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 Dr. Ned Chambers - Director


Ned H. Chambers, MD attended Stanford University on a football scholarship from 1969-1973. At Stanford he threw the javelin on the track team and played varsity lacrosse. He was first introduced to rugby while attending Stanford overseas in England. He earned his MD degree from the University of Cincinnati. During medical school, he played winger for one of the local men's teams, the Cincinnati Wolfhounds. While he was doing a three-month clerkship in emergency medicine in Dublin, Ireland, Dr. Chambers played for the Monkstown, RFC.

After completing a family practice residency, he started a private practice in the town he grew up in, Point Loma, in San Diego, CA. He served as the OMBAC team physician from 1988-1991 and was team physician for the Eagles' New Zealand tour in 1989. He was team physician for America's Cup defender, A3, from 1991-1995 and served as a medical consultant to challengers, New Zealand, Japan, and Australia.

Dr. Chambers professional activities include: San Diego Academy of Family Physicians; former President, Chief of Staff, Harbor View Hospital; and California Medical Association delegate. He is medical advisor to Accuelaser and Achievemed.

He has been married to Annie for 19 years and has two sons, Evan and Alec, ages 10 and 7. He is grooming Evan to be a wing forward!