Erol Umut



Erol Umut

Erol has completed both a Sports Science and a Physiotherapy degree including specific postgraduate clinical skills in musculoskeletal Physiotherapy. Following a period of working within the NHS, Erol has been involved in and managed sports medicine departments in professional football for over 12 years. These teams include Gillingham FC, Besiktas FC (Turkey), Charlton Athletic FC and Crystal Palace FC.

Erol has extensive experience in treating all musculoskeletal conditions with emphasis on ‘patient centered’ rehabilitation to reduce symptoms and regain functional ability as quickly as possible. He relies on accurate diagnosis and effective manual treatment with specific rehabilitation guidance for all patients ranging from sedentary individuals to elite athletes.

Erol uses a variety of manual skills including spinal treatments, acupuncture, and advanced rehabilitation alongside immediate and long term management of soft tissue  and orthopaedic conditions. He strives to return his patients back to their required functional abilities as quickly as possible with emphasis on preventing a re-occurrence.

Erol’s specialist clinical interest includes all sporting injuries, post surgery rehabilitation, low back and groin complaints and paediatric musculoskeletal conditions. He enjoys spending time with his family and participating in a wide range of sports. Erol is known for his positive spirit which he feels is an important component in treatment of his patients.