Dr John Outhwaite

BM.Bch Ma oxon FRCPUK

Dr John Outhwaite is an experienced Consultant Physician in Orthopaedic Medicine specialising in complicated and persistently painful musculoskeletal conditions which are not suitable for surgical intervention including whiplash injury, low back pain and complex regional pain syndrome.

Career to date

John qualified at Oxford University in 1979 and served five years in the Royal Army Medical Corps. He worked in rheumatology teaching units in Birmingham and London and has been a consultant physician in Orthopaedic Medicine at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre for many years.

His particular interest is in patients with complicated problems and persistent painful conditions which have not responded to simple treatment regimes, and are not suitable for surgical treatment. These include whiplash injury, persistent low back pain, complex regional pain syndrome, fibromyalgia, and knee and foot pain. He provides comprehensive exercise techniques and functional restoration programmes.

John works closely with multi-professional colleagues including pain consultants, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, cognitive psychologists and personal trainers. John has recently joined the team of skilled consultants and physicians at The London Orthopaedic Clinic based in Wimpole Street W1G.

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Blog posts

  • Cyclists from The London Orthopaedic Clinic cycle 500 KM to raise awareness for Help for Heroes

    Last week, Westminster-based The London Orthopaedic Clinic (TLOC), set their wheels in motion as they kick-started their fundraising activity by cycling from Crystal Palace to Paris in aid of Help for Heroes. The cycling team, led by Dr Deane Halfpenny, pedalled nearly 500 kilometres with the aim of raising awareness of the important work Help for […]

  • Top tips on how to avoid a running injury

    With running season upon us, thousands of runners will be reaching the peak of their training over the summer. Mr Curry, TLOC’s lower limb orthopaedic surgeon, shares his advice for those keen runners. Most runners will be reaching the pinnacle of their training over summer months as they prepare for half and full marathons. Runners […]

  • Justin Coulter’s current thoughts on Plantar Fasciopathy

    Justin Coulter is a leading musculoskeletal podiatrist in London and in this article he discusses his current thoughts on Plantar Fasciopathy including symptoms and treatment options.