Meet our Fellows: Dr. Jeff Theismann, UCSF Sports Medicine


SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 17, 2023) -- In the world of sports medicine, dedication and expertise come together to keep athletes at the peak of their game. Meet the incredible Jeff Theismann, M.D., currently serving as a Sports Medicine Fellow in the UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

With a background in medicine that includes a residency at the University of Minnesota and medical school at the same prestigious institution, Dr. Theismann is not only highly trained but deeply passionate about helping athletes recover and thrive. Whether it's preventing injuries, providing top-notch care, or helping athletes get back on their feet, Dr. Theismann is there, making a difference one patient at a time.

"I love the UCSF Sports Medicine program because it's not just a job; it's a lifestyle. The Bay Area's beauty and outdoor opportunities, my family's happiness, and the chance to work with amazing teams and patients—it's all here, making every day a new adventure in helping others thrive. The surgeons here push you to improve every day, and I'm already a better surgeon than I was when I started fellowship a short time ago due to the training and opportunities I have both earned and received."

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