Danny Mistry, MD, MS, ATC


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Professional Bio

  • Joined Western Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in 2011.
  • Preventive and therapeutic Primary Care Sports Medicine.
  • Pre-participation cardiovascular screening for athletes- recently developed innovative “Sports Cardiology” program in Grand Junction.
  • Prevention and treatment of back injuries.
  • Community educational programs to enhance health and wellness.
  • Member, Concussion Task Force, Grand Junction, CO.
  • Instrumental in development of concussion management protocols for School District 51 and Department of Athletics, Colorado Mesa University.
  • Guest speaker at numerous Sports Medicine conferences locally and nationwide.
  • Team Physician for the Department of Athletics, Colorado Mesa University.
  • Team Physician for the Grand Junction Rockies.
  • Team Physician for USA Swimming.
  • Chairman, Concussion Task Force, USA Swimming.
  • Currently serves as Board Member on the Board of Trustees, Community Hospital, Grand Junction.
  • Visiting Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.
  • Developed the Primary Care Sports Medicine Program, Department of Athletics, University of Virginia.
  • Served as Team Physician and Co-Medical Director, Department of Athletics, University of Virginia.
  • Worked and traveled with USA Swimming and USA Soccer National Teams to various domestic and international competitions.
  • Successfully completed a “Physician Internship” with the United States Olympic Committee.
  • Recipient of numerous awards for his pioneering work in Primary Care Sports Medicine from the University of Virginia and USA Swimming.
  • Published in various scientific journals.
  • Authored several Sports Medicine textbooks.

Education History

  • Medical Degree from the University of Madras, India.
  • Residency in Internal Medicine, University of Virginia.
  • Master of Science Degree in Exercise Science, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
  • Certified Athletic Trainer, NATA Internship Program, Taft School, Watertown, CT.
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

Besides Work

Danny is an avid chef currently writing the “Whole Soul Cookbook” – 100% of proceeds to support orphanages worldwide. He enjoys spending time with his family traveling the world and exploring the outdoors.

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Helpful Information

Helpful Links

Stop Sports Injuries   CDC Concussion

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My Associations

  • American College of Physicians

    American College of Physicians
  • National Athletic Trainer Association

    National Athletic Trainer Association
  • Team Physician Grand Junction Rockies

    Team Physician Grand Junction Rockies
  • Team Physician CMU Mavericks Athletics

    Team Physician CMU Mavericks Athletics
  • Team Physician USA Swimming

    Team Physician USA Swimming