Heath Thornton, M.D. is the Director of the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship program. Dr. Thornton is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine. He completed his family medicine residency at Riverside Hospital in Newport News, VA, and completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Wake Forest University. He is board certified in Family Medicine and a CAQ in Sports Medicine.
Christopher Miles, M.D. is the Associate Director of the Fellowship and an Assistant Professor in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. Dr. Miles completed his family medicine residency at Methodist Medical Center in Peoria, IL and completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Wake Forest University. Dr. Miles is board certified in Family Medicine and a CAQ in Sports Medicine. He is the Medical Director for athletes at Wake Forest University.
Laura J. Linter, D.O. is the Assistant Director of the Fellowship and an Assistant Professor in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. Dr. Lintner
completed her family medicine residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship at Wake Forest University. She is the Medical Director at Winston-Salem State University.
Daryl A. Rosenbaum, M.D. is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and the Program Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program. He completed his family medicine residency at Oregon Health Sciences University, and completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at Wake Forest University. He holds board certification in Family Medicine and a certificate of added qualification in Sports Medicine.
Cristin M. Ferguson, M.D. joined the Sports Medicine Unit in 2005 and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. She also serves as a team physician for Winston-Salem State University. Dr. Ferguson serves as Director of the Wake Forest University Ortho Sports Medicine Fellowship. She is also Division Chief for Sports Medicine.
John B. Hubbard, M.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He joined in 2012 as a team physician for Wake Forest University athletes.
Justin Moore, PhD is an Associate Professor of Family Medicine and the Fellowship Research Director. Dr. Moore coordinates and facilitates training in research methods, data management and analyses for the sports medicine fellowship program. He also works with fellows on an individual basis to provide support for their research projects on topics such as measurement, sampling, recruitment, data analyses, reporting, and manuscript preparation, among others.
Our faculty also includes a number of orthopaedic surgeons with other subspecialty expertise in hand, foot, pediatrics, trauma, and oncology. Our Pediatrics faculty includes another member of the Wake Forest Sports Medicine team, Daniel P. Krowchuk, M.D., who is fellowship-trained in adolescent medicine.
Other faculty include the Ph.Ds and exercise physiologists of the Department of Health and Exercise Science at WFU, certified athletic trainers, physical therapists, nutritionists, a Pharm.D., behavioral psychologists, and radiologists. The fellowship is sponsored by the Department of Family & Community Medicine at the Wake Forest School of Medicine.