Meet 12 U.S. 2018 Winter Olympics head team physicians

Orthopedic Sports Medicine

With the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics around the corner, here are 12 physicians traveling to South Korea as U.S. head team physicians.

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Men’s alpine:

Vern Cooley, MD, of Rosenberg Cooley Metcalf Clinic in Park City, Utah

Randy Viola, MD, of The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colo.


Women’s alpine:

William Sterett, MD, of Vail (Colo.) Summit Orthopedics

Jeffrey Harrison, MD, of Calton-Harrison Clinic in Ogden, Utah



Thomas Hackett, MD, of The Steadman Clinic


Nordic combined and special jumping:

Jonathan Finnoff, MD, of Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.



Dave Goltz, MD, of Mt Tam Orthopedics in Larkspur, Calif.



Andrew Cooper, MD, of Comprehensive Orthopedics in Salt Lake City



Elena Jelsing, MD, of Mayo Clinic


Figure skating:

Peter Gerbino, MD, of Monterey (Calif.) Joint Replacement and Sports Medicine


Men's hockey:

Phil Johnson, MD, of Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialists of Fargo (N.D.)


Women's hockey:

Ally Howe, MD, of Maine Health in Portland, Maine


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