About Us

We are a Sports medicine clinic located in the heart of Sydney at the Entertainment Quarter precinct.

Stadium Team

Providing a comprehensive range of care for you

Patients journey

The Stadium team will support you every step of the way

  • when you are visiting one of our Sport Physicians or visiting Specialists you will require a referral from your GP or treating doctor, you do not require a referral to see one of our Sports Medicine Registrar's or allied health practitioners.

  • Your doctor will get detailed information about your symptoms, examine the site of concern and take the history of your current and past ailments.

  • Certain diagnostic tests such as blood tests or imaging may be ordered or further consultation with a specialist may be required to confirm your condition.

  • After reviewing your results your doctor will consult with you after making an appropriate Diagnosis.

  • Once a diagnosis is made treatment may simply involve advice on activity modification and maintenance of fitness while the injury heals. Other injuries may require guided treatment including further conservative treatment or possibly surgical referral.

  • The Stadium clinic has a passion about well-being, health and injury prevention. Your Doctor will provide a management program to help you resume normal activities while staying pain & injury free.

OVERVIEW From professional sporting teams to professional patient care. Receive the highest level of support from our experts

  • Dr Tom Cross

    Sports & Exercise Physician

    The role of the Sports Physician is to obtain an early accurate diagnosis and thereafter discuss the best treatment options with the patient".

    Dr Sharron Flahive

    Sports & Exercise Physician

    Dr Sharron Flahive is the current Chief Medical Officer for the Waratahs, Sharron is the longest serving member of the Waratahs staff looking after the team for more than 15 years!

  • Dr Etienne Du Preez

    Sports & Exercise Physician

    Dr Etienne Du Preez is a Sport and Exercise Physician. He completed his medical studies at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, and worked in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care for the next 7 years in Sydney hospitals.

    Dr Rachel Taylor

    Sports & Exercise Physician

    Dr. Rachel Taylor completed her undergraduate training in the UK graduating from the University of Bristol with a Bachelor of Anatomical Science in 2003 and Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery in 2006.

  • Dr Nathan Gibbs

    Dr Nathan Gibbs

    Sports & Exercise Physician

    Dr Nathan Gibbs is a former professional rugby league football player who studied medicine and with his interest in sport became a Specialist sports medicine physician...

    Dr Adam Martin

    Dr Adam Martin


    Dr Adam Martin has worked as a consultant psychiatrist in Sydney since 2006. He graduated as a doctor in London in 1994 and moved to Sydney in 1999...

  • Tony Merritt

    Tony Merritt

    Clinical Psychologist

    Tony has practiced as a clinical psychologist for approximately 25 years. He has extensive experience working in public and private hospitals, and in private practice...


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Stadium News

Keep up to date with our Blog & Upcoming Events

  • Supporting Menopause Naturally

    Supporting Menopause Naturally

    Date: Wednesday, 11th September 2019

    Menopause is a natural process where a woman transitions from her childbearing years to the next stage of her life.

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  • Living Well With Osteoarthritis

    Living Well With Osteoarthritis

    Authored by Dr Adam Castricum, Sport and Exercise Physician

    Date: Tuesday, 03rd September 2019

    Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common condition affecting the joints of 11% of the Australian community.

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  • Improving sleep with Bowen therapy

    Safe and Natural Support for Pregnant Women in the cold and flu season

    Date: Wednesday, 14th August 2019

    Expectant mothers are often prone, more so than usual, to colds and flus, coughs and sore throats especially as the winter season progresses.

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  • Improving sleep with Bowen therapy

    Improving sleep with Bowen therapy

    Date: Wednesday, 1st May 2019

    Australian surveys have shown upto 33 per cent of the adult population have difficulty getting to sleep or staying asleep. A recent Federal government inquiry called for sleep to be made a national priority and recognised it as a third pillar of a healthy lifestyle along with diet and exercise.

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  • Franklin does the honours for clinic

    Franklin does the honours for clinic

    Date: Thursday, 21st March 2019

    Star Sydney Swans forward Lance Franklin this week opened the club’s official doctor’s clinic in the heart of Moore Park. The Stadium Clinic has played a central role in getting Sydney’s players on the ground week...

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  • The Franklin-Naismith Lesion

    The Franklin-Naismith Lesion

    Date: Wednesday, 9th January 2019

    This case report presents 2 professional Australian rules football players from the Sydney Swans Football Club who sustained a serious variant of the hip pointer injury during match play.

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  • Stadium News

    Musculoskeletal Injuries

    Date: Sunday, 18th November 2018

    GPs are a first point of call for orthopaedic overuse or trauma injuries. This practical, hands-on seminar will improve your skills in identifying and treating common injuries of the lower back, hip and groin.

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The Stadium Clinic acknowledges the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation as the traditional custodians of the land on which we are fortunate to work and live, and we recognise their continuing connection to land, water, and community.