Sports Medicine Faculty

Alan Chu, MD
Assistant Professor
Alan Chu, MD specializes in the use of EMG in diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal and sports injuries. Dr. Chu has been with the department since its start in 2000 and has contributed to the growth and reputation of both clinical and academic divisions.


Jeanne Doperak, DO
Associate Program Director
PM&R Sports Medicine Fellowship

Program Director
Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship


Anna Dumont, DO
Tri-Rivers Musculoskeletal Centers
Sports/MSK Faculty


Eric Helm, MD
Assistant Professor
Dr. Helm is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and pain medicine. His clinical and research interests include: ultrasound-guided procedures, cervicogenic headache, radiofrequency neurotomy, and neuromodulation. Dr. Helm is a competitive tennis player and triathlon athlete.


Daniel Lueders, MD
Assistant Professor
Assistant Director, Fellowship
Dr. Lueders is a board-certified Sports Medicine physician. His practice focuses on the non-surgical management of sports medicine conditions, joint disorders, and tendon disorders.


Kentaro Onishi, DO
Assistant Professor
Director, Fellowship
Dr. Onishi’s medical practice focuses on non-surgical treatments of conditions resulting from various sports injuries using diagnostic ultrasound and percutaneous sono graphically guided tenotomy & fasciotomy. Dr. Onishi is Team Physician for Pittsburgh Chapter of Tough Mudder race.


Joshua Szabo, MD
Tri-Rivers Consulting Services
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


For additional information contact:
Stacey Snead-Peterson, MS
GME Academic Manager