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Sports Physician Registrars

Sydney Sports Medicine Centre is a centre for training doctors undertaking specialisation from the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians. Here are the current registrars.

A doctor's referral is not required to see them.

  • Dr Bikram Karmakar

    Dr Bikram Karmakar completed his medical degree from the University of New South Wales in 2011. He completed his residency training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney. Since then, he has extensive experience working in orthopaedics in Canberra and Newcastle as well as regional NSW. Dr Karmakar also completed a Master of Surgery at University of Sydney in 2015. He is also a Fitness Australia registered Exercise Professional.

    Dr Karmakar has extensive experiences providing medical coverage for various sporting organisations. He works currently as a doctor for Cricket Australia. Dr Karmakar has also worked as a doctor in the NRL, NSWRL, Shute Shield, A-league and for Combat Sports NSW.

    Dr Karmakar values the importance of managing patients holistically and providing individualised treatments. He is interested in both acute and chronic conditions, both musculoskeletal and medical. Dr Karmakar stays up to date with best practice and has presented at various international conferences.

     Consults Thursdays

    Dr Bikram Karmakar - Sport & Exercise Physician Registrar
    1. Dr Bikram Karmakar
  • Dr Benjamin Weber

    Dr Benjamin Weber is a Sport and Exercise Medicine registrar. He completed his medical degree with Honours at the University of Notre Dame in Sydney, and holds a graduate diploma in anatomy by dissection from the University of New England.

    Ben is the club doctor for the Eastern Suburbs Rugby Club and is an assistant doctor at the Sydney Swans. He works as a surgical assistant for a number of orthopaedic surgeons across Sydney. He previously worked for several years as an orthopaedic registrar in the NSW public hospital system, before gaining entry to the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians training scheme.

    Ben has also gained experience working as the team doctor for the Sydney National Rugby Championship team, the Cronulla Sharks Women’s rugby league team and the New Zealand Warriors reserve grade team. He has also worked as an expedition doctor on the Kokoda Track.

    In 2019, Ben published an article on the benefits of exercise for the Australian Doctor. He has also published research on lumbar spine fusion surgery for the ANZ Journal of Surgery and has recently published research in collaboration with the AFL on the management of player mental health.

    Ben’s sporting interests are many and varied, though he is most passionate about golf.

    Rebate information: No GP referral is needed to see Dr Weber. All patients will get a rebate from Medicare

    Dr Benjamin Weber - Sport & Exercise Physician Registrar
    2. Dr Benjamin Weber

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