UI Hospitals and Clinics

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Physician

Mederic Hall, MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Orthopedics and Rehabilitation (view Academic Profile)

About

"Sports medicine, much like the athletes we treat, is very much about a team. You need to surround yourself with good people to get your optimum patient outcome. We have phenomenal orthopedic surgeons, great athletic trainers, physical therapy, primary care sports medicine staff, and even support staff. I feel like we have an excellent team that we have put together that allows us to treat the patient and get them back as quickly and safely as we can."

Mederic Hall, MD, is a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician with subspecialty training in Sports Medicine who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of tendon disorders and other sport related musculoskeletal problems with a special interest in the endurance athlete.

He is an internationally recognized expert in diagnostic ultrasound imaging and ultrasound guided procedures and is the Director of Musculoskeletal and Sports Ultrasound at UI Sports Medicine. He has published over 30 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters and has been an invited presenter at over 50 national and international conferences.

He has many national leadership roles included the Vice-Chair of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine Sports Ultrasound Committee. He is a team physician for the University of Iowa Hawkeyes and the US Ski Team.

Clinics

Specialties

  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Percutaneous Ultrasonic Tenotomy and Fasciotomy (Tenex)
  • Regenerative medicine (platelet rich plasma and bone marrow aspirate)
  • Tendon related disorders
  • Treatment of runners, cyclists, and endurance athletes

Education and Training

Degree

MD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Residency

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Fellowship

Sports Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine