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Dr David Eckerman


  • Amputee
  • Cardiac
  • Falls and Balance
  • Musculo-Skeletal
  • Neurological
  • Oncology
  • Orthopaedic
  • Pain
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Reconditioning
  • Stroke
  • Trauma
  • Vestibular Medical Conditions

Dr David Eckerman MBBS, FAFRM(RACP) is a Senior Rehabilitation Physician specialising in neurological rehabilitation, spinal medicine, brain injury rehabilitation, geriatric and orthopaedic rehabilitation.

He has a particular interest in spasticity/dystonia management, botulinum toxin therapeutic use, stroke rehabilitation and neurodegenerative diseases, as well as movement disorder rehabilitation, musculoskeletal medicine and rehabilitation in chronic pain.

He studied his primary degree in Medicine at the Central University of Venezuela. He then worked as a general practitioner in a rural post setting in the mountains in Caracas, Venezuela before migrating to Australia.

Dr Eckerman completed his rehabilitation training in Sydney. When not at work Dr Eckerman loves riding his bicycle on the roads of the Sunshine Coast, his mountain bike in the National Parks and skiing in Winter.

He also enjoys spending time with his family and indulging in good gastronomy and cooking.

Dr Eckerman is also fluent in Spanish.

To arrange an appointment or referral, please phone Eden Private Hospital on 07 5472 6472.


50 Maple Street, Cooroy QLD 4563

Phone: 07 5472 6472
Fax: 07 5447 7592