Friday, November 14, 2014

Sports Medicine Fellowship Program

Michael Yurkewicz, DO

Dr. Yurkewicz is board certified in Family Practice and is currently completing his one-year Primary Care Sports Medicine fellowship at the PinnacleHealth Sports Medicine Center.

Dr. Yurkewicz received his Medical Degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.  He completed his Family Practice residency through PinnacleHealth and during his third year he was the chief resident.  Dr. Yurkewitzh received his undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University, The Behrend College, where he obtained a B.S. in Biology.

Over the past three and half years, Dr. Yurkewicz has covered many sporting events, including local high school football games, the Keystone State Games, Lebanon Valley College Ice Hockey team, Lacrosse and Injury Clinic, as well as conducting numerous pre-participation sports physicals. When not at the PinnacleHealth Sports Medicine Center, he is the team physician for Bishop McDevitt High School, under the direction of the Sports Medicine Program Director, Dr. Michael Cordas.