Sports Medicine Partners are appointed as the first official Donjoy brace fitting centre outside London

Donjoy, the leading global provider of high quality orthopaedic devices, are pleased to announce the appointment of Sports Medicine Partners (SMP) in Lichfield as their first official brace fitting centre outside of London.

The Donjoy range of rigid knee braces are used by people all over the world to assist them in returning to active life after suffering damage to their knees. They are used by sports people with knee injuries, particularly skiers, as well as helping people with osteoarthritis.

Paul ?, National Sales Manager at Donjoy, says¬†“The fact that we have appointed Sports Medicine Partners as a Donjoy fitting centre reflects the high quality musculo skeletal experience and skills they have within their practices. We look forward to working closely with them to ensure our customers receive the best possible help and advice available”.

Sports Medicine Partners have clinics in Lichfield and Sutton Coldfield where they provide full assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for all types of musculo skeletal injuries and conditions.

Andrew Balderston, Lead Physiotherapist at SMP, is excited to team up with Donjoy.¬†“Donjoy braces are simply the best on the market and we are delighted to have been appointed by them as a fitting centre. We have already helped a number of patients to continue playing their sport with the help of a Donjoy knee brace, as well as using them to support patients prior to surgery and assisting their recovery”.


Note to Editors
Sports Medicine Partners provide physiotherapy, sports medicine, acupuncture, sports massage, and osteopathy. They also offer gym based rehabilitation at centres in Lichfield, and at their clinic at Bannatynes Health Club in Sutton Coldfield. In addition they provide on-site ultra sound diagnostic scans. The partners include Dr Roger Hawkes who is the Chief Medical Officer for the PGA European Golf Tour, Dr Mark Gillett Club Doctor at Chelsea FC, Dr Robin Chakraverty Midland Medical Officer for UK Athletics, and Andrew Balderston Head Physiotherapist at Nottingham Forest FC. And not just for sports people! -the clinics are open to anyone who has an injury and wants to get back to normal as quickly as possible.