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Sport and Exercise Medicine Physicians (SEM) are recognised Specialists in the practice of medicine as it applies to sports and physical activity. They are often involved in the advanced diagnosis and management of complicated musculoskeletal injuries; in particular where the diagnosis is unclear or requires medical intervention. They work closely with referring GP’s or allied health practitioners (physiotherapist, osteopath, sports trainer, masseur etc…), as well as a a wide range of Specialists including orthopaedic surgeons and rheumatologists to ensure optimal management and treatment outcomes for their patients.
Sport and Exercise Medicine Physicians treat a variety of problems or issues including:
As our SEM’s are qualified Specialists, a GP referral is required before your first appointment. In the event of an emergency (i.e. an acute injury) then an appointment can be made without a referral; please note that in this instance the Medicare rebate available for the appointment is reduced.