Dr Dinesh Sirisena – Sports Doctor
38 y.o, 75 kgs, average weekly running mileage 10 -15 kms; short run 4kms long run 10kms, level – recreational
Dr Dinesh Sirisena is a Sports, Exercise and Musculoskeletal Medicine Consultant based at the Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) Sports Medicine Centre, Singapore. While he sees and treats a wide range of sport-related and general MSK conditions, his areas of interest include the hip, the spine and shoulder injuries. In addition to providing rehabilitation and focussed shockwave therapies, Dr Sirisena is also a interventional musculoskeletal sonographer, providing diagnostic ultrasound scanning together with specialised treatments such as ultrasound guided PRP/prolotherapy/high volume/ spinal/peripheral nerve injections and tendon stripping. In Asia, Dr Sirisena is the nominated European Professional Golf Association physician.
In addition to golf, he has worked with a number of elite sports, regularly providing medical services for the Football Association of Singapore, the Singapore Sports Institute and various other events. He was the team physician for Team Singapore at the 2017 South East Asian (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) and 2018 Asian (Palembang, Indonesia) games. Dr Sirisena is also Clinical Senior Lecturer for the Yong Yoo Ling (National University of Singapore) and Clinical Teacher for the Lee Kong Chian (Nanyang Technological University) medical schools.