Barts NHS & QMUL Dance Injury Clinic

Mile End Hospital

Mile End Hospital, Bancroft Road, London, E1 4DG

Founded in partnership with NIDMS

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How can I get an appointment?

  • You must first visit your GP, explain your injury concern and that you are a dancer, teacher, or choreographer and would benefit from dance-specialist treatment. Your GP will refer you to your chosen NHS Dance Injury clinic using the information below. 

  • Please print this information or show this information on your phone during your GP appointment to help them make the referral.

  • Please note this service is a Secondary service, not Tertiary. Due to this service being an NHS service it is free at the point of use and as an NHS patient it is your legal right to choose where you would like to be referred


Referral options/details

From 1st October 2018, all GP referrals are now done electronically through the e-Referral System (e-RS).

The Sports and Dance clinics are available on e-RS as follows:


  • Mile End Hospital

  • Rheumatology - MSK - Routine Referral

  • Mile End Sport and Exercise Clinic

If you are unable to find the clinic on eRS, please contact the clinic secretary:


0208 223 8518 – Susan Lawrence 
0208 223 8408 – Deborah Hession 


Your appointment will take place at Mile End Hospital, Bancroft Road, London,           E1 4DG You will be seen at the dance injury clinic on a Monday afternoon. 

If you have any problems or questions regarding your referral please contact the NIDMS Manager on: 020 7940 9804 or 

About the Barts & QMUL clinic

The Sports Medicine clinic at Mile End Hospital is staffed by highly qualified and experienced staff. It is part of the Bart’s Health NHS Trust. There are clinical sessions on Monday and Thursday afternoons.  Staff include Sport and Exercise Medicine Consultants, Physiotherapists, and Podiatrists.  There are regular multi-disciplinary meetings where complex cases are assessed and discussed by these staff as well as Radiologists and Orthopaedic Surgeons.  The clinics have post-graduate students of Sport and Exercise Medicine attending, as part of a master’s programme run by the Centre of Sport and Exercise Medicine.  The Centre is a world-renowned research unit which publishes regularly on aspects of Dance Medicine, as well as all other aspects of Sport and Exercise Medicine.

Meet the team

Dr Dylan Morrissey

Reader in SEM, Consultant Physiotherapist & Academic lead for SEM  

Role in Department:

Academic Lead

NIHR/HEE Consultant Physiotherapist

Research interests:

The link between movement and pathology

Pathways, Clinical Reasoning and AI

Clinical Trials

Paralympic Sport

Mr Trevor Prior

Senior Clinical Lecturer & Consultant Podiatric Surgeon

Role in Department:

MDT Sports Injuries Clinic

Certificate in Podiatric Sports Medicine joint clinical lead

Podiatric Sports injuries joint module lead

Research Projects supervisor

Personal Tutor

Research interests:

Lower limb biomechanics

Rowing mechanics

3D gait analysis

Dr Nikos Malliaropoulos

Senior Clinical Lecturer & Consultant in SEM 

Role in Department:

Senior Clinical Lecturer

Module Co Lead

Research Project Supervisor

Graduate of the department, link to ECOSEP

Research Interests:

Hamstring Injuries

Judo, Athletics


Ultrasound Imaging

Dr Dev Pyne

Consultant Rheumatologist/Clinical Lead

Dr D Pyne is Clinical Lead for Rheumatology with an interest in sports injuries. He is Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer In Sports and Exercise. He lectures on the Sports MSc and is responsible for the running of the weekly Sports Clinics within the rheumatology department at Mile End Hospital

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