Dr Sam is well known across all forms of media, reaching hundreds of thousands of Aussies every week as a relatable health expert.
His major credits include:
- Dr Kiis with the Kyle and Jackie O Show, broadcasting a regular segment on the Kiis network.
- Health expert for Body and Soul and Kidspot with news.com.au.
- Host of Embarrassing Bodies Down Under and Amazing Medical Stories.
- Regular appearances across all networks as a health expert.
He grew up and studied in Tasmania before moving to Sydney to start his career with the Army as a trained combat medical officer. It was here that he served as the Regimental Medical Officer for the Army’s parachute infantry regiment (3 RAR) and had the honour of being rewarded for his leadership with six deployments – the highlight to Afghanistan as a helicopter retrieval and coalition trauma hospital doctor – caring for injured coalition soldiers and local nationals.
Dr Sam has been a practicing general practitioner since 2005 and is now a director of one of Sydney’s most successful private general practice networks – Your Doctors. Your Doctors services over 50,000 Aussies, where he focuses on a multitude of issues that affect young families aided by his postgraduate training in Sports Medicine and Paediatrics.
As an avid health and fitness ambassador Dr Sam strongly encourages everyone he meets to get out there and start moving. Leading by example Dr Sam keeps himself fit in the gym or in the surf.
Dr Sam is involved in a number of public campaigns and he works closely with various health charities to help look for new ways to educate people in health matters. In 2018 he was proud to be announced as a Life Education Ambassador.
Dr Sam Hay – BMedSci, MBBS(Hons), FRACGP, Graduate Diploma of Sports Medicine, Diploma of Child Health