Dr James Thing

Broad Category:
Services, therapies, and modalities:
Music / arts / performance health, NHS consultations (including Choose and Book), Scans / diagnostic imaging, Steroid or other therapeutic injection
Regions Covered:
London, East London, North London
Location:
London, Canary Wharf / Highgate / Golders Green
Qualifications/registration:
MBBS BSc MRCGP FFSEM
Registration, insurance and DBS checks:
Current professional registration, insurance and DBS confirmed
Telephone:
0344 7700 800

Dr James Thing is an expert in the treatment of upper limb injury – including frozen shoulder, impingement, tennis elbow and osteoarthritis – as well as the treatment of lower limb tendon disorders such as Achilles, Patellar and ankle tendons and plantar fascia. He is experienced in non-surgical management of hand, wrist and elbow pathology. He has helped many performance professionals with problems including De Quervain’s tenosynovitis, Trigger finger, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, capsulitis, pain and fracture.

He has a special interest in musculoskeletal ultrasound and provides ultrasound guided therapeutic injections and intervention on the NHS and privately.

Private patients requiring ultrasound-guided, musculoskeletal injections can be referred to the rapid-access, consultant-led Joint Injection Clinic at Brook Surgery, in Golders Green. Consultations are also available at Pure Sports Medicine, Canary Wharf, and the Highgate Hospital.

Dr Thing also undertakes a weekly NHS musculoskeletal ultrasound/radiology list at the Royal London Hospital (Barts Health).