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Meet the team

Our Sports Medicine team in the Binghamton area consists of sports medicine doctors and specialists like Orthopedic Surgeons, Primary Care Sports Fellowship Trained Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners working in concert with Physical Therapists and Athletic Trainers. Whenever indicated we work closely with our Chiropractic, Podiatry, Cardiology and Neurology colleagues.

Dr. Lissy portrait Micah Lissy, MD
Sports Medicine
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Gallagher portraitDavid Gallagher, MD
Sports Medicine
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr.  Hunter portraitStanley Hunter, MD, CAQSM
Sports Med Primary Care
Concussion Specialist

Portrait of Dr. Yanusas Christopher Yanusas, PhD
Concussion Specialist

Portrait of EllisCourtney Ellis, NP
Sports Medicine
Concussion Specialist

Portrait of RubyBrian Ruby, PA
Sports Medicine Orthopedics

Portrait of LowrieRyan Lowrie, PA
Sports Medicine Orthopedics

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Brad Hart, DPM

Surgical Podiatrist
Sports Medicine

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Samantha Vovos, PA

Sports Medicine Orthopedics

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Don Nash, MD

Urgent Care Physician
Sports Medicine Primary Care

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Douglas Taber, DC

Sports Medicine

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Shannon Vavalle, MS, LAT, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Office/Seton Central School District

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William Hubbard, MS, LAT, ATC
Sports Medicine Field Manager

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Ryan Davis, MS, LAT, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Union Endicott School District

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Stephen Reyes, LAT, ATC, CSCS

Certified Athletic Trainer
Bridge Program/Binghamton HS

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Haven Donovan, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer
Physician Extender

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Elyse Wilbur, MS, ATC, CES, OTC

Certified Athletic Trainer

Portrait of Raielle Novick
Raielle Novick, LAT, ATC, MS, OTC

Certified Athletic Trainer

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Keyoor Patel, D.O.


Sports Medicine Fellow

 Shannon Clemons, MD

Shannon Clemons, MD is the UHS 2019-2020 Sports Medicine fellow. She studied Exercise Physiology at Howard University and then completed medical school at Meharry Medical College in 2014. After medical school, she completed residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Miami at Holy Cross Hospital, Ft Lauderdale, FL. As the UHS Sports Medicine Fellow she teaches residents and medical students and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University. She covers a wide variety of community and high school athletics, provides regular coverage for Johnson City Senior High School, is an Assistant Team Physician for the Binghamton University Bearcats, and covers the SUNY Broome Men’s and Women’s soccer teams. Dr. Clemons’ interests are wide in the field of Sports Medicine.

As an Internal Medicine trained physician specializing in Sports Medicine, she enjoys taking care of both young athletes and adults with a wide variety of ailments, from fractures to arthritis to concussions. She values exercise and sport as a tool for health in all patients, including the elderly and disabled. Dr. Clemons also has interests in reading, exercising, and improving mental health issues amongst society as a whole.

Click here to learn about UHS Fellowships.