Dualan
Senior Sports Physiotherapist

Dulan Kodikara

Dulan is an APA titled Sports Physiotherapist with over 10 years of experience

He completed his double masters in Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapy from University of South Australia (UniSA) in 2012 and is currently reading for his PhD on a full scholarship from Federation University, Ballarat. His PhD is on “Head, neck, facial and dental injuries in Australian Community Cricket”.

Dulan has previously worked with the Australian Intellectually Disabled (ID) Cricket Team in 2015 and has served as the head sports physiotherapist for the Sri Lankan Paralympic Athletics Team in 2013. More recently he has worked as on court sports physiotherapist for Basketball during the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. In addition to his strong ties with various sports Dulan has had a training fellowship in 2010 with the Dutch Olympic and Soccer Medical Teams.

In addition Dulan is an Australian Strength and Conditioning Association (ASCA) Level-1 certified Strength & Conditioning Coach. Dulan believes “Prevention is better than cure” and is a strong advocate of injury risk minimization and prevention strategies. He currently consults at our Rowville Clinic weekly on Mondays, Thursdays & Saturdays. 

QUALIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS:

  • Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA)
  • APA tiled Sports Physiotherapist 
  • Sports & Exercise  Group of APA
  • Sports Medicine Australia (SMA)
  • Australian Strength and Conditioning Association (ASCA)
  • Sri Lankan Society of Physiotherapy (SLSP)
  • Indian Association of Physiotherapists (IAP)
 TEAMS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • 2018 - Basketball Venue Sports Physiotherapist, Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast
  • 2018 - Sports Physiotherapist, Renegades Champions League Team
  • 2018 - Sports Physiotherapist, Casey-South Melbourne Premier Cricket Club, Victoria, Australia
  • 2016/2017 - Sports Physiotherapist, Northcote Premier Cricket Club, Victoria, Australia
  • 2017 - Sports Physiotherapist, AFSL, International Cup 2017, Victoria, Australia
  • 2016 - Sports Physiotherapist, Future Stars Cricket Academy, Australia
  • 2015 - Sports Physiotherapist/Trainer, Australian All Abilities National Cricket Team, Cricket Australia, Melbourne, Australia
  • 2013 - Team Head Sports Physiotherapist, Sri Lankan Paralympic Athletic Team, Sri Lanka
  • 2013 - Consultant Sports Physiotherapist, Sri Lankan National Elite Pool Athletes, Sri Lanka
  • 2013 - Consultant Sports Physiotherapist, Sri Lanka Navy Rugby team, Sri Lanka
  • 2013 - Consultant Sports Physiotherapist, University of Peradeniya Sports, Sri Lanka 
  • 2013 - Medical Team member, Adelaide Athletic Track Championships, Adelaide, Australia
  • 2013  - Medical Team member, Oceania Track Cycling Championships, Adelaide, Australia
  • 2012  - Physiotherapist, West Adelaide Football Club, Adelaide, Australia
 
 
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