Sports Medicine Hamilton & Waikato
Dr Kevin Bell
Looking for a Sports Physician in Hamilton?
We aim to speed up your health pathway with faster diagnoses via referrals and medical imaging. Our Sports Physician, Dr Kevin Bell, also offers ultrasound-guided injections, PRP injections and Shockwave therapy. There is no surcharge with an ACC referral for appointments. Our sports physician is a medical doctor who is a qualified specialist in the diagnosis, management and prevention of activity-related injuries and conditions. You must be referred by a GP or other health provider (such as a physiotherapist) in order to have a consult with Dr Bell. This will put you on a faster pathway to recovery and well-being.
Dr Kevin Bell
mbchb, mmedsc (hons), pgdsm, facsem
Kevin has been a specialist in Sports and Exercise Medicine working in Hamilton since 2014, having completed his fellowship training in Wellington and Sydney. He completed his Masters degree investigating the treatment of Achilles tendinopathy with autologous blood injections and his work was published in the prestigious British Medical Journal.
He diagnoses and treats all kinds of acute and chronic musculoskeletal problems including sport, leisure and work related injuries.
He has a special interest in treating chronic tendon injuries and in the non surgical treatment of osteoarthritis. He has been carrying out ultrasound guided Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Orthokine injections to treat osteoarthritis and tendinopathy for many years.
He also uses extracorporeal shockwave therapy to treat tendinopathy and plantar fasciitis.
He has been team doctor for the Chiefs, Wests Tigers, Northland Taniwha, Wellington Lions and attended two FIFA age group soccer world cups in the past.
Kevin has two young children that keep him busy at home and is a keen cricketer and golfer when the weather allows.
Get in touch
To see Kevin you need to request a referral through your GP, physiotherapist or other medical provider. To learn more please give us a call on: