Ever since the launch of the Centre for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine in 2004, we have been dedicated to football medicine. In our pioneering project in cooperation with SAFA and funded by the National Lottery, we could put our centre's mission to life: to promote participation, performance and life skills for young male and female player and develop football in South Africa.
As a player, you will benefit from our expertise in
Our experienced staff includes two sports physicians, a rehabilitation specialist a physical therapist, two exercise physiologists, one of them specialised in applied biomechanics. As the Centre of Specialisation for Football by SAFA and SASCOC (South African Confederation of Sports and Olympic Committee), our centre trains the future generation of specialists in football medicine.
Your contact at the FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence at Wits University:
Dr Demitri Constantinou
Centre for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine
School of Therapeutic Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
University of the Witwatersrand
Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
Tel +27 11 717-3372