Medical Care

Making sure that our players are safe and well looked after following injury is a top priority.

In the event that you have a rugby related injury that requires medical attention, please contact your team manager who will assist in recommending the appropriate medical care.

The very best complimentary physiotherapy and medical consultancy is available to all injured Monmouth RFC players.

Our established professional Medical Team and our volunteer First Aiders work to a First Aid Policy which is detailed below.


Complimentary Physiotherapy

We are pleased to be able to offer the services of experienced physiotherapist Nathan Chidwick (Msc BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy MCSP HPC registered) at Monmouth Physiotherapy. Nathan is available to see players during the week at his surgery at the Boys School Sports Centre or at the Monmouth RFC club house. Discounted physiotherapy rates of £10.00 per session are available for all senior Monmouth  RFC players. In order to make an appointment please telephone Nathan on 01600 713012 or contact him via email at

Dr Gale, is a specialist in sports trauma and is head of the Medical Team at Monmouth RFC and has worked for the Club for many years. In the event that you or your child has a medical injury and you require advice or assistance, please do not hesitate to contact Dr Gale at [email protected] or telephone 07787 792932.

Angus is a Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics. His private practice is as part of Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics LLP based at Spire Hospital Cardiff where, with his partners Mr Stuart Roy and Mr Daniel Lewis, he provides a specialist orthopaedic service dealing with musculoskeletal conditions and sports injuries. Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics provide limited complementary consultations to all players registered with Monmouth RFC. Please refer to your team manager for additional information.


Serious Injuries


Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics LLP is a partnership of consultant orthopaedic surgeons based in South Wales specialising in the diagnosis and treatment of bone, joint and musculoskeletal disorders including sports injuries, degenerative joint disease and arthritis.

Our partnership was founded on the belief that the best results in managing patients comes from a team-based approach. Our specialists treat patients from across Wales and further afield offering the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment options including keyhole surgery, ligament reconstruction and high performance joint replacement. Our core values include:-

  • Availability, good communication, empathy, reliability and honesty
  • The maintenance and development of technical skills
  • Active involvement in training, clinical research and audit

As ex-players ourselves, we understand the importance of supporting Rugby players from grass roots to international level. We are delighted to continue our sponsorship and medical support of Monmouth RFC. Private appointments are available for insured and uninsured patients.


Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics
Spire Cardiff Hospital, Croescadarn Road, Pentwyn, Cardiff, CF23 8XL
Tel: 08445 617152 / e-mail: [email protected]



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Medical/First Aid Policy

To view our Monmouth Young Rugby Medical/First Aid Policy please click here. Telephone: +44 (0)1600 712309 Email: [email protected] copyright Monmouth RFC 2019