We Provide Quality Service

18 Years of experience specialising in the diagnosis, management and treatment of all types of sports injuries.

Diagnostic Ultrasound

Therapeutic Ultrasound

Injection Treatments (incl. All Blood Treatments)

Concussion Testing

Injury Rehabilitation Guidelines

Brain Training


Muscle Compartment Pressure Testing

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About Dr Kohler

Dr Kohler has 18 years of experience specialising in the diagnosis, management and treatment of all types of sports injuries.

Dr Kohler Sports Injuries Specialist is a dynamic, leading specialist sports injuries practice located on the Gold Coast. As the only stand-alone, dedicated specialist sports injuries practice in the region; high levels of service delivery and treatment are our top priority.

  • 2014 - Present

    Founder & Medical Director

    Dr Kohler Sports Injuries Specialist™

    DR KOHLER Sports Injuries Specialist™ specialises in treating all sports injuries that occur in athletes of all ages and skill levels. Located on the Gold Coast, the Centre is also the head office for the HeadSmart™ Sports Concussion Programme.

  • 2013 - Present

    Associate Professor

    University of Canberra

    Principal supervisor for Concussion Research relating to balance testing and accelerometer studies

  • 2011 - Present


    HeadSmart™ Sports Concussion Programme

    HeadSmart™ community service initiative that recognizes that the brains of all athletes participating in sport are equally valuable. While the profile of professional athletes as a commodity has commercial value as a point of difference, no price can be placed on the brain.

  • 2011 - 2014

    Brumbies Match Doctor

    Brumbies Rugby

    Provision of onsite specialist medical cover for Brumbies and visiting teams - X-ray and MRI services for Brumbies.

  • 2010 - 2014

    Sports Physician

    Australian Institute of Sport

    Full time sports physician at the Australian Institute of Sport department of sports medicine. Focused on the sports injury management of Australian Olympic & ParaOlympic athletes preparing for the Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games & World Championships.

  • 2004 - 2010

    Full-Time Team Physician

    Stormers Super Rugby

    Comprehensive, all-inclusive medical and injury management for contracted professional rugby players. Sports administrative management of support structures and support staff to optimise professional team performance.

  • 2001 – Present

    Co-Founder & Co-Director

    Sports Concussion South Africa

    National Community based concussion programme in South Africa

  • 2001 – 2010

    Medical Researcher and Team Physician

    South African Rugby Union (SARU)

  • 2000 - 2003

    Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician

    Sports Science Institute of South Africa (SSISA)


Testimonials from patients that have been treated by Dr Kohler.