Dr Philip Batty
Dr Philip Batty has been involved in elite sports medicine for over 25 years. He worked as the deputy club doctor at Manchester United between 1996 and 1999 before becoming the Head of Sports Medicine at Blackburn Rovers Football Club. He combined this role with positions at the English Institute of Sport and Sedbergh School caring for a range of athletes, both professional and recreational, of all ages and ability.
He became head of Sports Medicine at Manchester City Football Club in 2011-2012, the first year they won the Premier League. He followed this as Senior Team Doctor for the England Rugby Team from 2012-2014. He is the Team Doctor for Middlesex County Cricket Club and Consultant to the English National Ballet.
Dr Batty has extensive experience and expertise in the management of sports and dance injuries in the paediatric and adolescent age group.
He has been heavily involved in training Sports and Exercise Medicine doctors as Training Programme Director, and standard setting as a former Vice President of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine. Dr Batty has just finished three years as the Educational and Clinical Lead for the Independent Doctors Federation and will assume the Presidency in May 2022.
- Sport & Exercise Medicine
- Sub specialty interests
- Adolescent Sports Injury, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging
- GMC No
- Medical training
- Year qualified: 1987 University of Liverpool
- NHS Trust(s) name
- Cleveland Clinic London (independent sector provider)
- Professional & other roles
- President, Independent Doctors Federation from 1st May 2022
- Sports and Exercise Medicine Consultant to Middlesex County Cricket Club and The English National Ballet
- Former Vice President of Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine
- Languages spoken
- Consulting times
- Monday: 16:30 to 20:00
Submit an enquiry
If you would like to enquire about arranging an appointment or to find out more information about our consultants and services, please complete this form and a member of our team will contact you.
Call us today
Request a callback
If you would like a member of our team to contact you by telephone to discuss arranging an appointment or for more information about our consultants and services, please complete this form and a member of our team will contact you.