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Dr Noah Whitehead

Sport and Exercise Physician

MBChB, MMedSci, FACSEP

 
 

Noah is a Sport and Exercise Physician at Axis and completed his fellowship training in Auckland after initially working and training in Christchurch in both Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.  He has been involved with a number of sports teams and events including with Canterbury NPC and New Zealand U20 rugby teams. 

Noah has also completed a Masters of Health Sciences involving research on shoulder joint laxity and instability. 

Noah is interested in all areas of musculoskeletal and sports medicine including ultrasound guided procedures, acute injury management and helping patients to stay active and healthy through exercise based rehabilitation.

 

 
 

Team Involvement and Achievements:

 

Current

  • Tournament Doctor World Sevens Series – Hamilton 2020

Previous:

  • NZ U20 Rugby Doctor, 2016 – 2018

  • Heineken Open Tournament Doctor, 2017 - 2018

  • Canterbury NPC rugby 2015-2017

  • Monteiths Coast to Coast Event Doctor, 2014 – 2016

  • Christchurch City Marathon Event Doctor, 2015, 2016

  • Davis Cup Tennis Doctor, 2015

  • NZ Blacksticks Mens hockey tour to Malaysia 2015

 

 

Other team members:

 

Dr Tony Edwards

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Graham Paterson

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Chris Hanna

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Mark Fulcher

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr James McGarvey

Sport and Exercise Physician

Mr Simon Young

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Craig Panther

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Dan Exeter

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Sarah Beable

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Simon Kim

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Julie Shamlaye

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Simon Baker

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Adam Castricum

Sport and Exercise Physician

Dr Colleen Winstanley

Sport and Exercise Medicine Registrar

Dr Stephen Kara

Sport and Exercise Medicine Registrar

Dr Amitesh Kumar

Sport and Exercise Medicine Registrar

Hannah Crosswell

Clinical Exercise Physiologist (CEP)

Dane Baker

Performance Dietitian

Mr Rob Elliott

Orthopaedic Surgeon