Geoff is a very experienced Sports and Exercise Physician with a background in the RAAF, Flying Doctor Service and general medicine. He was the Medical Director of Alice Springs Masters Games since 1986 – 2013 and Arafura Games since 1991.
Geoff’s professional interests professionally are very broad, having treated all sports for many years both in coverage, treatment and prevention. Prevention programs are one of his specialities in active people or those wishing to be active.
As a specialist in Sports and Exercise Medicine, Geoff is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians.
Consultant Medical Officer for the Summer and Winter Australian Paralympic team
He has been the consultant to the Northern Territory Institute of Sport
Has been team doctor to the Australian Men’s Hockey team
Chief medical officer to V8 Supercars in Darwin 1999-2000
Sports Physician at 2000 Sydney Olympics and Paralympics 2008
1st president and Foundation member of Sports Medicine Australia (Currently vice president and publicity officer)
Consulting in Darwin and Alice Springs since 1990
Keen cyclist- 250km+/week, competing in Alice Masters
Bushwalking /Trekking in Nepal and Malaysia
Certified Scuba Diver
Aviation Pilot- Aviation Examiner, Commercial Pilot
We are booked out for approximately a month in advance at our Darwin Clinic. However, understanding the nature of Sports Medicine, we will do our best to accommodate acute sporting injuries.
Geoff consults every 6-8 weeks in Alice Springs at Bath St Medical, contact Sandy Thompson at Territory Sportsmedicine on 89416677 for appointments.