Dr. Sophie Armstrong
MBChB FACSEP MSc SEM
Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician
Dr. Sophie Armstrong is a Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician, completing her specialist training with the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians. Sophie also has a Masters Degree in Sport and Exercise Medicine from Bath University, UK.
Sophie is a Director of North Sydney Sports Medicine Centre, the first multidisciplinary Sport and Exercise Medicine clinic in Australia, founded in 1989; she also consults at Hills Sports Medicine.
Sophie provides specialist Sport and Exercise Medicine care to all ages with acute and chronic issues for recreational and elite athletes, injured workers, and to those trying to keep active in day-to-day life.
Keeping patients active and healthy is fundamental to Sophie’s management; this encompasses a collaborative and patient centered approach and prompt communication to all involved practitioners.
Patients can expect a sound overview and understanding of their condition with an appropriate strategy moving forward.
Sophie has an interest and expertise in all things Netball being Netball Australia’s Chief Medical Officer, Head Doctor to the Australian Netball Diamonds, and Head Doctor to Giants Netball. Sophie will also be part of the Australian Medical Team at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in 2018.
Sophie continues to be a medical provider for the NSW Institute of Sport (NSWIS) performing medical screenings for their professional and elite sponsored athletes; previous experience includes care to a number of elite teams, clubs and competitions across a variety of sports.