Dr Julian Chakraverty


Consultant profile

Dr Julian Chakraverty

MBChB, BSc (Hons) Ost Med, DO, PG Dip Sports & Exercise Medicine, MRCS, FRCR


Spire Bristol Hospital and Nuffield Health Bristol Hospital


Musculoskeletal Radiology

Special clinical interests

Sports imaging, femoroacetabular impingement, musculoskeletal image guided intervention

Current NHS and / or university post

Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist, University Hospital Foundation Trust, Bristol Royal Infirmary

Year of first medical qualification

MBChb 2005

Osteopathic Medicine 1996

Current membership of professional, national and regional bodies

General Medical Council 6120342


Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists

British Society of Skeletal Radiology

International Skeletal Society

Professional profile

Dr Julian Chakraverty is a Consultant Musculoskeletal and Sports Radiologist at the University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust. Dr Chakraverty provides diagnostic and therapeutic interventions to elite sportsmen and women, working closely in professional sports including championship football, premiership rugby union and county cricket. He also provides medical support services to Bristol City Football Club.

Following completion of his radiology training in South Wales, he undertook further specialist training in musculoskeletal radiology at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Birmingham. He completed a specialist fellowship in musculoskeletal imaging and intervention in Bristol prior to taking up his consultant post in 2015.

Dr Chakraverty completed core training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery before commencing his radiology training. He also trained in Osteopathy prior to his medical degree. He has a Postgraduate Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine (distinction award).

Dr Chakraverty has published widely in the peer reviewed osteopathic, orthopaedic, sports medicine and radiology literature.