Dr Paul Bloomfield

MBBS FACSP

Dr Bloomfield has extensive experience with various sports and has been involved with numerous elite and professional teams. He has been recently appointed to the role of Chief Medical Officer for the NRL. He was the team doctor/chief medical officer for the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles NRL rugby league team for 13 years (2000 - 2012). He was the team doctor for the Northern Spirit NSL soccer club throughout its entire history. He has also worked extensively with the Australian Men’s Volleyball Team and was the assistant medical officer for the St. George rugby league team prior to joining Manly and returned to the St George Illawarra Dragons NRL team for 2013 as their consultant sports physician/shared team doctor. Other sport coverage has included numerous Brooks Triathlon series at Kurnell, mountain bike and skateboard competitions and the Soccer Australia senior men’s team. He is also on the medical panel of the ASP (Association of Surfing Professionals) and has previously worked with SOAR (Sports Orthopaedics And Rehabilitation) providing injury and medical management to coal mines on the south coast and southern highlands of NSW.

For over 15 years Dr Bloomfield has also assisted orthopaedic surgeons at the Mater Hospital in Crows Nest. His primary assisting is with knee arthroscopic and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructions as well as knee replacement surgery. He has also assisted with shoulder/upper limb, hip and foot/ankle surgery.
Dr Paul Bloomfield Dr Paul Bloomfield Dr Paul Bloomfield