Faculty

Fellowship Director

Stuart E. Willick, MD

Stuart Willick, MD is a board certified sports medicine physician. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Washington and then completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. In addition to working with the University of Utah Sports Medicine Team since 1999, he is al... Read More

Specialties: Sports Injury, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: stuart.willick@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 435-658-9200

Fellowship Co-Directors

Christopher A. Gee, MD, MPH

Christopher Gee, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Surgery (Emergency Medicine), the Medical Director at South Jordan, and is the Associate Fellowship Director for Primary Care Sports Medicine. He graduated cum laude from Brigham Young University with a BS in Zoology, and then attended Medical School at Pennsylvania State University. He compl... Read More

Specialties: Concussion, Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: christopher.gee@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-2417

Theodore S. Paisley, MD

Theodore S. Paisley, M.D. is a board-certified family medicine physician who also specializes in sports medicine. He received his medical training from Dartmouth Medical School and completed his residency in family medicine at the University of Utah. Dr. Paisley also completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Utah. He is curren... Read More

Specialties: Sports Medicine

Email: theodore.paisley@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-2000

Other Supervising Staff

Stephen K. Aoki, MD

Dr. Stephen K. Aoki, Associate Professor, specializes in hip and knee sports medicine. His clinical practice and research focus on both adult and pediatric sports injuries. Current interests include hip preservation/femoroacetabular impingement in the young adult, hip arthroscopy, the pediatric and adolescent athlete, ACL tears in children, patella... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Femoroacetabular Impingement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Preservation, Knee, Knee Preservation, Labral Tear, Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: stephen.aoki@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-5600

Timothy C. Beals, MD

Dr. Timothy Beals, Associate Professor, specializes in foot and ankle care. His areas of expertise include operative and non-operative management of traumatic injuries, arthritic conditions, adult flatfoot deformities, neuromuscular disorders, complications of diabetes, and use of the Ilizarov technique. His research interests include outcome asses... Read More

Specialties: Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedic Surgery, Trauma Surgery

Email: timothy.beals@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-7445

Robert T. Burks, MD

Dr. Robert Burks, Professor, specializing in the field of sports medicine and shoulder surgery. His practice focuses on injuries to and degenerative conditions of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Burks graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine in 1978. He completed his orthopedic residency at the University of California at San Diego and sub... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: robert.burks@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Kim Cohee, MS, MBA, MHA, OCS, PT, DPT

Specialties: Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine: Physical Therapy

Email: kim.cohee@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-7109

Daniel M. Cushman, MD

Dan Cushman, M.D., is board-certified in both Sports Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and specializes in the care of musculoskeletal injuries in both athletes & non-athletes, musculoskeletal ultrasound, electrodiagnostics, and endurance sports-specific injuries with a particular interest in runners, cyclists, swimmers, and triathlet... Read More

Specialties: Concussion, EMG, Electrodiagnosis, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: Dan.Cushman@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3200

Patrick E. Greis, MD

Dr. Patrick Greis, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, joined the Department of Orthopaedics in March of 1997 and specializes in sports medicine, knee and shoulder surgery. His interests include all aspects of knee and shoulder surgery, including arthroscopic surgery, ACL reconstruction, shoulder instability, rotator cuff issues, arthritis of the sh... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Knee, Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: patrick.greis@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Christopher J. Hanrahan, MD, PhD

Christopher Hanrahan, MD, PhD, is a musculoskeletal radiologist in the Department of Radiology at the Univeristy of Utah School of Medicine, and he currently serves as the Section Chief of Musculoskeletal Radiology. He is an investigator of the Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) and a member of the HCI Sarcoma Services Program. His research interest... Read More

Specialties: Computed Tomography - CT, Magnetic Resonance Imaging - MRI, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Radiology, Ultrasound, X-Ray

Email: Christopher.Hanrahan@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:

Colby Hansen, MD

Dr. Hansen is an Associate Professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He graduated from medical school with honors from the University of Iowa and completed residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Utah, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Hansen’s clinical interests are in amputee r... Read More

Specialties: Amputee Rehabilitation, Concussion, EMG, Mild Brain Injury, Pediatric Rehabilitation, Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Traumatic Brain Injury

Email: colby.hansen@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3599

Pamela A. Hansen, MD

Dr. Pamela A. Hansen is an associate professor in the Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation who specializes in musculoskeletal and spine rehabilitation.  She holds Board Certifications from the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and a sub-specialty Board Certification in Sports Medicine.  Research interests include exer... Read More

Specialties: Cancer Rehabilitation, EMG, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spine, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: pamela.hansen@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-4585

Emily J. Harold, MD

Professional Interests: Emily Harold’s professional interests are chronic overuse injuries, sports injuries, and injury prevention. She routinely treats sprains, strains, and fractures and performs injections in athletes of all ages and types. After evaluation she refers patients to an appropriate surgeon if necessary. Personal Interests: Outsid... Read More

Specialties: Concussion, Foot and Ankle, Internal Medicine, General, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: emily.harold@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-9900

A. Michael Henrie, DO

Michael Henrie, D.O. is a sports medicine physician at the University of Utah. Dr. Henrie received his medical degree from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed a residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation followed by a Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine fellowship at the University of Utah. He has a special inter... Read More

Specialties: Back, Cycling Injury, Neck, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Running Injury, Spine, Spine Injection, Sports Concussion, Sports Injury, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: mike.henrie@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5458

Douglas T. Hutchinson, MD

Dr. Doug Hutchinson, Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics, specializes in hand and microvascular surgery. Dr. Hutchinson currently serves as the hand fellowship director at the University of Utah and chief of Hand Surgery at Primary Children’s Medical Center, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and Shriners Intermountain Hospital. He also h... Read More

Specialties: Congenital Hand, Elbow, Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Orthopaedic, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Pediatric Hand, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Upper Extremity

Email: douglas.hutchinson@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-5600

Richard W. Kendall, DO

Chief, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Dr Kendall is involved in research on the impact of spinal interventions on outcomes for back and neck pain disorders, the impact of repetitive stress disorders on carpal tunnel syndrome, inter-rater reliability of electrodiagnostic testing.... Read More

Specialties: Acute Pain, Arthritis Rehabilitation, Back, Cycling Injury, Neck, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Pain Management, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Spine, Spine Evaluation, Spine Injection

Email: richard.kendall@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5458

Travis G. Maak, MD

Dr. Travis Maak’s practice is focused on sports medicine and arthroscopic treatment of the hip, knee and shoulder. He is the Head Orthopaedic Team Physician for the Utah Jazz, Orthopaedic Team Physician for the United States Olympics and Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Utah. Dr. Maak is originally from Sal... Read More

Specialties: ACL Reconstruction, Cartilage Restoration, Femoroacetabular Impingement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Preservation, Knee, Labral Tear, Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: Travis.Maak@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-5600

Anna K. McGow, MD, MBA

Anna McGow, MD, MBA is a radiologist in the Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine, specializing in both musculoskeletal imaging and breast imaging. She provides subspecialty musculoskeletal MRI/CT/radiography interpretations, as well as mammography, breast US and breast MRI interpretations. Dr. Mc... Read More

Specialties: Breast Imaging, Mammography, Musculoskeletal Imaging, Radiology

Email: Anna.Mcgow@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3200

Florian Nickisch, MD

Dr. Florian Nickisch received his medical degree at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich Germany. Dr. Nickisch completed his orthopaedic residency at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. He completed fellowships in Orthopaedic Trauma at Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, and Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgery at th... Read More

Specialties: Foot and Ankle, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma

Email: florian.nickisch@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-7445

David J. Petron, MD

Dr. David Petron, Assistant Professor (clinical) is a primary care orthopaedic/sports medicine specialist. He originally trained in family practice and then completed a fellowship in primary care orthopaedics and sports medicine at Michigan State University. Dr. Petron is the Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine and the team physician for the U... Read More

Specialties: Family Medicine, Foot and Ankle, Shoulder, Spine Evaluation, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: dpetron@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-7109

Amy P. Powell, MD

Dr. Amy Powell, Assistant Professor, (clinical) is a board certified Sports Medicine physician serving as a team physician for the University of Utah Utes. She specializes in the care of athletes and active people of all ages, focusing on attaining and maintaining a patient’s physical performance goals. Dr. Powell received her medical degree from t... Read More

Specialties: Foot and Ankle, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: amy.powell@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Alan K. Stotts, MD

Dr. Alan Stotts, Associate Professor (clinical) specializes in pediatric orthopaedic surgery, with fellowship training in the full spectrum of childhood orthopaedic conditions. Dr. Stotts’ clinical interests include the treatment of children with congenital and developmental orthopaedic conditions, neuromuscular disease, hip disorders, deformity of... Read More

Specialties: Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery

Email: alan.stotts@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-662-5600

Robert Z. Tashjian, BA, MD

Dr. Robert Tashjian, Professor, specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery. Dr. Tashjian received his medical doctorate from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, MA. He completed an orthopaedic residency at Brown Medical School in Providence, RI followed by an orthopaedic trauma fellowship at Brown under the direction of Peter G. Trafton,... Read More

Specialties: Elbow, Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Surgery

Email: Robert.Tashjian@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5455

Masaru Teramoto, PhD, MPH

Masaru (Masa) Teramoto, PhD, MPH is a Research Assistant Professor in the Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. His research focuses on sports/exercise epidemiology and sports analytics. He also serves as a statistician to help other researchers. He is a member of the American Statistical Association. Prior to joining University of Utah, ... Read More

Email: Masaru.Teramoto@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5426

Andrew Tyser, MD

Andrew R. Tyser, M.D. is a hand and microvascular surgeon at the University of Utah Hospital and Clinics (University Orthopedic Center and the South Jordan Health Center), and the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center. As a hand and microvascular surgeon, his research focuses on determining the surgeries and treatments that lead to the best possible ou... Read More

Specialties: Elbow, Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Orthopaedic, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Upper Extremity

Email: Andrew.Tyser@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-4500

Angela A. Wang, MD

Dr. Angela Wang, Associate Professor specializes in hand, upper extremity, and microvascular surgery in children and adults. She trained at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, completed residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at New York Orthopaedic Hospital/Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, and a fellowship in Hand and... Read More

Specialties: Congenital Hand, Elbow, Hand Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Orthopaedic, Hand Upper Extremity & Microvascular Surgery, Pediatric Hand, Peripheral Nerve Surgery, Upper Extremity

Email: angela.wang@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5453

Joy L. English, MD, RMSK

Dr. English attended Rush Medical College of Rush University where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and graduated in the top 10% of her medical school class.  She then pursued residency training in Emergency Medicine at Washington University in Saint Louis where she later served as a Chief Resident.  Following residency, Dr. E... Read More

Specialties: Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: Joy.English@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-7109

Nick Monson, DO

Dr. Nick Monson, Assistant Professor, (clinical) is a board certified primary care sports medicine specialist within the Orthopedic Department of the University of Utah.  Dr. Monson specializes in evaluation and treatment of spine, shoulder, elbow, hand, hip, knee and foot and ankle issues.  He also has special interest in concussion management and... Read More

Specialties: Acute Pain, Arthritis Rehabilitation, Concussion, Health Promotion and Education, Knee Preservation, Non-operative Musculoskeletal Disorders, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Spine Evaluation, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical, Ultrasound, Wilderness Medicine

Email: nicholas.monson@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-213-3200

Brandon Lawrence, MD

Dr. Lawrence is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in adult and pediatric cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine disorders. Dr. Lawrence focuses his practice in degenerative and traumatic conditions of the spine including disc degeneration and herniation, spinal stenosis, spinal deformity, spinal trauma, spinal tumors and spinal infe... Read More

Specialties: Degenerative Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Spinal Deformity Surgery, Spine Arthroplasty, Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma

Email: brandon.lawrence@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-587-5450

Julia A. Rawlings, MD

Dr. Rawlings received her medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine, where she also completed her Pediatric residency in conjunction with Primary Children’s Hospital. Dr. Rawlings then completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, treating both adults and children, and ret... Read More

Specialties: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine: Non-Surgical

Email: julia.rawlings@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:

Contact Us

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Stuart Willick

Professor, Division of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Email: stuart.willick@hsc.utah.edu

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Charis Wren

Fellowship Coordinator
Email: charis.wren@hsc.utah.edu
Phone: 801-587-5458

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