Jason Matuszak, MD, FAAFP

Chief, Division of Sports Medicine, Excelsior Orthopaedics, Amherst, New York; Clinical Assistant Professor, University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, New York

Dr. Matuszak earned his medical degree at the State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University in Syracuse. He completed his family medicine residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse and a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu. A family physician and sports medicine physician who is board certified in clinical informatics, he is the founder and director of The Sports Concussion Center at Excelsior Orthopaedics, Excelsior Sports Medicine’s STRIDES program for running and endurance medicine, and a musculoskeletal ultrasound program. He serves as a school physician for Williamsville Central School District and a team physician for 12 local high schools. He has also worked as a team physician for the Buffalo Bisons (AAA affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays) and the Western New York Flash of the National Women’s Soccer League, and as a volunteer physician for the Ironman World Championship, the U.S. Olympic Committee, and USA Hockey. In addition, he has helped develop team physician consensus conference guidelines and clinical practice guidelines for musculoskeletal conditions. Dr. Matuszak is speaker of the Congress of Delegates for the New York State Academy of Family Physicians and chair of the Physicians Advisory Council to the P2 Collaborative of Western New York and HEALTHeLINK, western New York’s regional health information organization.