What our Team are doing
Here's an insight into the fabulous work some of our staff are currently doing with...
Coast to Coast
The Sportsmed team once again did the hard yards providing support services to the coast to...
APFA - Asia Pacific Football Academy
Kate Apperley - Podiatrist, Andrew Bell - Sports Medicine Practitioner and Julian Firth -...
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Medical Services - Our Team
Dr Rob Campbell - Medical Director/Sports Physician
Rob is a leader in the field of sports medicine in New Zealand. He has specialised for over 15 years and is
Dr Deb Robinson - Sports Physician
Deb is currently team doctor to the All Blacks, however when not with the team she consults in all aspects of sports medicine.
Dr Tony Page - Specialist Sports Physician
Tony is a specialist sports physician just returned to Christchurch following 3 years of treating at the world renowned Olympic Park Sports Medicine Centre.
He was also team doctor for Collingwood Australian Rules FC as well as Canterbury RFC and the Crusaders in the past.
Tony has a wealth of experience and enjoys working with athletes of all levels, recreational, professional, adults and children.
Dr Andrew Bell- Sports Medicine Practitioner
Andrew is from a general practice background but has a keen interest in sport at all levels. He is currently team doctor for Canterbury United FC having also supported Canterbury ITM rugby.
Dr Lesley Nicol - Sports Medicine Practitioner
We're delighted to see John return to our practice.
John has extensive experience with special interests including endurance sports, exercise and health, altitude training and stimulation, prolotherapy, compartment pressure studies.
John is also Head Coach for the Dutch Triathlon Team.
Dr Yaso Kathiravel - Sports Medicine Practitioner
Dr John Molloy - Sports Medicine Practitioner
John is a Registrar currently training in the Sport and Exercise Medicine Specialist Training Program. He is a University of Otago graduate. Prior to joining the SportsMed team he was an Army Doctor at Burnham Military Camp and deployed to Afghanistan. He is the doctor for the Canterbury ITM Cup rugby team. His personal interests include marathon running and Ironman Triathlon.
Nurse Chrissy Alps
Chrissy has been a valued staff member since its inception. She has a wealth of experience dealing with illness and injuries in athletes. This includes coverage of events in the field such as the Speights Coast-to-Coast, she has also been to the Athens Olympics and the Melbourne Commonwealth Games as nurse/administrator for the Health Team.
Nurse Pamela Mercer
Pamela has a strong interest in sport, and is an active runner and cyclist. Pamela completed her nurse training registration at Dunedin Hospital.
Nurse Mary Robinson
Mary works part-time to support our busy medical team. She has a wealth of experience including specialist infant care.