Dr Duncan Sullivan is a Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician whose expertise covers sporting injuries, disorders of athletic medicine. He is trained in diagnostic ultrasound and ultrasound guided injections.
Dr Duncan Sullivan trained in Perth as a Sport and Exercise Medicine Physician, and became one of the inaugural Fellows of the Australasian College of Sports Physicians (now known as the Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians) in 1991. Having worked in multidisciplinary clinics, and provided medical cover for World Championships in Triathlon, Cycling, and Swimming, and for WAFL football and fun runs, Duncan has acquired various practical treatment skills and strategies. These include manual therapy, trigger point injections and dry needling, taping, exercise prescription and joint injections. He can advise on bicycle set up, foot mechanics and orthotic correction, and prolotherapy for the Sacro-Iliac joint. He performs measurement of compartment pressures, and cortisone iontophoresis for the treatment of tendinosis and superficial inflammatory conditions. More recently he has acquired diagnostic ultrasound skills and performs injections under ultrasound guidance when required.
He has been Australian Junior cross country champion, WA state champion in running (800m, 1500m, 5000m), orienteering, mountain bike orienteering, and mountain bike XC racing (Super Masters), and competed at a high level in Triathlon and Windsurfer course racing. He understands the needs and demands of athletes and those who exercise.
Dr Sullivan's primary consultation rooms are at Sports Medicine Glengarry, Duncraig. He also consults at Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre on Tuesday afternoons and Thursday mornings.