At Valiant Clinic, our sports medicine team provides focused health services to athletes and sports and fitness enthusiasts. By providing high quality, holistic and patient-centered sports medical care, we enable individuals to recuperate effectively and recover their strength and athletic performance. Our team has a qualified and experienced team of doctors and surgeons dedicated to providing the healthcare services according to strict international standards of quality.
Sports Medicine Services include but are not limited to:
Referral for further imaging (e.g. X-ray, MRI, CT), review of previous imaging
Concussion assessment (baseline testing and post injury)
Dr. Kate is a UK trained Consultant in Family Medicine with a special focus on Sports Medicine.
She has worked with international teams including with Team GB as one of the team Doctors at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, with British Swimming throughout 2017-18, and continues to work with World Rugby. In the past she has worked with Scottish rugby, football and also practiced at the Scottish Institute of Sport. She has worked at five major multi-sport games, including Rio 2016 and London 2012 Olympics, Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth games, Baku 2015 European Games and as Chief Medical Officer for the Great Britain Team at the Youth Olympics in Tbilisi 2015.
Concussion assessment and management
Fatigue and underperformance
Exercise prescription and advice on exercise for/with illness
Dr. Stéphan is a Dutch and French trained sports physician and osteopath, with over 20 years’ experience in the field. He has extensive expertise in the management and treatment of sports injuries and musculoskeletal complains. Dr. Stéphan graduated “cum Laude” as a Medical Doctor from the Faculty of Medical Sciences at the State University of Groningen, The Netherlands. He earned his sports medicine specialization from the Dutch Training Institute for Sports Physicians after a 4-year residency in the Sports Medicine Department of Isala Clinic in Zwolle, The Netherlands. Dr. Stéphan obtained his Osteopathic Diploma at the Institut Supérieur d’Ostéopathie, SUP’OSTEOin Lyon, France. Prior to joining Valiant Clinic, Dr. Stéphan worked for 5 years with SC Heerenveen, Dutch Premier league football team as head of the medical staff. Dr. Stéphan is currently active as one of the doctors of World Tour Cycling team SUNWEB with whom he has participated at different Tour de France, Giro d ’Italia and Vuelta a España.Dr. Stéphan treats a wide range of musculoskeletal issues such as low back pain, neck pain, sciatica, shoulder pain, tennis elbow and fascia plantaris and more.
Cardiopulmonary exercise testing
Sub-specialization in pain medicine for spinal and peripheral nerve impingement
Treatment of tendinopathy with Electro Shock Wave Therapy