Sports Medicine Faculty

Ankur Verma, DO

Assistant Professor and Sports Fellowship Director Sports Medicine Faculty
Work UIC Sports Medicine Center in Flames Athletic Center 839 West Roosevelt Suite 102 Chicago IL 60612 Work Outpatient Care Center 1801 West Taylor Street Outpatient Care Center – Suite 2A Chicago IL 60612 Work Phone: Orthopedic Center: 312-996-1300
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Biographical Info

Biographical Info

Specialty:

  • Non-operative Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Rehabilitation

Clinical Interest:

Overhead athletes, shoulders, elbows, knees, hips, sports-related injuries, ultrasound, prolotherapy, PRP

Physician Comments/Philosophy of Care:

Dr. Ankur Verma serves as a team physician for UIC athletics and the program director of UIC’s Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship.  After completing his residency training in Chicago for physical medicine and rehabilitation, he further specialized in sports medicine by training in Louisiana, where he served as an assistant team physician for LSU’s NCAA Division 1 athletes and worked with world-renowned physicians and trainers.

Education:

  • Board Certification: Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with added certificate in Sports Medicine
  • Fellowship: Baton Rouge General/Louisiana State University Athletics
  • Residency: University of Chicago/Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital
  • Internship: Ascension St. John (Detroit, MI)
  • Medical School: Michigan State University

Languages Spoken:

  • English
Categories: Department of Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine