Mr Suresh Sudula

Consultant MSK Physiotherapist

Suresh has specialised in Musculoskeletal Medicine for the last 15 years, during this time he has gained Diploma in Orthopaedic Medicine, Injection therapy and more recently a Postgraduate certificate in musculoskeletal ultrasound from Canterbury Christ Church University.

He is the first physiotherapist to hold formal qualifications in both Independent prescribing and MSK ultrasound in the UK.

Suresh has unique combination of extended scope skills in the form of non-medical prescriber and able to perform diagnostic and interventional MSK ultrasound which adds a significant value and quality to the orthopaedic interface service in Rochester Kent where he currently works as a senior orthopaedic practitioner in Musculoskeletal Medicine and as well as to the Radiology department at Medway Maritime Hospital where he works as a Consultant Physiotherapist in Diagnostic & Interventional Musculoskeletal Ultrasound.

Suresh is the first physiotherapist from UK to obtain a visiting fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Radiology department, which is internationally acclaimed institution for its work on MSK Ultrasound. Currently Suresh sits on Education Committee of European Society of Shoulder and Elbow Rehabilitation (EUSSER) as a board member. He is also a peer reviewer for original articles submitted for publication in Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (JUM). Suresh is a visiting lecturer at Canterbury Christ Church University MSK Ultrasound PG Cert programme and also frequently teaches on national and international MSK US courses and musculoskeletal society conferences. Suresh is programme director for MSK Medicine and MSK Ultrasound fellowship at Medway Community Healthcare in Gillingham Kent. Suresh is also founder and director of Kent Musculoskeletal Clinic, which is a private clinic offers ‘One Stop Shop’ musculoskeletal services specialises in ultrasound guided soft tissue and joint injections.

Specialist interests:

Ultrasound guided spinal injections

Advanced ultrasound guided MSK interventions

Ultrasound guided Lipogems and PRP injections

 

Professional memberships:

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy ( CSP )

British Elbow & Shoulder Society ( BESS )

British Medical Ultrasound Society ( BMUS )

American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine ( AIUM )

European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology ( ESSR )

European Shoulder & Elbow Rehabilitation ( EUSSER )