Sport & Exercise Medicine Physicians

Dr. Shelby Karpman

Do you hold any positions outside the clinic?

Primary Care Consultant at Healthpointe Medical Centre and Clinical Lecturer in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Alberta.

What is your clinical speciality?

Sport & Exercise Medicine and chronic pain.

What did you study and where?

I have a BSc from McGill University, a MHA from the University of Ottawa and an MD from the University of Alberta. 

Do you have any specific research interests & publications?

I am involved in multiple research projects regarding dermatological conditions as well as research regarding injuries in boxing and mixed martial arts.

Do you work specific days/hours?

Tuesdays mornings.

Are you affiliated with any teams?

I am Team Physician for the University of Alberta Golden Bears Hockey, Wrestling and Golf teams, as well as the National Wrestling and Rugby Programs.

What is your favourite way to stay active?

My extra-curricular physical activities include working out, hockey and golf.