Entries by Eloise

Does exercise weaken or boost your immune system?

Written by Dr DR MONA SHABGHAREH Every day our immune system protect us from a lot of pathogenic microbes and viruses that we are constantly exposed to. Immune function can be influenced by many factors such as genetics, stress, aging, nutrition, sleep and physical activity level. Recent researches have revealed that a person’s level of […]

Exercise and diabetes type 1, what you should know!

By Dr Mona Shabghareh In patients with diabetes type one, the Pancreas’ ability to produce insulin is impaired. Therefore, this type of diabetic patients needs insulin replacement therapy to maintain their blood glucose level in the normal range. It is critical to take a proper dose of insulin to prevent hypo-glycemia or low blood glucose […]

Welcome Dr Matt Chamberlain!

MP Sports Physicians are very excited to announce that Dr Matt Chamberlain will be joining the team. Matt will be consulting from our Narre Warren rooms, starting in early September. Welcome Matt!

MP SPORTS PHYSICIANS COVID PLAN – 03/08/20

Effective August 3 2020 With the announcement of Stage 4 restrictions by the State Government today,our COVID 19 plan has been updated as follows: NON-CLINICAL STAFF Non clinical staff will wear face masks and face shields at all times within the clinic, except when eating and drinking. Face masks may be disposable surgical masks  or […]

Get to know our doctors!

DR MONA SHABGHAREH Mona joined the MP Sports Physicians team earlier this year. Mona consults from our Narre Warren rooms on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Mona obtained her medical degree and Bachelor of Medical Science at Shiraz University of Medical Science (Iran) in 2009.  Since then, Mona has been practicing in the field of Sport and […]

Generalized Hypermobility

When should I be concerned? Article written by Dr Mona Shabghareh Basically a hyper mobile joint means a joint that can move easily beyond its normal expected range and having more than two hyper mobile joints is called generalized hyper mobility. Although having hyper mobile joints is very common especially in young females and it […]

COVID-19 UPDATE JULY 2020

MP Sports Physicians COVID infection control policy Effective Friday 10th July 2020 In light of recent surges in COVID 19 infections in Victoria, the decision has been made to further tighten our infection control policy. PATIENTS Patients attending the clinic are encouraged to wear masks if they have access to one. Patients should not attend […]

Covid -19 Update – June

COVID 19 policy effective 20/6/20 Unfortunately, the number of cases of Covid 19 in Victoria continues to increase. This means that we are unable to return to normal as quickly as we had hoped. Please remember that the reasons behind this are based on the health and safety of all our patients and staff. WHAT […]

School Holidays Hours – Mornington Clinic

Over the school holidays our available hours at Mornington will be reduced. We are still available at our Frankston and Narre Warren rooms. Please feel free to contact us there. Ph 9770 2398 Mornington closed: Tuesday 30th June Wednesday 1st July Monday 6th July Tuesday 7th July Wednesday 8th July

MP SPORTS PHYSICIANS COVID 19 POLICY

    Effective May 27 2020 As a result of the excellent response in Australia to COVID 19, restrictions have been relaxed earlier than expected. HOWEVER, we still need to be vigilant as COVID is a highly contagious virus and could quickly escalate again. At MP Sports Physicians, we will continue to offer telehealth appointments […]