Dr Tane Eunson

Dr Tane Eunson

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S., UWA)
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Movement (Sport Psychology), 1st Class Honours (BSc. Hons., UWA)
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology (BSc., University of Canterbury, NZ)

Current Team Doctor to:

  • Touch Football Australia (Touch) – National Team Doctor
  • Peel Thunder (WAFL) - Team Doctor
  • Perth Glory (Soccer) – Away Team Doctor
  • Perth Glory Youth-League (Soccer) – Match Day Doctor

Former Team Doctor to:

  • South Fremantle Football Club (WAFL) – Team Doctor
  • Bledisloe Cup (Rugby) – Concussion Doctor
  • Western Force U20s (Rugby) – Team Doctor
  • Crusaders (Rugby) – Perth Tour Doctor
  • Western Force (Rugby) – Match Day and Stitch Doctor

Memberships

  • Australasian College of Sport & Exercise Physicians
  • Sports Medicine Australia
  • Sports Medicine New Zealand
  • Te Ora Māori Medical Practitioner’s Society

Publications & Research

  • MPhil (UWA) in progress; “The use of artificial intelligence for injury prevention in professional rugby players”
  • Honours Dissertation (UWA); “The effect of cue words and self-efficacy on flow states and performance during tennis serving”.
  • Online blogger/author at Life in the Fast Lane.com

Personal Interests

Tane has had a lifelong passion for sport, having played a wide variety from rugby to volleyball and badminton to rowing, from social to representative levels on both sides of the Tasman. These days Tane plays touch football whilst enjoying running, cycling and kayaking.

Areas of Interest

  • Concussion
  • Injury prevention
  • Contact sports medicine
  • Endurance sports medicine
  • Racket sports medicine
  • Sport psychology
  • Indigenous health

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Past and Present Affiliations

  • Triathlon International Triathlon Union
  • Football Federation Australia
  • Swimming Australia
  • Westcoast Eagles
  • Australian Boomers
  • Precision Biomechanics
  • Western Force
  • Aquatic Super Series Western Australia
  • Cricket Australia
  • Sports Medicine Australia
  • Australasian College of Sports Physician
  • The Royal College of General Practitioners
  • Life Care
  • Front Runner
  • Kokkaburras
  • Catalyst Nutrition Dietetics
  • Westcoast Fever
  • Cloud Running
  • Netball Australia
  • Cirque Du Soleil
  • Perth Wildcats