The Riverside Sports Medicine Fellowship Program is a one-year ACGME accredited fellowship program sponsored by the Riverside Methodist Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program.
The sports medicine fellowship is made up of the sports medicine fellowship teaching physicians of Max Sports Medicine, McConnell Sports Medicine, community-based orthopedic surgeons, other physician specialties, nutrition specialists and sports psychologists.
Fellowship Director: Jason Diehl, M.D.
The program has four three-month educational rotations allowing for both continuity and diversity. During each rotation, the fellow will gain experiences in sports medicine, orthopedics, athletic team management and related specialties. In addition to sports medicine, related specialty training will include but not be limited to the following: musculoskeletal radiology, sports orthopedics, hand orthopedics, foot and ankle orthopedics, PM&R, stress testing, exercise testing and musculoskeletal ultrasound. Furthermore, academic endeavors will be obtained through presentations at national and local conferences, individual mentoring, directed readings and local workshops.
The fellowship is open to physicians who have successfully completed an accredited residency in family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, physical medicine and rehabilitation, emergency medicine or internal medicine and pediatrics.
The Riverside Sports Medicine Fellowship Program will train physicians to be confident and competent in providing medical and musculoskeletal care for athletes and physically active individuals. The graduates will be able to manage patients in a clinical setting, community setting and in an athletic department. The graduates will further be able to successfully perform the duties as a team physician, clinical educator, health care team leader and community leader for health and wellness.
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See the residents currently enrolled in the Riverside Methodist Hospital Sports Medicine Residency Program.
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