PROFESSOR SPEED’S PROFILE
Professor Speed’s clinical practice blends both specialties of Rheumatology and Sport & Exercise Medicine with her expertise in Human Performance Sciences in the delivery of care. She has considerable experience in working with elite athletes to help them optimise their fitness and ability. She also acts as an advisor to digital health technology companies and is a Consultant Advisor in Health & Human Performance to Google.
Musculoskeletal complaints include injuries, arthritis and pain syndromes. Although many patients feel threatened by such ailments, with appropriate expertise these complaints can be effectively managed, greatly improving quality of life. Professor Speed provides comprehensive expert holistic musculoskeletal care of a wide range of complaints.
Effective management of musculoskeletal complaints is dependent upon a prompt and accurate diagnosis and an integrated treatment programme. Attention to detail is vital. Professor Speed’s practice involves integrated care to ensure comprehensive treatment is provided.
HEALTH, NUTRITION + LIFESTYLE
Professor Speed has a practice philosophy that is based upon the holistic approach, optimising health through nutrition and lifestyle in addition to cutting-edge medical interventions. This includes nutrition for musculoskeletal health and the benefits of exercise prescription.