David W. Kruse, MD - Certified Sports Medicine Physician <Orthopaedic Specialty Institute
 
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Dr. David W Kruse, Sports Medicine Physician Orange CA
David W. Kruse, MD

David W. Kruse, MD

Dr. Kruse is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and attended medical school at the University of California, San Diego. He completed a residency in Family Medicine at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. Following residency, Dr. Kruse completed fellowship training in Sports Medicine at the University of Notre Dame.

Dr. Kruse was 6-time All-American and National Champion gymnast at UC Berkeley and finished his gymnastics career as a 4-time USA National Team Member.

Education

1993-1997 University of California, Berkeley, CA – B.S., Integrative Biology
2000-2004 University of California, San Diego, CA – M.D.

Graduate Medical Education

7/2004-6/2007 Family Medicine Residency, Long Beach Memorial Hospital
Long Beach, CA

Post Graduate Medical Education

7/2007-6/2008 Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, South Bend Sports Medicine Fellowship
South Bend, IN

Licensure and Certification

2008-Present Certificate of Added Qualification (Board Certification) - Primary Care Sports Medicine American Board of Family Practice
2007-Present Board Certification, American Board of Family Practice
2005-Present Medical License, State of California
2004-Present Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Professional Society Membership

2007-Present American College of Sports Medicine, Member
2005-Present American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Member
2003-Present American Academy of Family Physicians, Member
2008-2012 American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, Member

Employment History

8/2014 - Present Athlete Care Coordinator - USA Gymnastics
Indianapolis, IN
3/2012 - Present Orthopaedic Specialty Institute Medical Group of Orange County
Orange, CA
8/2008 - 2/2012 Assistant Clinical Professor, Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Family Medicine University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA

Leadership/Committees

3/2016-Present Member, USOC National Medical Network Advisory Group Colorado Springs, CO
7/2014-Present Associate Faculty, Long Beach Memorial Sports Medicine Fellowship Long Beach, CA
2/2013-Present Member, USA Gymnastics Medical Task Force Indianapolis, IN
3/2012-Present Volunteer Faculty, UC Irvine Department of Family Medicine Orange, CA
9/2009-Present Faculty Advisor, Sports Medicine Interest Group, UCI SOM Irvine, CA
7/2009-Present Course Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Elective, UCI SOM Irvine, CA
9/2008-Present Member, Irvine Unified School District Medical Advisory Board Irvine, CA
3/2008-Present Chair, Resident Subcommittee, Membership Committee AMSSM
4/2011-4/2015 Member, Program Planning Committee, AMSSM Annual Meeting Various
5/2010-6/2010 Member, Musculoskeletal Curriculum Task Force, UC Irvine SOM Irvine, CA
8/2010-2/2012 Co-Director, UCI Comprehensive Sports Concussion Program Orange, CA
1/2010-2/2012 Medical Director, UCI Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center Costa Mesa, CA
9/2008-12/2011 Medical Consultant, Team OC - Gymnastics, Cheer, & Dance Costa Mesa, CA
8/2008-2/2012 Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine, UCI Family Medicine Irvine, CA
3/2008-4/2012 Chair, Fellows’ Matters Subcommittee, Fellowship Committee AMSSM
4/2006-6/2007 Resident Representative, Memorial Hospital Palliative Care Team Long Beach, CA
7/2005-6/2007 Coordinator, Doc-Is-In Program, Jordan HS Preventive Medicine Long Beach, CA
7/2005-6/2007 Resident Representative, Memorial Family Medicine Operations Long Beach, CA
9/2003-6/2004 Senior Mentor, UCSD School of Medicine Mentorship Program La Jolla, CA
9/2003-6/2004 Clinic Manager/Floor Manager, UCSD Student-Run Free Clinic San Diego, CA
6/1994-5/1997 Captain, UC Berkeley Men’s Gymnastics Team Berkeley, CA

Publications

Lai JC, Kruse D. Assessing Readiness for En Pointe in Young Ballet Dancers. Pediatr Ann. 2016;45(1):e21-e25.

Elias E, Kruse D. Pediatric Sports Medicine - Essentials for Office Evaluation, Chapter 4:Injury Prevention Guidelines.SLACK Incorporated. 2014.

Onishi K, Kruse D. Pediatric Sports Medicine - Essentials for Office Evaluation, Chapter 27: Neck Pain and Cervical Spine Issues. SLACK Incorporated. 2014.

Huckaby MC, Kruse D, Gibbs LH. MRI findings of bilateral proximal radial physeal injury in a gymnast.
Pediatr Radiol. 2012;42(11):1395-400.

Russell JA, Kruse DW, McEwan I, Koutedakis Y, Wyon MA. Pathoanatomy of anterior ankle impingement in dancers.J Dance Med Sci. In Press.

Russell JA, Shave RM, Kruse DW, Koutedakis Y, Wyon MA. Is Goniometry Suitable for Measuring Ankle Range of Motion in Female Ballet Dancers? An Initial Comparison With Radiographic Measurement.
Foot Ankle Spec. 2011;4(3):151-56.

Russell JA, Shave RM, Kruse DW, Koutedakis Y, Wyon MA. Ankle and foot contributions to extreme plantar flexion and dorsiflexion in female ballet dancers. Foot Ankle Int. 2011;32(2):183-8.

Kruse D. "Shoulder Impingement Syndrome". In: Micheli LJ, editor. Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine. SAGE Publications, Inc. December 2010.

Kruse D. "Rotator Cuff Tendinoapthy". In: Micheli LJ, editor. Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine. SAGE Publications, Inc. December 2010.

Kruse D, Shasahebi M. (2010-2012). "Trochanteric Bursitis (Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome)". In: Domino FJ (Ed.). The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2010, 2011. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins a division of Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. April 2010, 19th Ed. A-168.

Kruse D, Mardirossian M. “Shoulder Pain - Management Algorithm”. In: Domino FJ, editor. The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2010, 2011. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a division of Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. April 2010, 19th Ed. A-168.

Russell JA, Kruse DW, Nevill AM, Koutedakis Y, Wyon MA. Measurement of the extreme ankle range of motion required by female ballet dancers. Foot Ankle Spec. 2010;3(6):324-30.

Russell JA, Shave RM, Yoshioka H, Kruse DW, Koutedakis Y, Wyon MA. Magnetic resonance imaging of the ankle in female ballet dancers en pointe. Acta Radiol. 2010;51(6):655-61.

Russell JA, Kruse DW, Koutedakis Y, McEwan IM, Wyon MA. Pathoanatomy of Posterior Ankle Impingement in Ballet Dancers. Clin Anat. 2010;23(6):613-21.

Kruse D, Lemmen B. Spine Injuries in the Sport of Gymnastics. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2009;8(1):20-28.

Kruse D. Pathologic Radius Fracture in Freshman Football Player. In: Abstracts of the ACSM 55th Annual Conference; Indianapolis, IN. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2008; 40:5 supplement.

Kruse D. Intraarticular cortisone injection for osteoarthritis of the hip. Is it effective? Is it safe? Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2008;1(3):227-233.

Kruse D. Resident News. Residents Offer Community Service Through Doc-Is-In Program. California Family Physician. 2007;58(1):9.

Kruse D. Back Pain in a Gymnast – An understanding of its cause and treatment. Technique. 2007;27(6):6-8,44.

Online Publications

Kruse D, Chang J. (2011-2016). Trochanteric Bursitis (Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome). In Domino FJ (Ed.), www.5minuteconsult.com, Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

Kruse D, Mardirossian M. (2011-2016). Shoulder Pain - Management Algorithm. In Domino FJ (Ed.), www.5minuteconsult.com, Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.

Patel L, Kruse D. This Bone Doesn't Usually Work Alone. AMSSM/AOASM Case Studies Teaching Tool; 2011. Available from: http://www.amssm.org/Case-Studies.php

Kruse D, “Trochanteric Bursitis (Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome)”. In: 5-Minute Clinical Consult. Published Online 2011, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-45110-303-8. www.5minuteconsult.com,

Kruse D, Mardirossian M. “Shoulder Pain - Management Algorithm”. In: 5-Minute Clinical Consult. Published Online 2011, 2012. ISBN: 978-1-45110-303-8. www.5minuteconsult.com,

Simons S, Kruse D, Dixon JB. Shoulder Impingement Syndrome. In: UpToDate, Rose, BD(ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA, Published Online July, 2008. current. www.uptodate.com

Simons S, Kruse D. Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy. In: UpToDate, Rose, BD(ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA, Published Online March, 2008 - current. www.uptodate.com

Simons S, Dixon JB, Kruse D. Rotator Cuff Tear. In: UpToDate, Rose, BD(ed), UpToDate, Waltham, MA, Published Online March, 2008 - current. www.uptodate.com

Academic Posters

Currey J, Kruse D. Anterior Knee Pain in a Young Soccer Player: Common Problems with Uncommon Pathology. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Conference. San Diego, CA. May 2017.

Chang EH, Kruse DW. Insidious Onset of Left Buttock Pain. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. April 2014.

Chang EH, Kruse DW. Chest Pain Following Bench Pressing. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. April 2014.

Chang EH, Onishi K, Kruse DW. Unilateral Low Back Pain Treated with Neural Prolotherapy. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. April 2014.

Chang EH, Onishi K, Takemoto R, Kruse DW. Left Groin Pain Following a Parachute Jump. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA. April 2014.

Kim B, Kruse D. A Curriculum in Sports Health For High School Athletes. Poster Presentation. ACSM Annual Conference. San Francisco, CA. May 2012.

Kruse D, Patel L. Isolated Cuboid Fracture. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Conference. Salt Lake City, UT. April 2011.

Kruse D. Bilateral Elbow Pain in Female Adolescent Gymnast. Poster Presentation. AMSSM Annual Conference. Cancun, MX. April 2010.

Research Abstracts

Yoshioka H, Yamabe E, Anavim A, Kruse D, Miyagi R, Rooney SP, Hitt D. Optimization of High-Resolution 3D Isotropic Fat-Suppressed Proton Density Weighted MR Imaging of the Wrist. Annual Meeting of the International Skeletal Society. San Diego, CA. September, 2011.

Concussion Presentations/Lectures

Concussion - Return to Play Criteria. OSI/Biodex Concussion Conference. Orange, CA. March 2016.

Sports Concussion Management. Powerpoint. OSI Physical Therapy. Orange, CA. December 2015.

Sports Concussion in the Field. Powerpoint. Hoag Neurosciences Concussion Conference. Irvine, CA. September 2015.

Sports Concussion Management. Presentation. Marque Medical Group. Newport Beach, CA. August 2015.

Concussion - What’s Your Plan?. National Webinar. USA Gymnastics. Orange, CA. November 2014.

Concussion - What’s Your Plan?. Powerpoint. USAG National Congress, Pittsburgh, PA. August 2014.

Update - Concussion Management. Powerpoint. California Academy of Family Physicians, Irvine, CA. May 2014.

Concussion Management. Concordia University, Athletic Training Education, Irvine, CA. April 2014.

Concussion Management. CSU Fullerton, Athletic Training Lecture Series, Orange, CA. March 2014.

Concussion Baseline Testing. Presentation. Sports Concussion Awareness Workshop. Tustin, CA. March 2013.

Sideline Evaluation of Sports Concussion. Presentation. Sports Concussion Awareness Workshop. Tustin, CA. March 2013.

Concussion Management. Powerpoint. Chapman ATEP Conference, Orange, CA. September 2012.

Concussion Mangement. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Family Medicine Noon Conference, Orange, CA. May 2012.

Concussion Management. Powerpoint. Rosary High School. Orange, CA. March 2012.

Concussion & Return to School. Powerpoint. The Pegasus School. Huntington Beach, CA. February 2012.

Sideline Evaluation of Sports Concussion. Presentation/Practicum. 2nd Annual Orange County Concussion in Youth & High School Sports Summit. Irvine, CA. June 2011.

Sports Concussion - An Update. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Student-Athletic Trainers Lecture Series. Irvine, CA. February 2011.

Sports Concussion - An Update. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Emergency Medicine Resident Conference. Orange, CA. December 2010.

Sports Concussion - An Update. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Didactic. Orange, CA. October 2010.

Sports Concussion - An Update. Speaker. UC Irvine Neurology and Neurosurgery Symposium. Orange, CA. September 2010.

Sports Concussion - Practical Management. Speaker. UC Irvine-CHOC Children’s Sports Concussion Conference. Santa Ana, CA. August 2010.

Sports Concussion - An Update. Presentation. UC Irvine Family Medicine Update Course. Orange, CA. June 2010.

Sports Concussion - An Update. Powerpoint. UCI Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Santa Ana, CA. April 2010.

Media Presentations/Publications

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General Presentations/Lectures

Olympic Medical Coverage. Webinar. AMSSM MSIG Lecture Series. National Webinar. October 2016.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. September 2016.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. August 2015.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. August 2014.

Common Sports Injuries. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Sports Medicine Interest Group. Irvine, CA. May 2014.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. August 2013.

The Pre-Participation Physical Exam for the Student Athlete. Powerpoint. HOPE Clinic. Costa Mesa, CA. May 2013.

Spondylolysis - Update on Diagnosis & Management. Presentation. 22nd Annual Meeting American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. San Diego, CA. April 2013.

Surfing Medicine. Powerpoint. UC Irvine SMIG Sports Medicine Saturday. Irvine, CA. January 2013.

Infectious Disease in Sports. Powerpoint. LBMMC Family Medicine Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. January 2013.

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Presentation. OSI Physical Therapy Department. Orange, CA. December 2012.

Injection Therapy. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Family Medicine Noon Conference. Orange, CA. August 2012.

Common Musculoskeletal Disorders. Powerpoint. UC Irvine PM&R Resident Didactic. Irvine, CA. August 2012.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. August 2012.

Musculoskeletal System Examination. Presentation. UC Irvine Clinical Foundations-MSI. Irvine, CA. March 2012.

Elbow Injuries. Powerpoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. December 2011.

Injection Therapy. Powerpoint. UCI Division of Pain Medicine Lecture Series. Irvine, CA. December 2011.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. August 2011.

Musculoskeletal Overuse Syndromes. Powerpoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. June 2011.

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Didactic. Orange, CA. June 2011.

Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Presentation/Practicum. UC Irvine School of Medicine Ultrasound Curriculum Series. Irvine, CA. May 2011.

Fellowship Forum. Moderator. AMSSM Annual Conference. Salt Lake City, UT. April 2011.

Resident Interest Group. Speaker. AMSSM Annual Conference. Salt Lake City, UT. April 2011.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. UC Irvine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Didactic. Orange, CA. April 2011.

Musculoskeletal Overuse Syndromes - Tendinopathy. UC Irvine Department of Rheumatology Lecture Series. Orange, CA. April 2011.

Injection Therapy. Powerpoint. UCI Division of Pain Medicine Lecture Series. Irvine, CA. March 2011.

Infectious Disease in Sports. Powerpoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. January 2011.

The Pre-Participation Physical Exam for the Student Athlete. Powerpoint. Nurse Practitioner Student Lecture Series-UC Irvine. Irvine, CA. November 2010.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. September 2010.

Life-Threatening Conditions in Sports. Speaker. Catastrophic Injury Management Seminar - Santa Ana Unified School District, Santa Ana, CA. August 2010.

Surfing Medicine.Powerpoint. UC Irvine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Resident Didactic. Orange, CA. August 2010.

Knee & Shoulder Evaluation & Injection. Presentation. UC Irvine Family Medicine Update Course. Orange, CA. June 2010.

Surfing Medicine. Powerpoint. Sports Medicine Interest Group Lecture Series, UC SOM. Irvine, CA. May 2010.

Fellowship Forum. Moderator. AMSSM Annual Conference. Cancun, MX. April 2010.

Resident Interest Group. Speaker. AMSSM Annual Conference. Cancun, MX, April 2010.

Knee Injuries. Powerpoint. UCI Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Santa Ana, CA. April 2010.

Common Musculoskeletal Disorders, Hospital Grand Rounds, Temple Community Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, March 2010.

Common Orthopaedic Problems. Presentation, Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA, January 2010.

Surfing Medicine. Medicine Grand Rounds, Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Long Beach, CA, January 2010.

Surfing Eye Injuries, Presentation, Pipeline Masters Surf Conference, Oahu, Hi, December 2009.

Surfing Abdominal Injuries, Presentation, Pipeline Masters Surf Conference, Oahu, HI, December 2009.

Musculoskeletal Exam Skills. Presentation. Nurse Practitioner Student Lecture Series - UCI. Irvine, CA. November 2009.

Infectious Disease in Sports. Powerpoint. Southern California Orthopedic Fellows Primary Care Sports Medicine Conference. Santa Monica, CA. October 2009.

Medical Conditions in American Football. Powerpoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. September 2009.

Hip & Groin Pain in Sports. Powerpoint. Core Curriculum Lecture Series - Kaiser Orthopedics Sports Medicine Fellowship. Orange, CA. September 2009.

Life-Threatening Conditions in Sports. Speaker. Catastrophic Injury Management Seminar - Santa Ana Unified School District, Santa Ana, CA. August 2009.

Knee Examination & Injection Technique. Presentation. UC Irvine Family Medicine Update Course. Orange, CA. June 2009.

Shoulder Examination & Injection Technique. Presentation. UC Irvine Family Medicine Update Course. Orange, CA. June 2009.

Common Orthopedic Problems in Primary Care. Powerpoint. Nurse Practitioner Student Lecture Series - UCI. Irvine, CA. May 2009.

Fellowship Forum. Moderator. AMSSM Annual Conference. Tampa, Fl. April 2009.

Resident Interest Group. Speaker. AMSSM Annual Conference. April 2009. Tampa, Fl.

Sports Infectious Disease. Powerpoint. UCI Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Santa Ana, CA. April 2009.

Primary Care Sports Medicine. Presentation. Family Medicine Interest Group - UCI School of Medicine. Irvine, CA. April 2009.

Knee & Ankle Exam. Powerpoint. UCI Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Santa Ana, CA. March 2009.

Elbow Injuries. Powerpoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Resident Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. February 2009.

Injury Prevention. Powerpoint. Brea Senior Center. Brea, CA. January 2009.

Injury Prevention. Powerpoint. Oasis Senior Center. Newport Beach, CA. January 2009.

Injection Therapy. Powerpoint. UCI Division of Pain Medicine Lecture Series. Irvine, CA. December 2008.

Hip & Ankle Joint Exam. Presentation. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Residency Quarterly Workshop. Long Beach, CA. December 2008.

Sports Medicine Injuries. Powerpoint. UCI Rehabilitation Services Inservice. Orange, CA. December 2008.

Elbow Injuries. Powerpoint. UCI Athletic Training Lecture Series. Irvine, CA. November 2008.

Joint Exam Workshop. Presentation. California Academy of Family Practice Annual Medical Student Conference. Irvine, CA. October 2008.

Pathologic Radius Fracture in Freshman Football Player. Presentation. ACSM Annual Conference. Indianapolis, IN. May 2008.

Nipped at the Net. Presentation. AMSSM Annual Conference, 2-Minute Drill Session. Las Vegas, NV. March 2008.

Fellowship Forum. Moderator. 2008 AMSSM Annual Conference. Las Vegas, NV

Steroids and Illegal Supplementation in Sports I & II. Presentation. Notre Dame Athletic Department Compliance Fair. South Bend, IN. February 26, 2008 & October 10, 2007.

Sports Medicine Meets Turf Science. Presentation. South Bend Sports Medicine Winter Symposium. Chicago, IL. January 2008.

Artificial Turf Project – Sports Medicine Perspective. Presentation. Notre Dame Athletic Department. South Bend, IN. October 2007.

Primary Care Evaluation of the Shoulder. PowerPoint. Memorial Family Medicine Noon Conference, South Bend, IN, September 20, 2007.

Nutrition and Physical Fitness. Presentation. Washington High School, South Bend, IN. July 31, 2007.

South Bend Sports Medicine Fellowship Journal Club – Monthly Meeting. PowerPoint. South Bend, IN. July 2007 – June 2008.

Primary Care Joint Injections. Presentation. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Quarterly Workshop. Long Beach, CA. March 2007.

Community Sports Medicine. PowerPoint. Parkcrest Christian Church, Lakewood, CA. September 2006.

Primary Care Joint Injections. Presentation. CAFP Medical Education Conference. UCLA, Westwood, CA. September 11, 2006.

Sports Medicine Event Coverage II. PowerPoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Noon Conference. Long Beach, CA. September 1, 2006.

Childhood Obesity. Guest Speaker – Executive Fitness Television Programming. Long Beach, CA. January, 2006.

Sports Medicine Event Coverage I. PowerPoint. Long Beach Memorial Family Medicine Noon Conference, Long Beach, CA. October 7, 2005.

Doc-Is-In Program. Presentation. Jordan High School Preventive Medicine, Long Beach, CA. July 2005 – June 2007.

Doctors Ought to Care Program. Presentation. UCSD School of Medicine, San Diego, CA. March 2002 – June 2002.

Sports Medicine/Work Experience

2016-Present Team Physician, OC Blues FC Irvine, CA
2008-Present Team Physician, USA Gymnastics - Men’s National Team Variable Locations
2008-Present Associate Team Physician, University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA
2008-Present Team Physician, Crean Lutheran High School Irvine, CA
2008-Present Team Physician, Godinez Fundamental High School Santa Ana, CA
8/2016 Medical Staff, 2016 Summer Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2/2016 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
11/2015 Medical Coverage, Cirque du Soleil - Kurios
Costa Mesa, CA
10/2015 Team Physician, World Artistic Gymnastics Championships
Glasgow, Scotland
8/2015 Medical Director, P&G National Gymnastics Championships
Indianapolis, IN
7/2015 Event Physician, US Open of Surfing
Huntington Beach, CA
2/2015 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
10/2014 Team Physician, World Artistic Gymnastics Championships
Nanning China
8/2014 Medical Director, P&G National Gymnastics Championships
Pittsburgh, PA
5/2014 Volunteer Physician Rotation, United States Olympic Committee
Colorado Springs, CO
2/2014 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
12/2013 Medical Coverage, Cirque du Soleil - Totem
Irvine, CA
8/2013 Staff Physician, USA Gymnastics National Championships
Hartford, CN
2/2013 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
6/2012 Staff Physician, Olympic Trials - USA Gymnastics
San Jose, CA
6/2012 Staff Physician, USA Gymnastics National Championships
St. Louis, MO
2/2012 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
2/2012 Medical Director, Zot Trot UC Irvine Triathlon
Irvine, CA
2/2012 Event Physician, USA Women’s Water Polo FINA World League Prelims
Irvine, CA
8/2011 Staff Physician, USA National Gymnastics Championships
St. Paul, MN
5/2011 Traveling Physician, USA Women’s Water Polo World League
Kirishi, Russia
5/2011 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Junior Olympic Nationals
Long Beach, CA
2/2011 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
2008-2011 Team Physician, Team OC Gymnastics
Irvine, CA
8/2010 Staff Physician, USA National Gymnastics Championships
Hartford, CN
8/2010 Event Physician, USA Swimming Nationals
Irvine, CA
8/2010 Event Physician, Pan-Pacific Swimming Championships
Irvine, CA
7/2010 Event Physician, USA Men’s Gymnastics Championships Qualifier
US Olympic Training Center, Colorado Springs, CO
2/2010 Medical Director, Zot Trot, UC Irvine Triathlon
Irvine, CA
2/2010 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
12/2009 Medical Staff, Pipeline Masters
North Shore, HI
8/2009 Staff Physician, USA National Gymnastics Championships
Dallas, TX
2/2009 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
6/2008 Staff Physician, USA Gymnastics Olympic Trials
Philadelphia, PN
5/2008 Staff Physician, USA National Gymnastics Championships
Houston, TX
2/2008 Medical Director, USA Men’s Gymnastics Winter Cup Challenge
Las Vegas, NV
7/2007-6/2008 Team Physician, University of Notre Dame Men’s Soccer
Notre Dame, IN
7/2007-6/2008 Team Physician, Washington High School
South Bend, IN
7/2007-6/2008 Team Physician, University of Notre Dame Men’s & Women’s Boxing Club
Notre Dame, IN
7/2007-6/2008 Assistant Team Physician, University of Notre Dame
Football, Cross Country, Men’s Basketball, Track & Field Notre Dame, IN
7/2007-6/2008 Assistant Team Physician, St. Mary’s College
Notre Dame, IN
7/2007-6/2008 Assistant Team Physician, Bethel College
South Bend, IN
9/2007-10/2007 Instructor, Extremity Dissection
Human Cadaver Lab, IUSB Medical School South Bend, IN
9/2007-10/2007 Assistant Team Physician, Notre Dame Rugby Club Team
Notre Dame, IN
8/2007-10/2007 Physician, High School Football Injury Clinic
Memorial Sports Medicine Clinic South Bend, IN
8/2007 Associate Medical Director, World Master’s Weightlifting Championships
Kazinbarcika, Hungary
4/29/2007 Associate Medical Director, CSU-Long Beach Triathlon
Long Beach, CA
8/18/2006 Event Physician, St. Joseph’s HS Women’s Soccer Tournament
South Bend, IN
1/2006-6/2007 Coordinator, Memorial Family Medicine Residency Sports Medicine Curriculum
Long Beach, CA
1/2006 Event Physician, UCI International Cycling Cup
Carson, CA
10/2005 Staff Coordinator, Long Beach Marathon
Long Beach, CA
8/2005-11/2005 Associate Team Physician, Long Beach Polytechnic HS Football Team
Long Beach, CA
8/2005 Event Physician, USA National Gymnastics Championships
Indianapolis, IN
8/2004-6/2007 Team Physician, Cabrillo High School
Long Beach, CA
7/2004 Event Physician, USA Swimming Olympic Trials
Long Beach, CA
6/2004 Student Physician, USA Gymnastics Olympic Trials
Anaheim, CA
5/2004 Student Physician, USA Olympic Training Center
Medical School Rotation Colorado Springs, CO
10/2003 Student Physician, UC Berkeley Sports Medicine
Medical School Rotation Berkeley, CA
8/2003 Student Physician, World Gymnastics Championships
Anaheim, CA

Honors/Awards

2010 Gold Humanism Honor Society UC Irvine Chapter, Irvine, CA
2009 UCI NP Guest Lecturer of the Year University of California, Irvine, CA
2008 Best Presentation, 2-Minute Drill AMSSM Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV
2006 AAFP Bristol-Myers Squibb Award AAFP Assembly, Washington D.C.
2006 AMSSM Resident Scholarship Award AMSSM Annual Meeting, Miami, FL.
1997 NCAA National Team Championship UC Berkeley Men's Gymnastics Team
1997 PAC 10 Medal Winner UC Berkeley
1997 Male Student-Athlete of the Year UC Berkeley
1997 Nissen Award Finalist NCAA Men's Gymnastics
96-97 6-time NCAA All-American NCAA Men's Gymnastics
95-00 4-time Member – Men's Gymnastics USA Senior National Team
93-97 4-time Varsity Letterman
Men's Gymnastics
U.C. Berkeley

Conferences Attended

2017 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting San Diego, CA
2015 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Hollywood, FL
2013 Sports Concussion Awareness Workshop Orange, CA
2013 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting San Diego, CA
2012 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Atlanta, GA
2011 California Orthopaedic Association, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Costa Mesa, CA
2011 Orange County Sports Concussion Summit Irvine, CA
2011 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Salt Lake City, UT
2010 UC Irvine-CHOC Children’s Sports Concussion Conference Santa Ana, CA
2010 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Cancun, MX
2010 American Institute Ultrasound in Medicine, MSK Ultrasound San Diego, CA
2009 American College of Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Seattle, WA
2009 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Tampa, FL
2008 American College of Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Indianapolis, IN
2008 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Las Vegas, NV
2008 South Bend Sports Medicine Winter Symposium Chicago,IL
2007 AMSSM Fellows Research Conference Ann Arbor,MI
2007 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Albuquerque,NM
2006 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Annual Meeting Miami,FL

Extracurricular Activities/Interests

Spending time with my wife, son, and daughter, surfing, yoga, triathlons, playing guitar, meditation, gymnastics.

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