About Dr Ameer Ibrahim
Dr Ameer Ibrahim specialises in non-surgical treatments for tendinopathies, osteoarthritis and sporting injuries. He has a special interest in regenerative medicine, platelet rich plasma (PRP) and hyaluronic acid treatments for osteoarthritis using ultrasound-guided techniques.
Dr Ibrahim is a Sports and Exercise Physician who graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1994. He has had over 20 years of sports medicine experience, dealing with professional and elite athletes and teams across a number of different sports. Dr Ibrahim is a co-founder of Sydney Sportsmed Specialists in Sydney CBD and Sydney Sports Medicine Centre at Sydney Olympic Park.
He has held posts with the Australian Socceroos, Olyroos and junior Australian soccer teams, Sydney FC and is currently the Chief Medical Officer for the Sydney Roosters in the National Rugby League. He has travelled with the Australian Cricket Team to Sri Lanka as the team doctor and was involved in Australia’s Twenty20 and One Day International matches. He covered the gold medal football game at the 2000 Sydney Olympics and has been involved in the medical team of the Sydney Roosters Rugby League Club for over 10 years. He is currently a FIFA sports medicine instructor for the Asian Football Confederation with involvement in the 2006 World Cup in Germany, 2010 World Cup in South Africa and 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Dr Ibrahim completed his Part II Fellowship examinations for the Australasian Collage of Sport and Exercise Physicians in 2004, which included 4 years of full-time training in sports medicine. He is also a Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine (Ireland) and a Fellow of the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine (UK). Dr Ibrahim has published research into hip and groin injuries in professional soccer players.
Dr Ibrahim’s keen interest in injury prevention, injury treatment and rehabilitation, allows him to see patients from school aged children to elite athletes. He sees a wide variety of WorkCover injuries and second opinions for insurance companies and legal firms.