Patient Care

Primary Care Sport Medicine brings together specialty services from the Department of Orthopedics, Family Medicine, and Rehabilitation Medicine to offer multi-disciplinary services to athletes.

Education

The Sports Medicine Program which provides comprehensive training and experience in sports medicine.

Research

The University of Washington Sports Medicine section is actively engaged in scholarly activities and research.

The University of Washington Department of Family Medicine Sports Medicine Section strives to deliver exceptional clinical care to active people of all ages and abilities, develop innovative and ground-breaking clinical programs which are supported by and produce relevant and important research, disseminate and promote UWDFM Sports Medicine research locally, nationally and internationally, prepare the Family Medicine residents and sports medicine fellow to deliver superior musculoskeletal and sports medicine care, educate and mentor sports medicine past and present fellows to be researchers and leaders in the field, advocate for and implement evidence-based best sports medicine practices locally and guide and lead sports medicine policy nationally.


Recent Sports Medicine News

Ashwin Rao Completes Guest Editor Position for AMSSM Edition of British Journal of Sports Medicine

Ashwin Rao has just finished his role as a guest editor for the AMSSM-theme issue of the British Journal of…Read More

Alumni Gift supports Dr. Kimberly Harmon’s Platelet-Rich Plasma Research

UW alumni Jack (BA, ’61) and Luellen (BFA, ’66) Charneski of Olympia have made a generous gift to support Dr….Read More

Getting to the Heart of the Matter: Should NCAA Require EKG Testing?

New research showing that sudden cardiac death strikes one in 5,200 males in Division I basketball is likely to intensify…Read More