Dr. Asad Abbas Shah

Dr. Asad Abbas Shah

MBBS, Dip. Sports Medicine

Dr. Asad Abbas Shah is one of the leading and pioneer sports physicians in Pakistan who has represented Pakistan at various National and International sports venues. He is currently serving as Sports Physician in Pakistan Hockey team and Attending Sports Physician in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Mayo Hospital Lahore. Pakistan Hockey Team has been on victory stand many times during his attachment with the team as physician. He has also served as Sports Physician with Pakistan Squash Federation, Pakistan Boxing Federation, Wrestling Federation of Pakistan and Pakistan Baseball team. He has worked in close collaboration with Pakistan Olympic Association, Pakistan Sports Board and Punjab Olympic Association.

Dr. Asad received his medical degree from Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore in 1991 and completed his Diploma in Sports Medicine and Certification in Sports Injuries Management from Osaka Japan. His first national affiliation was with Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in 2000. Later, in 2002, he joined Pakistan Hockey Team and continues to provide his services there. His unique and dynamic expertise has gained recognition in mainstream media as well. Dr. Asad Abbas has hosted morning T.V shows for health and exercise awareness. His articles have been regularly published in leading Newspapers. He has organized various local and national events related to sports injuries and nutrition, and has conducted various workshops on doping and sports injury prevention. He was also the lead organizer of First National Sports Medicine Conference.

Dr. Asad enjoys reading and watching movies.

Special Interests

Sports Medicine
Injury Prevention
Physical Fitness Programs


National Hockey tournament Cairo Egypt 2013 (Silver Medal)
National Tournament 2003 Aicaka La Rial Spain (Silver Medal)
Test Matches against Holland 2003
Test match series against France 2003
6 Nation Tournament Singapore 2004
1st Punjab Games Pakistan-India 2004
SAAF Games Islamabad 2004
6 Nation Tournament KLR Malaysia 2005
Junior World Cup Rotterdam Holland 2005
4 Nation Tournament Singapore 2006
Sultan Azlan Shah Tournament Malaysia 2007
Junior Asia Cup Yangoon Myanmar 2010 (Gold Medal)
Youth Olympics Singapore 2010
Sultan Azlan Shah Tournamnet 2009
Junior Asia Cup Malaysia 2011 (Silver Medal)
4 Nation Tournament Malaysia 2009
Sultan Azlan Shah Tournament 2012
Match series Holland, Germany & Belgium 2012
Sultan Azlan Shah 2013
World hockey League 2013
9 Side Tournament Perth 2013
Asian Champions Trophy Kakamigihara Japan 2013 (Gold Trophy)
Champion Trophy India 2014 (Silver medal)
Asian Games Incheon Korea 2014 (Silver Medal)
Practice tour Australia 2015
Test Series Korea 2015
World Hockey League 2015