Dr. Patrick F. Leary

Dr. Patrick F. Leary is presently Director of Sports Medicine at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania.  He has a teaching appointment as Clinical  Professor of Family Medicine and Sports Medicine.

Dr. Leary is certified in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine and Geriatrics and works at the LECOM Wellness and Integrative Health Center.  He is Head Team Physician for the Erie BayHawks and Mercyhurst University.  He recently has been appointed to the sports medicine advisory board of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA).

He is a Fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine, the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians and recently became a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine.

Dr. Leary is a graduate of the Kansas City University of Medicine and Bio-Sciences and was Team Physician at the University of Notre Dame from 19995-2005 where he did his undergraduate work.

He has published and researched ACL Injuries, Concussion in Family Practice,  athletic pubalgia, concussion in boxing and baby boomer fitness injuries  along with other sports medicine topics.  He is Program Director of the LECOM Sports Medicine Fellowship, which emphasizes use of msk diagnostic ultrasound and augmented injection therapy.  He recently received a Masters of Science in Medical Education from LECOM.