Dr Alethea McHardy
Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine (SEM)
The highly specialised Sports & Exercise Medical Services at Life Fit Wellness are provided by Dr Alethea McHardy, who is a Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine (SEM), the highest grade of Sports Doctor. She has a passion for providing high quality care and has vast experience within the world of elite sports medicine as well working with non-elite athletes. Dr McHardy is also registered with several major health insurers such as BUPA, Aviva and AXA.
With her training first as a GP and then as a Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Dr McHardy is able to use her unique skill set to review your injury alongside your overall health and advise accordingly. During this consultation she will take a thorough history, examination and devise a plan in conjunction with you.
Some of the areas covered under the Sports & Exercise Medicine service include:
- Musculoskeletal injuries
- MSK ultrasound guided injections
- Biomechanical assessment
- Medicals for sports events
- Sports nutrition
- Physical activity assessment and exercise prescription
- Other activity related medical conditions