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Shaun Spielman, MD


Shaun Spielman, MD is a sports medicine provider with Dayton Children's Hospital.

Dr. Spielman attended Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania where he ran cross country and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Following college he received his medical degree from West Virginia University in Morgantown, West Virginia. He also completed his residency in family medicine and fellowship in primary care sports medicine at West Virginia University.

He has a special interest in sports medicine, medical education (especially musculoskeletal medicine), healthcare systems and policy and infectious diseases. When he's not with patients, he enjoys cooking, racquetball, college football and salsa dancing.

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Scheduling in-person appointments for new patients only. For follow-up, second opinion or video visit appointments, please call 937-641-3939

education and training

  • medical school: West Virginia University School of Medicine
  • residency: Department of Family Medicine at West Virginia University Ruby Memorial Hospital
  • fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine at West Virginia University Ruby Memorial Hospital
  • board certification: Family Medicine, Primary Care Sports Medicine

awards, honors and organizations

  • Faculty of the Year as voted by the WSU family medicine residents (2018-2019)
  • Family Medicine Preceptor of the Year as voted by LSU-Shreveport 3rd year medical students (2017-2018)
  • Faculty of the Year as voted by the LSU-Shreveport family medicine residents (2014-15, 2016-17)
  • Intern of the Year, West Virginia University Department of Family Medicine (2009-2010)
  • Team Captain, Dickinson College Cross Country team (2022)
  • 3-Year Letter Winner, Dickinson College Cross Country team (2000-2002)
  • John Dickinson Scholarship, Dickinson College (2000-2004)

publications and presentations

  • 2003-2004 – Using heart rate to “rate” the difficulty of cross country courses. Unpublished research. PI: Charles Zwemer, PhD (Dickinson College Department of Biology, Carlisle PA)
  • 2011 – “A Case of Spontaneous Septic Abortion: Sepsis following uterine rupture.” Case report/poster submitted for WV ACP. Co-authored with Jonathon Lanham, MD. PI: Melanie Fisher, MD (WVU Department of Infectious Disease, Morgantown, WV)
  • 2011 – Assessing and Improving HIV Screening Rates in a University Primary Care Clinic. Poster presented at Hal Wanger Family Medicine Conference 2011, Morgantown, WV.
  • 2013 – Fracture of a Calcified Achilles Tendon: A Case Report. Poster presented at 22nd Annual AMSSM Meeting, 2013, San Diego, CA.
  • Online Publications Spielman S (editor). Surgical Stinger. Available at
  • Spielman S (editor). Lethal Leg Pain. Available at
  • Spielman S (contributing editor). AMSSM Top 120 Articles for Fellows. Available at
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