The University of Vermont Health Network
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Sports Medicine Physician

Specialty: Sports Medicine
Category: Physicians
Schedule: Full Time
Facility: Central Vermont Medical Center
Location: Berlin, VT
Matt Canasi
Provider Recruitment
Job Description

Sports Medicine Physician

We are seeking a talented and versatile Sports Medicine Physician to join our progressive medical team. In this unique role, you will practice as part of a busy Orthopedic Team in addition to providing student health services to the population of Norwich University.


  • Provide a mix of sports medicine and student health services.
  • Diagnose and treat medical conditions in the context of both sports-related injuries and other student health concerns.
  • Utilize specialized sports medicine knowledge to address musculoskeletal injuries, exercise-related health issues, and performance optimization.
  • Offer evidence-based treatment plans for sports-related injuries, collaborating with physical therapists, orthopedic specialists, and other relevant professionals.
  • Conduct thorough medical assessments, including medical histories, physical examinations, and sports clearance physicals.
  • Manage an average of 16 - 18 patients per day, adjusting based on case complexity and medical needs.
  • Demonstrate exceptional communication skills to educate patients about diagnoses, treatment options, and preventive measures.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to ensure comprehensive patient care.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date electronic medical records.
  • Allocate time effectively for 4 patient-facing 8-hour days and 1 non-patient facing day, with some flexibility in scheduling.
  • Prioritize continuous professional development and stay current with advancements in both sports medicine and family medicine.
  • Uphold ethical standards and patient confidentiality.


  • Board certification as an MD or DO in Family Medicine.
  • Additional board certification or fellowship training in Sports Medicine.
  • Preferred background in ultrasound, diagnostics/therapeutics, & injections.
  • Ability to obtain valid and unrestricted medical license in Vermont.
  • Expertise in diagnosing and managing sports-related injuries and exercise-related health concerns.
  • Strong clinical acumen and diagnostic skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication abilities.
  • Commitment to delivering patient-centered care.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in a hybrid medical role.
  • Proficiency in electronic medical record systems.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively within a multidisciplinary team.
  • Ability to balance patient-facing clinical days and administrative duties.

If you are a skilled and dedicated Sports Medicine Physician looking for a rewarding opportunity to contribute to the well-being of patients in both sports and student health contexts, we encourage you to apply. Join our team and play a pivotal role in promoting holistic health, preventing injuries, and enhancing performance across diverse patient populations.

The University of Vermont Health Network complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude people or treat them differently on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, place of birth, HIV status, national origin, religion, marital status, age, language, socioeconomic status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status or obligation for service in the armed forces.
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  • Generous starting bonuses and relocation assistance
  • Competitive salary with RVU production model
  • Loan forgiveness programs
  • Stipend considerations
  • Great comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and vision
  • 403(b) retirement plan
  • Paid time off (PTO): 29 days annually
  • CME reimbursement with 5 additional PTO days
  • Malpractice coverage
  • J-1 to H-1 immigration legal support

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Quality of Life

If you’re looking for a quiet pace of life with easy access to cities, then you’ll love Berlin. Centrally located 10 minutes between the capital city of Montpelier and the city of Barre, the small town of Berlin offers suburban living with a more rural feel. Experience the tranquility, quiet pace of life and convenience of being between these historic cities that offer fine dining, entertainment, arts, museums and events for the whole family. Or take a step further into nature with local hiking, biking, fishing, golf and nationally renowned skiing all close by.

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Diversity and Inclusion

As a leading health care organization that employs thousands and directly works to improve the health of more than a million people in our two-state region, we are resolutely committed to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in our practices and our communities.

As a medical institution that focuses on care, research and training, we have a professional and moral obligation to not only understand humanity, but to embrace and care for it without bias or discrimination. That starts within our own workforce by actively promoting diversity and inclusion within our clinical and academic communities with a culture that supports and encourages respect for every individual and that recognizes and values our diverse backgrounds.

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