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Dr. Gary Dorshimer Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Gary Dorshimer has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Board Certifications

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  • Awards

    5 Awards

  • America's Top Doctors®

    (2012, 2013)

  • Regional Top Doctors

    ()

  • Patients' Choice Award

    (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

    (2014)

  • Expertise

    8 Expertise

  • Interstitial Cystitis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Urinary Fistula
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urodynamics
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Dorshimer is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Hospital of the University of PA

    3400 Spruce St
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

  • Clinical Care Associates of the University of Pennsylvania Health System
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Pennsylvania Hospital

    Residency

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