Medion corporation, was co-founded in 2000 by Dr. Douglas W. Stoddard, a Canadian sport medicine physician, and Sharon Ellis, a former international level 400m track athlete and Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder. Sharon has a background in health care and medical sales and marketing and oversees the company as its’ President. Douglas, after becoming an M.D, obtained further expertise by gaining a Masters Degree in Sport Medicine from the Australian Institute of Sport. This world renowned degree is designed specifically for physicians seeking sport medicine as a specialty. Both Douglas and Sharon enjoy an active lifestyle and compete as age group triathletes.
Douglas works daily as a sport medicine doctor. He formulates all of Medion's products based on his years of clinical experience that comes with consulting over 20,000 patients. Collectively, these patients are responsible for what is created at Medion, that is, medically formulated products based on scientific principles that have been tried and tested in real life. Medion’s products have proudly helped countless numbers of athletes all over the world both train harder and compete more successfully. This list includes both gold medal Olympians and weekend warriors. They enjoy a solid reputation in the athlete world for, among other things, their physiological electrolyte profiles, high glycemic indices, high gastrointestinal tolerability, light flavours and low sweetness levels. Especially in challenging hot environments, athletes are pushing ever harder, demanding more of themselves, and of their sport nutrition products. Not a day goes by when we aren’t re-examining something about our products and company, continuing to strive to help you get better at what you do by being better at what we do.
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Sharon T. Ellis BSc (Hons)
Douglas W. Stoddard MD, M Sport Med, Dip Sport Med, ES