Hi guys , just a few things that have arisen of late , the most important being the request for expressions of interest in presenting at the 3rd Annual Surfing Doctors Conference in G-land at the G-spot Camp , 17th Sept – 21st Sept . If you are keen , and have a worthy topic […]
Waves have been pumping 6-8ft and Speedies has been on too, the froth is on. The camps are puzzlingly quiet so the surf has been extremely uncrowded- I’d say with the next swell on it’s way, it’s a good time to get out here…. The reef has been eating boards and skin pretty relentlessly… Some […]
Hi all, We’ve come up with an unexpected gap on the G-land roster from 24th June to about mid July. If you are keen, please drop me firstname.lastname@example.org or Phil email@example.com an email ASAP…. Cheers, Preeti
I left WA amongst news of storm threats and high winds and was mighty glad to be heading to some tropical paradise…have settled into G-land Surf Camp (Raymond’s) over the last few days where Dave the photographer, Alfred, Alam, Supriy and the others have been doing a grand job in looking after everyone and keeping […]
Hi guys , just a brief update about the roster at Raymond’s camp . At present we have Tim Sluis doing his bit for the cause . Next up we have Dr Preeti Nirgude heading over from the 9th June until the 24th June . After Preeti , there will be a handover to Dr […]
Every wondered what the most common surfing injuries are? Take a look at this article… http://espn.go.com/action/surfing/blog/_/post/7796297/surfing-most-popular-injuries
4th Year Medical Student, University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ
After driving through a large foamy barrel at Macas on April 20th I was picked up and driven headfirst into the reef. Feeling my wound underwater with my fingers and surfacing in a blood-red frothy circle, I was collected by my crew in the dinghy and deposited on the back deck of “samudra biru”, my […]
The pre-hospital management of an open book fracture in a remote area.
Howzit guys , It’s been a long time coming , but we finally have a section for medical students . This link will have answers to FAQ’s , and information about Electives . Have a read , and maybe give us some feedback . Cheers PC
Hi guys , Good to see the new website is up and rolling !! Lots of interest in the medical kit . Shopping Cart should be up a running soon , but in the interim you can order by contacting me directly . The cost in Oz is 150 Dollars , and we will keep […]
Howzit, and welcome to the 2nd ever Surfdocs newsletter. The reason these are so rare is that I have to type them, and I’m pretty slow. There is however quite a bit of news and information I need to share. No doubt you guys have all been super-busy with your normal, hardworking lives, with the […]
Reconstructive Surgery in Los Angeles, California.
Staff Specialist in Emergency Medicine at the Bunbury Regional Hospital in WA.
Junior doctor Weston Super Mare.
Currently doing my community service year, working in: Department of Anaesthesiology, Frere &Cecelia Makiwane Hospital Complex, East London, South Africa.
Rehabilitation Staff of Orthopedic and Traumatology Unit of Pisa University Hospital.