Dr Sam Hay – BMedSci, MBBS(Hons), FRACGP, Graduate Diploma of Sports Medicine, Diploma of Child Health
Sam is a practicing Australian GP and can regularly be seen throughout the media. Sam has hosted Amazing Medical Stories on Channel Nine, and was one of the charismatic presenters of Embarrassing Bodies Down Under. Sam regularly writes for popular parenting resource kidspot.com.au and the HIF Healthy Lifestyle blog, and is the resident doctor for The Today Show on Sundays and the Kyle and Jackie O radio show on KIIS.
A former Senior Medical Officer in the Royal Australian Army Medical Corps, Dr Sam has been working in general practice since 2005 and is currently a partner in one of Sydney’s most successful GP practices, Your Doctors™.
Sam has also appeared as a medical expert on Studio 10 as well as on radio stations Sea FM and Triple M. Previously Sam was an ambassador for Beer, the Beautiful Truth campaign.
Dr Sam started his military career at the 1st Health Support Battalion with the Parachute Surgical Team – a small scale highly mobile hospital, able to respond within hours to any emergency, anywhere in the world, specifically by parachute. He found his most challenging trip was to Afghanistan, where he led a small medical team that integrated with an American helicopter based retrieval team. They were responsible for retrieving injured soldiers from the combat zone, and evacuating them back to the military hospitals.
Dr Sam is a self-confessed health and fitness advocate who can be found in the gym or the surf.
Dr Sam is available for speaking and media engagements on topics regarding general health and wellness. Of particular interest to Dr Sam are topics in the following areas:
Health and Wellbeing
Diet and Exercise
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