Dr Eleanor Tillett
Msc Sports Medicine

Honorary Consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine

Professional Biography

Dr Eleanor Tillett undertook undergraduate training at Guy's, King's & St Thomas's Hospital Medical School. In 2003 she undertook an MSc (Distinction) in Sports Medicine at Queen Mary College, University of London and completed specialist training in 2009. She was awarded the British Association of Sport & Exercise Medicine Malcolm Read Scholarship in 2009.
Dr Tillett has held various roles working with elite sports team, including: Team Doctor for GB Figure Skating since 2003, Team GB Doctor for 2010 Winter Olympics, GB Women’s Basketball, England Women’s Football, World University Games, Youth Commonwealth Games, Youth Olympics, the London Marathon and the London Triathlon. Dr Tillett has a particular interest in back and neck pain, and exercise-based rehabilitation for all types of musculoskeletal disorders and injuries. This includes working with anyone wishing to be more physically active for their health, day to day life or work, as well as recreational and elite athletes. Dr Tillett also has an interest in exercise during pregnancy and the role of physical activity in helping to manage obesity.

Speciality

Sport & Exercise Medicine

Sports

Figure skating, winter sports, basketball, women's football, marathon, triathlon

Research

Back pain, spinal injections, spondylolysis (spinal stress fractures)