Sports Medicine

Sports medicine providers specialize in the management of orthopedic injuries and illnesses that are prevalent in the physically active community. They also serve as team physicians for the UNC athletic department. 

Services include afternoon orthopedic clinic hours which are staffed by the Tar Heel team orthopedic surgeons. 

Referrals for Sports Medicine services are recommended, but not required.

Sports Medicine Hours

9:00 - 5:00 pm Monday - Friday

Orthopedics Hours

1:00 - 4:30 pm Monday and Wednesday.


Sports Medicine Clinic is located on the first floor of Campus Health building.

Appointment Phone Number



You can see all the medical doctors associated with Sports Medicine at or click on a specific provider name for biography information.

Primary Care Physicians:

Dr. Mario Ciocca, MD, CAQSM

Dr. Josh Berkowitz, MD, CAQSM

Dr. Tom Brickner, MD. CAQSM

Dr. Kelly Waicus, MD,CAQSM


Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. Alex Creighton, MD

Dr. Ganesh Kamath, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Spang, MD