Dr Rick Seah

Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine


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Rick is a GMC accredited specialist in Sport & Exercise Medicine (SEM). He is a Fellow of the UK Faculty of Sport & Exercise Medicine.

He trained at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals Medical School and qualified in 1999. He subsequently trained as an SpR and senior registrar in SEM for 5 years, gaining expertise in all areas of musculoskeletal pathology & rehabilitation. Rick has also studied for a Master's degree in SEM at University College London which he obtained with honours.

He is an honorary consultant at the Institute of Sport, Exercise & Health (ISEH) and University College London Hospitals (UCLH) NHS Foundation Trust in central London.

He is also an SEM consultant at Pure Sports Medicine Clinic based in Canary Wharf, London. 

In addition, Rick is a sports physician at the English Institute of Sport (EIS), treating international GB athletes at their elite multi-sport clinics in University College Hospital centrally and Lee Valley Athletics Centre in east London. 

He is the EIS team doctor for British Fencing and medical officer for GB Canoe Slalom. He is the chief medical officer for British Wheelchair Tennis. He was a sports medicine doctor at both London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games. 

Rick has an interest in medical education and is an accredited member of the Academy of Medical Educators (MAcadMEd). 

He previously organised the London Deanery School of SEM's inaugural and 2nd annual SEM Educational Conferences. From 2005-2007, Rick worked with GP Forum to lead on educational seminars in London for general practitioners travelling from across the country. 

He has been an external lecturer on the University College London MSc in Sports Medicine, Exercise & Health course; Queen Mary University of London iBSc & MSc in SEM courses. 

Rick was previously a tutor for the British Institute of Musculoskeletal Medicine (BIMM) and the inaugural registrar representative on FSEM(UK) council (2008-2011). He is also an examiner for the DSEM (UK&I) faculty diploma examination, Bath University & UCL SEM examinations, and medical student examinations at Bart’s & The London Medical School.

Rick often works closely with allied health professionals (Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Podiatrists) and surgical colleagues to deliver comprehensive medical care to his patients.


Procedures & Sub-specialties

  • Leg pain

  • Overuse injuries

  • Tendonopathy

  • Soft tissue disorders

  • Musculoskeletal medicine

  • Muscle disorders

  • Obesity

  • Sports injuries

  • Pain management

  • Knee pain

  • Back pain

Clinic locations and times

  • Institute of Sports & Exercise Medicine
    By appointment

  • Alliance Medical
    By appointment


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  • 9 Harley Street
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