min video consulation
  • Provides you the opportunity to talk with one of our clinicians
  • Particularly useful if you are experiencing discomfort
  • Unsure if you need a full in-person appointment
  • Can help you understand your problem
  • How treatment may help
  • How to return to sport and physical activity
  • Virtual appointments will take place using Microsoft Teams
  • In person appointments
  • First appointment or new injury - 45mins
  • Follow up appointment - 30mins
  • Appointments take place at The Medical Room,
  • Coombe Dingle Sports Complex, Coombe Lane, BS9 2BJ
  • For pricing see FAQ's below

Trustworthy expert care

The clinician's at the Sports Medicine Clinic offer expert and comprehensive sports medicine services to all whether you are a student, a member of staff at the University or the wider public community. Our clinicians stay at the forefront of treatment and research and adhere to its high professional standards.

💡Tips for a successful virtual appointment

>set up your camera in a quiet location
>have some space around you incase you need to perform any movement or exercises.
>wear some comfortable clothing


Meet the Sports Medicine Team

Opportunity to find out more about our Sports Medicine Clinic Team

Frequently Asked Questions

The staff are very friendly, helpful, and professional. I’ve had different appointments with different health professionals and no one helped me as much as Henry. Thanks so much!

Patient, Feedback December 2020

Conversations from the Clinic

Episode #4
with Dr Fiona Lithander Nutritionist and Dietician 
In this episode Henry and Fiona discuss what to eat before and after a run and how the body uses fuel to convert to energy.
Episode #3
with Connor Grant Sports Psychologist Connor Grant (aka Sports Guru)
In our latest podcast episode Henry and Connor discuss reconnecting with process cues, habit stacking and asks the question - what is it that spurs you on?
Episode #2
with Gerry Gallacher Osteopath at the University of Bristol
Henry and Gerry discuss all things running, including bone health and myths around impact sports. 

Episode #1

with Jenny Spink Elite International distance runner and running coach. 

In this first podcast, Physiotherapist Henry explores all things running by delving into what drives Jenny to achieve her goals.
Discussing motivation, injury, nutrition and recovery and how this applies to runners of all abilities.

University of Bristol Run Series 2021

Sign up for the 5K, 10K or Half Marathon in our virtual Run Series 2021.

Active Online Classes

Access our free online class timetable via our Bristol Sport APP


Health Insurance declaration

Wish to use your Health Insurance, please complete the online request form. Our services are approved with Aviva, AXA PPP, BUPA, Cigna, or WPA. Insurance prices in accordance with the clinic's insurance company agreements.

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