Ara Suppiah, MD

PGA Tour Doctor, ER Physician, and Chief Wellness Officer and Medical Analyst on the Golf Channel

Member of the Nurish.Me Advisory Board


A lifelong athlete, Dr. Ara Suppiah knows what it takes for an athlete to achieve his or her potential and thrives on creating optimal health in each of his patients. He studied Medicine at Liverpool University in the United Kingdom and practiced medicine all around the world for last 20 years. During his career, Dr. Ara has been a physician on the European Tour, multiple European Ryder Cup Teams and most recently on the PGA Tour establishing himself as a pioneer in the fast developing field of Golf Medicine & Wellness. Currently, Dr. Ara is a highly sought after personal physician on the PGA and LPGA Tour, treating an A list roster that includes Henrik Stenson, Justin Rose, Steve Stricker, Ian Poulter, Hunter Mahan and Anna Nordqvist. He is a practicing ER Physician & Chief Wellness Officer for Florida Emergency Physician and an Assistant Professor in Clinical Medicine at the University of Central Florida Medical School in the heart of the newly constructed Lake Nona medical city. In March 2014, Dr. Ara was appointed as the first Medical Analyst on the Golf Channel. Previously he has been featured in the BBC series Trauma. Relentlessly passionate about maximizing health and athletic performance, Dr. Ara authored "Lose Weight and Feel Great now: The Insider's Prescription to Turbocharging your Life!" in November 2013.