Dr Jason Suter

Specialisations: Sports & Exercise Medicine; Travel Medicine; Team Physician

Interests: Biomechanics of running and racquet sports and their injuries; Tendonopathies; Musculoskeletal injuries in rugby; Hip and groin injuries. Concussion management.

Qualifications: MBBCh (Wits); M.Phil (SEM) (UCT); Certificate of competence in Travel Medicine (Wits)

Dr JASON SUTER is one of the founding partners at Cape Sports Medicine , he is currently Team physician at Team UAE Emirates, a world tour cycling team, and Cape Town City FC. He previously held the position of Chief Medical Officer at DHL Stormers and Western Province Rugby, a post he held for 8 years. He has also been the team physician for the Proteas cricket team; as well as the SA A and SA U21 Rugby teams.

He’s currently a Director at Cape Sports Medicine with a specific interest in hip and groin injuries, chronic tendonopathies, rugby and football related medicine and injuries including concussion as well as running, cycling and racquet sport biomechanics and their associated injuries.

Jason plays league squash and has sweated through a Comrades and 5 Two Ocean Marathons, a Cape Argus cycle tour plus swum five Midmar miles.

Articles

Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport