Dr. Stuart Down - Sport & Exercise Medicine Physician

Stuart joined the Ashburton team in 2006, and obtained his ACSP Fellowship in 2008, receiving the annual College Medal in doing so. He now consults as a Specialist Sport & Exercise Medicine Physician at both the Ashburton and Prahran branches of LifeCare. Stuart is team doctor for Cricket Victoria, has toured with Cricket Australia, and has provided medical care for numerous other elite level sporting events and teams. His particular interests include injuries of the knee, shoulder, wrist and ankle, along with femora-acetabular impingement (FAI), other hip joint problems and stress fracture management. Outside of work, Stuart loves fishing, a game of cricket, travel and the odd glass of wine.