Dr Ajai Seth

Dr Ajai Seth

MBBS BSc MSc MRCS MRCGP FFSEM

Sports & Exercise Medicine

Recommended by 9 specialists
14 years of experience
4 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.93

Bedside Manner

4.96

Explanation

4.95

Top feedback

“Appointment arranged very quickly. Thorough, friendly, informative and I felt supported. Very educational appointment which left me with a clear understanding. Dr Seth has extensive knowledge in his field which he is easily able to pass on to patients without them feeling overwhelmed. I would highly recommend him to my friends and family. “
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Subspecialties

  • Exercise Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Medicine
  • Rheumatology
  • Sports Injury
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 7021199
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £295

    Follow-up appointment: £180

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,863 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,457 reviews

    Pure Sports Medicine - Bank

    41-47 Threadneedle Street, London, United Kingdom, EC2R 8AR
    11 reviews

    Blackheath Sports Clinic

    Eliot Hill Treatment Room ​Eliot Hill 1A,, London, United Kingdom, SE13 7EB
    5 reviews

    London Bridge Sports Medicine - The Shard

    32 St Thomas St, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    5 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    08:00 - 13:00
    Tue
    13:00 - 17:00
    Wed
    14:00 - 19:00 | 08:00 - 13:00
    Thu
    17:30 - 20:00 | 13:00 - 17:00
    Fri
    14:00 - 19:00 | 08:00 - 13:00
    Sat
    Not available
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Dr Ajai Seth is an experienced London-based consultant in sport, exercise, and rehabilitation medicine. He specialises in the following areas:

    • Musculoskeletal injuries
    • Running mechanics
    • Racket sport injuries
    • Football and rugby injuries
    • Chronic fatigue syndrome
    • Groin pain

    He has extensive experience in musculoskeletal ultrasound imaging diagnostics, shock wave therapy, and therapeutic injections, such as steroid, high volume, PRP, and prolotherapy.

    Dr Seth works as part of a multidisciplinary team that delivers compassionate, personalised care. He believes that having the right diagnosis from the start is critical to providing the best care for patients and that physical activity is the best form of rehabilitation.

    Dr Seth is a member of the Lawn Tennis Association's (LTA) medical team and is the president of The Royal Society of Medicine, Sports Medicine. He is also on the executive board of the British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine (BASEM) and is the Clinical Chairman of Circle Integrated Care, the UK's largest integrated health provider. Additionally, he works for the Ministry of Defence at Headley Court DMRC.

    Procedures

    • Ultrasound
    • Injury Rehabilitation
    • Joint Injection
    • Biomechanics and Gait Analysis
    • Biopsy (Musculoskeletal)
    • COVID-19 - Rehabilitation and Recovery
    • Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing
    • Electrodiagnostic Tests
    • Exercise Prescription
    • Exercise Testing
    • Medical Report
    • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
    • Physical Fitness Assessment
    • Prolotherapy
    • Rheumatology
    • Shockwave Therapy
    • Soft Tissue Injection
    • Synovial Fluid Analysis
    • Vibration Therapy
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Back Pain
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Hip and Groin Pain
    • Musculoskeletal Injury
    • Tendinopathy (Tendonitis)
    • Joint Pain
    • Running Injuries
    • Neck Pain
    • Football Injury
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Bursitis (Shoulder)
    • Joint Injury
    • Cartilage Injury
    • Bursitis (Hip)
    • Tennis Elbow
    • Bursitis
    • Inflammatory Arthritis
    • Rehabilitation
    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis)
    • Connective Tissue Disorders
    • Cricket Injury
    • Dance Injury
    • Endurance Sports Injuries
    • Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Gout
    • Hypermobility Syndrome
    • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
    • Ligament Injury
    • Metabolic Bone Disease
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Paget's Disease
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Psoriatic Arthritis
    • Reactive Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
    • Rugby Injury
    • Septic Arthritis
    • Shin Splints
    • Shoulder Tendinopathy (Pitcher’s Shoulder)
    • Sjögren’s Syndrome
    • Sports Medicine
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • Tennis Injury
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    Education

    • MBBS University College London 2008
    • Neuroscience BSc University College London 2005
    • Orthopaedic Engineering MSc Cardiff University 2013
    • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound PgCert University of East London 2016
    • Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine Royal College of Physicians 2018
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    Reviews

    4.95 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.93
    Bedside Manner
    4.96
    Explanation
    4.95
    Sports Injuries
    101/249
    Knee Pain
    52/249
    Back Pain
    36/249
    Shoulder Pain
    34/249
    Hip and Groin Pain
    30/249
    Musculoskeletal Injury
    26/249
    Tendinopathy (Tendonitis)
    20/249
    Joint Pain
    18/249
    Running Injuries
    16/249
    Ultrasound
    15/249
    Injury Rehabilitation
    13/249
    Joint Injection
    11/249
    Neck Pain
    11/249
    Football Injury
    8/249
    Ankle Sprain
    7/249
    Bursitis (Shoulder)
    7/249
    Biomechanics and Gait Analysis
    6/249
    Joint Injury
    6/249
    Cartilage Injury
    4/249
    Bursitis (Hip)
    3/249
    Tennis Elbow
    3/249
    Bursitis
    2/249
    Inflammatory Arthritis
    2/249
    Rehabilitation
    2/249
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (4/5)
    great doctor, explained the conditions and next steps well
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Appointment arranged very quickly. Thorough, friendly, informative and I felt supported. Very educational appointment which left me with a clear understanding. Dr Seth has extensive knowledge in his field which he is easily able to pass on to patients without them feeling overwhelmed. I would highly recommend him to my friends and family.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr Seth spent a lot of time ensuring we got the steroid injection right, and then absolutely nailed it! I cannot fault his ability, explanation or kind manner, thank you!
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Very caring and helpful Dr Seth. He keep in touch to review with his patient to see if any further treatment is needed.
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    Overall Experience (4/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (4/5)
    Dr Seth called me after his surgery and was very sympathetic. He explained the options and possible outcomes of further treatment well.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Very clear, calm and led to not only a satisfactory but also a very enjoyable and educational appointment.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Very personable, put me at ease, thorough explanation. Fitted me in at the end of his schedule and even extended the session for some on the spot treatment
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Excellent at communicating and visualising the problems and left me with a clear pathway forward.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Great understanding of sports, good explanations of treatment plan. Makes a difference to have someone realise how important training in your life.
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    Overall Experience (5/5)
    Bedside Manner (5/5)
    Explanation (5/5)
    Dr Seth was very professional and friendly. He took the time to explain my condition of Frozen Shoulder, my treatment options and talked me through each step of the treatment which put me at ease. I would highly recommend Dr Seth.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 9 specialists
    Mr Sam Singh
    Mr Sam Singh
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Ajai has a good understanding of the musculoskeletal system and how the problems can interlink. He is also experienced in ultrasound guided injections. "

    16-09-2021

    Recommended for:
    Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Neck Pain, Sports Medicine
    , Back Pain, Sports Injuries, Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis), Hip and Groin Pain, Osteoarthritis, Ankle Sprain, Musculoskeletal Injury, Joint Injury
    Dr. Christopher Speers
    Dr. Christopher Speers
    Sports & Exercise Medicine
    We trained together

    "Ajai is passionate and commited Doctor who puts patients first. He has a wealth of experience working with elite athletes in sports, including Tennis at the Wimbledon Championships and with England in football. I would highly recommend. "

    16-09-2021

    Recommended for:
    Dance Injury, Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Knee Pain
    , Neck Pain, Reactive Arthritis, Sports Medicine, Tennis Elbow, Shoulder Pain, Back Pain, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sports Injuries, Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis), Hip and Groin Pain, Tennis Injury, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Rugby Injury, Back Pain, Cricket Injury, Football Injury, ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Ankle Sprain, Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Shin Splints, Musculoskeletal Injury, Ligament Injury, Joint Injury, Bursitis (Shoulder)
    Dr Richard Seah
    Dr Richard Seah
    Sports & Exercise Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Ajai has been a valued Sports Medicine colleague for a few years. He is very methodical and thoughtful in his approach to any clinical problem and a skilled clinician. Kind and compassionate to patients which appreciated by all. "

    28-01-2022

    Recommended for:
    Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Tennis Elbow, Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    Mr Simon Owen-Johnstone
    Mr Simon Owen-Johnstone
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Ajai is a comprehensive sports doc, well-able within his field and happy to seek surgical advice when it is appropriate "

    16-09-2021

    Recommended for:
    Dance Injury, Tendinopathy (Tendonitis), Knee Pain
    , Neck Pain, Reactive Arthritis, Arthritis, Sports Medicine, Tennis Elbow, Shoulder Pain, Back Pain, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sports Medicine, Sports Injuries, Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis), Sports Injuries, Hip and Groin Pain, Tennis Injury, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Running Injuries, Rugby Injury, Back Pain, Cricket Injury, Football Injury, ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Injury, Ankle Sprain, Shoulder Tendinopathy (Pitcher’s Shoulder), Gout, Shoulder Pain, Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Shin Splints, Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal Injury, Ligament Injury, Joint Injury, Bursitis (Hip), Bursitis (Shoulder), Connective Tissue Disorders

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