Steven Stovitz, MD, MS
Sports Medicine Fellowship, Associate Director
Program in Sports Medicine
Family medicine, sports medicine, adult and pediatric obesity
MD, Medical College of Virginia
MS, University of Minnesota
Lawrence Family Medicine Residency
Fellowship: Hennepin County Medical Center (sports medicine)
Stovitz is a fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine and a senior associate editor at the British Journal of Sports Medicine. His clinical work is divided between the University of Minnesota departments of orthopedic surgery and intercollegiate athletics, where he is a team physician for University athletes. He also sees patients at the University of Minnesota Physicians Sports Medicine Clinic. Stovitz’s primary research involves a variety of issues in the study of obesity.
717 Delaware St SE, Suite 420
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Roberts WO, Stovitz SD. Incidence of sudden cardiac death in Minnesota high school athletes 1993-2012 screened with a standardized pre-participation evaluation. JACC. 2013;62(14):1298-1301.
Stovitz SD. Detection of bias in clinical research. In: O'Keefe RJ, Jacobs JJ, Chu CR, Einhorn TA, eds. Orthopaedic Basic Science: Foundations of Clinical Practice, fourth edition. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons; 2013.
Stovitz SD, Huber A, Burton E, Parker DA. Sports and exercise medicine. In: Haag H, Keskinen K, Talbot M, eds. Directory of Sports Science, sixth edition. International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education; 2013.
Stovitz SD. Contributions of fitness and physical activity to reducing mortality. Clin J Sports Med. 2012;22(4):380-1.
Vanwormer JJ, Linde JA, Harnack LJ, Stovitz SD, Jeffrey RW. Self-weighing frequency is associated with weight gain prevention over two years among working adults. Int J Behav Med. 2012;19(3):351-8.