Dr Tom Axon

Services: School Doctor Clinics; Telemedicine concussion clinics; Match-Day Doctor


Tom trained at the University of Birmingham medical school, during that time also completing a BSc in Medical Ethics and Law at King’s University London. He worked in Hertfordshire during his early junior doctor years, before moving to North London where he qualified as a GP.

Tom completed a Masters in Sports & Exercise Medicine via the University of Bath, undertaking research into the impact growth and maturation has on adolescent sports injuries. He is a member of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine UK, as well as currently being a match day doctor for Ampthill RFC, Charlton Athletic FC and London Irish Rugby’s academy. His previous experiences includes rugby (RFU assistant doctor, Saracens academy match day doctor), and mass participation events as a doctor (London Landmark half Marathon, Wimbledon Championships, Netball World Cup 2019)

Tom is an avid sportsman, self-described as a “jack of all trades, master of none”, with his interest in sports medicine enabling him to combine his work and passion.

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Whether you are interested in our Sports Medicine, Schools Medicine or Lifestyle medicine services, we’d love to hear about how we can help you so please get in touch.

Meliora Medical Group’s Sports Medicine service operates under the name ‘Return2Play’ and has it’s own website.

Return2Play are the UK’s leading sports medicine provider for schools, clubs and universities.

Visit return2play.org.uk