Welcome To Jason Le Roux

Fresh out of a stint in G-Land, this is our latest Surfing Doctor, from Namibia. Nationality: Namibian Home-break: In and around Cape Town, South Africa Go-to board: 5’8” twin-keel fish Step-up Dims: 6’9”-19.75”-3” Favourite Pro Surfer: Dave Rastovich Most inspirational surfer of all time, and why? My mom, taught me to surf, and inspires me […]

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A Big Welcome To Dr William Lunger

  Dr William Lunger, physician and surfer, and yet another goofy-footer. Originally from Virginia, near Washington DC, Dr Lunger has been taking long Indonesia surf trips after his medical training. He enjoys assisting fellow surfers with their inevitable injuries. He is a general practitioner. He has one year of Emergency Medicine residency training at Sinai-Grace […]

Karl Norinder Joins Surfing Doctors

Karl Norinder Joins Surfing Doctors

It’s not often that we have a Swedish Specialist climbing on board, but we now we do, as Karl Norinder Joins Surfing Doctors Karl Norinder is a Swedish Specialist in General Practice, a keen surfer and a Sports Doctor. He’s also the first natural-footer to join in quite a while. We get to know him. […]

Maxim Devine Joins The Surfing Doctors

A big warm welcome to our latest goofy-footer Maxim Devine   Nationality: Australian    Current Work Position: Surgical RMO at Royal Melbourne    Home break: Grew up surfing Tasmania’s east coast & peninsula – Eaglehawk Neck.    What sort of wave is it? Fun beach breaks and some reefs     Fave surf destination / […]

Our Latest Recruit is Daniel Binks.

A keen surfer and currently a medical student, Dan Binks has joined Surfing Doctors NATIONALITY:  Australian CURRENT POSITION: Final year med student, Albany WA SURF TRAVEL EXPERIENCE: Extensive travel through Indonesia LOCAL BREAKS: Albany and Denmark FAVOURITE SURF DESTINATION: Esperance, Western Australia. TRAVEL EXPERIENCE: New Zealand, Indonesia, Thailand, Borneo, China, Japan, South Africa, Mauritius, England, […]

Welcome to Our Latest Member Australian RMO Chester Smith

Our latest Surfing Doctors recruit, Chester Smith. Nationality: Australian Current Work Position: RMO Home break: Rennies What sort of wave is it? Beachie Fave surf destination/country: North West Tasmania. Places  that you have visited: Western AUstralia Current go-to board make and dims: HS 5’7 Untitled Big barrels or big turns: Big turns Heaviest surfing experience: Bluff General […]

We have a new goofy-footer in the ranks.

Our Latest Member: Tom Forney

We have a new goofy-footer in the ranks. Nationality: USA Current Work Position: Hawaii Emergency Physicians Associated (ER group covering 12 hospitals across 4 islands in Hawaii). I live on the north shore of Oahu and particularly enjoy working in our under-resourced rural hospitals. I also do a fair amount of administrative work as Chief […]

William Newman Joins Surfing Doctors

A warm welcome to William, a goofy-footer and 5th-year medical student.   This is how Billy introduced himself. ” I grew up on the mid-north coast of NSW and have surfed all my life, with multiple overseas surfing trips with my family. Further, in studying at JCU in North Queensland I have developed a keen […]

Position Available in Dunsborough

The Position Our client is seeking a VR GP to join their medical practice, working a minimum of four days per week. The medical centre will be open six days a week, Monday to Friday 8 am – 5 pm and Saturdays 8 am – 12 pm. Doctors who hold a special interest will be […]

Dr Lynch Joins Surfing Doctors.

It’s a warm welcome to Dr Lynch, who recently joind the Surfing Doctors.       Dr Jeremy Lynch is a current JHO at Gold Coast likely with aspirations down an ED pathway.    Dr Lynch is lucky enough to live at Kirra and is a keen surfer on the Gold Coast. He is recently […]

Nuno Abreu Joins The Surfing Doctors

Nuno Abreu Joins The Surfing Doctors We now have a Portuguese General Surgeon in our ranks. Nationality: Portuguese Current working position: General Surgeon in the Lisbon area. Local surf break: I grew up riding waves in Carcavelos and many other breaks surrounding Lisbon. My first wave was near a town called Odemira, in the south […]

Andrew Ekhardt Joins The Surfing Doctors

We are stoked to announce Dr Andrew Ekhardt as our latest member of the Surfing Doctors. An Australian, Andrew currently works at the Prince Of Wales Hospital, New Soth Wales.   Nationality: Australian. Current position: RMO at Prince of Wales Hospital, NSW. Local Breaks: Eastern Beaches of Sydney. Favourite surf destination: Mentawai Islands, Indonesia. Surf […]

Dr Anna Stessel Joins Surfing Doctors

We would like to welcome Dr Anna Stessel to The Surfing Doctors Nationality: Russian Education: Doctor of Dental Surgery, PhD fellow Central research institute of stomatology and maxillofacial surgery, Ministry of Health of Russian Federation. Current Position: Oral surgeon, dentist, implant and reconstructive surgery specialist. Local Surf Spots: In Moscow, there is no ocean, so […]

Surfing Doctors Welcomes Davin Clarke

Our latest member is Irish-born surfer and Doctor Davin Clarke. Welcome to The Surfing Doctors.   Davin: I’m a 28-year-old UK trained Doctor with an interest in Emergency Medicine. I started surfing in Ireland where I grew up when I was 17/18 and didn’t really appreciate how good the waves were at the time. I […]

A Warm Welcome To Angus Loraine

It’s a big welcome to Australian surfer and Doctor Angus Loraine, who recently joined the Surfing Doctors. Nationality: Australian Current Position: Intensive care PHO Local Surf Spots: South Stradbroke, Gold Coast Mermaid Beach, Gold Coast Casuarina, Northern NSW. Favourite Surf Destination: Anywhere north of Newcastle and South of Gold Coast. An amazing piece of coastline. […]

Francis ‘Frank’ McCleod Joins The Surfing Doctors Party

Another hard-charger has joined the ranks, and is already frothing to get involved and to get out there doing the good Surfing Doctors work. It’s a big welcome to Emergency Nurse Frank McCleod from Perth. Nationality: Australian. Grew up in Perth, and lived in New South Wales  for 13 years. Currently living in Cowaramup, south […]

Swiss Surfer Dr James Geiger Joins Surfing Doctors

We would like to welcome Dr James Geiger to the Surfing Doctors organisation. Hailing from Switzerland, Dr Geiger is a well-traveled for a land-locked surfer and we look forward to working with him in the future. Name: James Geiger Nationality: Swiss Current Position: Resident in Gynecology and oncoplastic surgery at University hospital Basel, Switzerland Favourite […]

Dr David Mulder Joins The Team

It’s a hearty welcome to Dr David Mulder, a natural-footed charger currently based in Newcastle. Profile: Dr Mulder is a PGY2 resident currently working in Newcastle, Current plans and goals? I’m not sure what direction I’ll head in long term so taking next year to locum, travel, surf and maybe find some direction. Surfing background […]

New Zealander Dr Jeremy Wild Joins The Team

With Cloudbreak and John John Florence listed as his favourites, Dr Wild tells us a little about himself. Name: Dr Jeremy Wild Nationality: New Zealand (Kiwi) Current Position: Surgical Registrar, Tauranga Hospital, New Zealand Local breaks: Tay Street, Matakana Island Surf travel experience: Fiji, Maldives , Philippines, Bali, Nusa Lembongan, California, Sri Lanka, Australia, Costa […]

Warm Welcome To Welsh Surfer and Doctor Josh Davies

A big welcome to a hardcore and well-traveled surfer Dr Joshua Davies   Nationality Welsh Current Position: Locum SHO in Cornwall, UK Local breaks: Droskyn/Porthtowan/Godrevy Surf Travel Experience: Bali, Lombok, Sri Lanka, Mexico, France, Spain, Portugal, Morocco and the Western Sahara. Education: Ysgol Uwchradd Tregaron. University of Bristol – BSC Anatomy and Medicine. Who is […]