Dr Kal Parmar

Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine

MBChB, MRCSEd, MSpMed, MSc Med USS, FFSEM (UK)

Secretary: Nanki Kaur - 020 7496 3552 parmar.admin@sportsortho.co.uk

Based at:

Special interests

Rugby and Football medicine

Contact sport injury

Triathlon and running related injury

Groin pain in sport

Diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound

Professional positions

* Club Doctor, Lead Sports Physician and Governance Advisor for Leicester Tigers Rugby Football Club

* Sub-committee member and examiner in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine UK

* Tutor and external examiner in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound for the Centre for Ultrasound Studies, Bournemouth

* Honorary Senior Lecturer in Sports and Exercise Medicine, University College London

* Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine, Centre for Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Hamilton, Bermuda

Specialist Fellowships:

  • One year at the Australian Institute of Sport, Canberra
  • Three years on the Australasian Advanced Specialist Training program in Sports Medicine, based in Sydney and Canberra

Kal has been involved in treating sports and musculoskeletal related injury and illness since 2001. He has worked in sports from grass roots through to National Teams, having been on tour with the National Australian Men’s and Women’s senior hockey teams as well as Australian National football teams. Other roles have included Team Doctor for the Australian Cricket Team 2009 Ashes 5th test and 2009 One Day International series; The Wallabies – whilst on tour in the UK in 2008; The Brumbies Rugby Union and Sydney Swans AFL reserve teams and the Sydney International Tennis tournament. Multisport events include the 2009 World University Games, Belgrade, Serbia; 2015 European Games, Baku, Azerbaijan and the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Kal consults and teaches widely in Sports and Exercise Medicine including the Centre for Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine in Bermuda as well as teaching and training roles at the Centre for Ultrasound Studies, Anglo-European College of Chiropractic, Bournemouth and the Institute of Sport, Exercise and Health, University College London. He has completed specialist training in Sports Medicine and Medical Ultrasound and is a Fellow of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine UK.