Dr Gurjit Bhogal is a Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine appointed to the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham in 2015. He also currently works part time for Aston Villa Football Club and is a team doctor for the England Cricket team. He also holds a current team physician role with Warwickshire County Cricket Club.
He graduated from the University of Birmingham Medical School in 2005 and completed a MSc in Sport and Exercise Medicine from The University of Nottingham in 2010. He initially trained, and worked, as a General Practitioner before completing higher specialist training in Sport and exercise Medicine in 2014.
He has previously acted as physician for the English Institute of Sport, British Triathlon Federation, Worcester Wolves Basketball team, Worcestershire County Cricket Club and Bristol Rugby Football Club.
Dr Bhogal currently lectures regularly on The University of Nottingham’s MSc in Sport and Exercise Medicine. He has a keen interest in increasing the knowledge of medical students on exercise and has recently co-edited a Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine endorsed case series booklet on exercise medicine.