He has extensive experience  and interest in managing all sports injuries including but not limited to patellofemoral pain, shoulder instability and post operative rehabilitation including ACL reconstruction, Hip and knee arthroscopy, rotator cuff repair, acromioplasty / sub acromial decompression and shoulder stabilisation. 

Alan also consults at Eastern Suburbs Sports Medicine Centre in Bondi Junction

  • Bachelor Of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) Cumberland College of Health Sciences 1987

  • Grad Dip Sports Physiotherapy Sydney University 1995

  • APA Sports Physiotherapist

  • Service Provider NSW Institute of Sport

Special Interests

  • ACL rehabilitation.

  • Shoulder instability in contact sports.

  • Patellofemoral pain management

  • Osteoarthritis solutions in the active person.

  • Adolescent overuse injuries. (Severs and Osgood Schlatters).

  • Hamstring injury.

  • Lumbar spine stress fracture rehabilitation.


  • Australian Rugby Union Sevens 1998-2009. Approximately 90 international tournaments including 3 World Cups, 1998 (KL), 2002 (Manchester) and 2006 (Melbourne) Commonwealth Games

  • Australia A Rugby Union v British Lions (2001), Japan (2003) and France (2004)

  • Scots College 2008-current

  • NSW U/21 1996-98 Rugby Union

  • Throws coach Scots Athletics 2012-13

  • Cranbrook School Rugby and Athletics 1988-1999

  • Sydney Olympic Games 2000 Football referees

  • Golden Oldies 2011 Centennial Park

Alan's background in sport includes playing for Randwick Rugby Union and a track and field all rounder competing for many years as a junior and senior for the Randwick Botany Harriers. He was also a member of Tamarama Surf Club through the mid 80's -90's.