Dr. Rui Sales Marques

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine
Golf Medicine 

Clinical director

Born in Porto, was Macau tennis champion for five years, Macau national team tennis player and federated player in Portugal. Was trained by the national coach José Vilela.

Areas of interest
Rehabilitation of sports injuries, due to overload or degenerative process, follow-up of elite athletes, musculoskeletal intervention techniques with ultrasound and fluoroscopy.

Academic Education
Masters degree in Medicine – Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas Abel Salazar – Porto Specialty – Centro Hospitalar do Algarve – Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department
Postgraduate in Sports Medicine – Medicine School, Porto University

Training Abroad
Sports Medicine
– Hospital for Special Surgery – Dr. Peter Moley (USA) / Dr. Jonathan S. Kirschner (USA)
– Espregueira-Mendes Clinic – Sports Centre – FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence – Dragon Stadium – Prof. Dr. João Espregueira Mendes and João Pedro Araújo (POR)
– Centre for High Performance Sant Cugat – Dr. Teresa Pomes, Barcelona (ESP)

Hip Ultrasound Intervention
– Hospital for Special Surgery – Dr. Peter Moley (USA)
– Espregueira-Mendes Clinic – Sports Centre – FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence – Dragon Stadium – João Pedro Araújo (POR)

 

Spine Intervention
– Hospital for Special Surgery – Dr. Peter Moley (USA) / Dr. Jonathan S. Kirschner (USA)

Musculoskeletal and Interventional Radiology
– Hospital for Special Surgery – Dr. Douglas Mintz (USA)
– Espregueira-Mendes Clinic – Sports Centre – FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence – Dragon Stadium – Dr. Rui Aguiar (POR) / Dr. José Carlos Vasconcelos (POR)

TPI Certified (GOLF) – Titleist Performance Institute – Jesus Rodriguez, Madrid (ESP)

Professional activity
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation – Centro Hospitalar do Algarve
Sports Medicine, Golf Medicine and Intervention Musculoskeletal – Hospital Particular do Algarve
Medical staff of Sporting Clube Olhanense soccer team (2013/2014) – Portuguese Soccer 1st league.

 Scientific/Pedagogical activity
Papers published in national and international journals;
1st author in the chapter “Children and exercise” the Heart and Health Conditions section of the book “The most frequent problems and injuries in football. What all shouldnt know, “Prof.Dr.João Espregueira-Mendes, Springer (in press);
Scientific Communication and Presentation of Posters in various national and international conferences;
Co-organizer of National Courses and Congress

Scientific Societies and Positions
SPMFR – Portuguese Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
ISPMR – International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
ESPRM – European Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
ESSKA – European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy ISIS – International Spine Intervention Society
TPI – Titleist Performance Institute Languages Portuguese, Spanish, English and French

Languages
Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.

Medical Team

Our team consists of physicians specialized in treatment of locomotor apparatus injuries