Dr. Hans Tol
Sports medicine physician - AMC
Hans (Johannes L) Tol is a Dutch trained Sports Medicine Physician who previously worked with international athletes from several Dutch sports associations and professional football clubs.
He has a strong background in research with a PhD in which he studied Anterior Ankle Joint Impingement and continues to supervise ongoing PhD projects on Achilles tendinopathy, groin and hamstring injuries. He has published extensively in international peer-reviewed journals, including the NEJM, JAMA, AJSM and BJSM.
Besides his clinical work and research projects, he carried out extensive sports medical fieldwork through positions in two professional soccer clubs and, on an incidental basis, National Baseball, National Handball team, the Dutch Squash and Golf Association. Since 2004 he worked for the Royal Dutch Football Association and since 2008 he was assigned as Sports Physician of the U21 National Soccer Team. From 1982-1988 he played in the highest youth and U21 teams of a Dutch professional premier league soccer team.