Sandy is a Sports & Exercise Physician Registrar in the Australasian College of Sports and Exercise Physicians.

He has been a sports medicine GP for 16 years and specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries that arise from both competitive and non-competitive exercise.

He also treats personal medical conditions that may impact on an individual’s ability to exercise, such as osteoarthritis.

Since graduation from medicine in 1991 Sandy has undergone postgraduate training in Radiology (including musculoskeletal ultrasound), General Practice and Sports Medicine.

As part of his practice, Sandy can perform point of care musculoskeletal ultrasound to aid in the diagnosis and management of sports/musculoskeletal injuries. 

Sandy has provided game day coverage across a wide variety of sports, including Australian rules football at the Sturt Football Club (SANFL).

Sandy is also involved with sports medicine education of the general public through the South Australian Sports Medicine Association and health professionals through the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and GPEX Registrar Training scheme. Dr. Kleinschmidt's overall aim is to provide an accurate diagnosis and management plan to enhance the individuals return to sport, physical activity and ultimately a healthier active lifestyle.

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Facebook — February 18, 2019

2019 brings 2 experienced GPs and sports doctors joining us, and the beginning of their specialist training. Excited to welcome Dr Buckley and Kleinschmidt to the SPARC family.

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Facebook — February 15, 2019

Michael featured on a bonus episode of Inside Running Podcast doing what he does best; Educating! #podiatrist

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Facebook — February 11, 2019

️Stocking Archie’s Arch Support Thhongs! $35 ️We mean it when we say these are the comfiest thongs ever and they look like normal thongs!Get in quick before they all sell out!Colours currently in stock: black, navy, coral, white. Coming soon: light blue.

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Facebook — February 07, 2019

No more tying ice packs up with old tea towels and staying still so they don’t slip off!We sell Sideline - Ice n Wraps!Perfect for upper limb and lower limb injuries or recovery. Just fill the bag with ice and strap it on with the comfortable Velcro straps.$35.00Thanks Blake for modelling the ice pack while you wait for your appointment! #sportsinjury #RICER #ice #recovery #joints #pain #injuryrecovery

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