Professor Nicola Maffulli, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, led a team of six consultants in the Orthopaedic Sports Foot and Ankle Surgery Service. Prof Maffulli was the Field of Play Doctor for the Olympic Wrestling Tournament. Mr Ziali Sivardeen worked at the state of the art athlete's village and had the honour of being the surgeon who operated on all Olympians and Para-Olympians that required shoulder or elbow surgery during the Games
Nat Padhiar was part of Medical Service Team, the Clinical Lead and Team Leader for Podiatry at The London 2012 Games and was based in the Polyclinic, Olympic Village in Stratford for the entire period of Olympic & Paralympic Games 2012. The Olympic polyclinic that was set up in the athletes’ village was run by private GP David Wittington.
In 2012, our comprehensive imaging and diagnostic suite was chosen as a London Olympic facility, providing the scans and diagnostics that the surgeons needed. During the same year, Sarah Storey OBE, the multiple Paralympic Gold medallist, was at the BMI The London Independent Hospital, Stepney Green for the official opening of its new physiotherapy department.