Dr Lorenzo Masci, MB BS FACSP FSEM (UK)

Lorenzo Masci

Consultant Sports and Exercise Medicine 

As a specialist sports doctor, Dr Lorenzo Masci has undertaken extensive and vigorous specialist training. After completing orthopaedic residency in Australia, he completed a four-year full-time specialist Sports Doctor training program with the Australasian College of Sports Physicians. He then moved to London in 2007 to work as a Specialist Sports Doctor in the elite and private setting. He is on the Specialist GMC register for Sports and Exercise Medicine and is recognised by all private insurance companies

Dr Masci has worked as a specialist sports doctor in various elite sporting environments. He was the lead Sports Doctor for Wasps Rugby, Melbourne Storm Rugby League, and Fulham Football Club. He was a senior Sports Doctor for Tennis Australia from 2001 to 2007. 

He is actively involved in research in Sports Medicine and Sports Injuries. He completed Masters in Sports Medicine (Research) at the University of Melbourne on low back pain in young active individuals achieving a high distinction. He is currently involved in tendon and diagnostic ultrasound research. He is one of only a handful of doctors to use UTC (Ultrasound Tissue Characterisation) as part of the management of tendon disease, tendinitis, and tendinopathy. He is also a lead lecturer for SMUG and has developed an online ultrasound-guided injection course by Sonoskills

Specialities:
Ultrasound-guided injections including cortisone, hyaluronic acid and platelet-rich plasma and tendon disorders

Languages: 
English