Sports Physician Registrars
Dr David Samra
Dr David Samra is a medical doctor who is also a trained physiotherapist, having completed both degrees at the University of Sydney. Dr Samra is currently a specialist registrar in the field of Sport and Exercise Medicine.
He has been a doctor with Sydney University Rugby since 2013, and is currently a member of the AFL medical officers association, having an affiliation with the Sydney Swans.
Dr Samra instructs Advanced Life Support courses for other health professionals, including doctors, nurses and paramedics, and is actively engaged in research. He also regularly instructs general practitioners in musculoskeletal medicine.
Dr Samra is a firm believer in life-long learning and research. His special interests include lower limb and ankle injuries, shock wave therapy for tendinopathies and clinical research.
As a registrar, Dr Samra can be seen without a GP referral.