Dr Dion Lewis has joined the team at GCPSH and consults from our Runaway Bay clinic providing Sports & Exercise Medicine.
Sports and Exercise Medicine is the discipline that addresses medical conditions and injuries that occur in those who wish to participate in sport or to exercise in other ways. It also covers the role of physical activity in the treatment and prevention of illness.
Dr. Lewis is a senior Sports and Exercise Medicine registrar practicing in both Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Having moved to Queensland 3 years ago from Melbourne, he has vast experience across numerous sporting codes at the elite level. His past Sports Medicine experience includes working as Doctor for the Gold Coast Suns AFL football club (2013-2014), Chief Medical Officer for the Coburg Football Club (Australian Rules Football – 2009-2011), Doctor for the Victoria Metro under 16 side (Australian Rules Football – 2011-2012) & Doctor for the Brisbane Broncos U20 Holden Cup team (2013). In 2014 Dr. Lewis was also Chief Medical Officer for the Gold Coast Suns.
Dr. Lewis has provided Sports Medicine support for the Bulleen Boomers in the WNBL, the QLD Firebirds in the ANZ Championship and game day coverage for Adelaide United in the A-League, the GWS Giants in the AFL and the Australian women’s cricket team. He has an interest in and has covered numerous cycling, triathlon and long distance running events. He also has an interest in altitude medicine.
Dr. Lewis now divides his consulting time between Brisbane and the Gold Coast and is available by appointment at Runaway Bay clinic.
Medicare rebates available in clinic.
ph 07 5500 6470 for bookings