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Heather Gillespie, M.D.

Professional Titles & Positions
Assistant Clinical Professor, UCLA/Orthopaedic Hospital Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles
Primary Area of Practice
Sports Medicine
Language(s) Spoken
Practice Location(s)
Orthopaedic Institute for Children 403 West Adams Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA USA 90007 Appointments: Phone (213) 742-8330 Fax (213) 741-8338
UCLA Comprehensive Sports Medicine Center 1250 16th Street, Suite 2100 Santa Monica, CA 90404 Phone (310)319-4700 Fax (310) 453-5106
Hospital and Institute Affiliation(s)
Orthopaedic Institute for Children
Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center and Orthopaedic Hospital
Medical Board Certifications
Sports Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine, 2007.
Family Medicine, American Board of Family Practice, 2006.
Medical Degree: Duke University School of Medicine, 2003. Degree: MD
Internship: Family Practice, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2003-2004.
Residency: Family Practice, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 2004-2006.
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, Maine Medical Center, 2006-2007.
Clinical Interest
Pediatric and Adolescent Sports Medicine
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM)
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
AMSSM Fellowship Committee member
ACSM Book Chapter Reviewer
ACSM Current Sports Medicine Reports Reviewer
Research Interest
Pediatric Sports Injury Prevention
Musculoskeletal Medical Education
Injury Patterns in Collegiate Swimmers