David Jeong, MD
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Dr. Jeong, originally from South Korea, obtained his medical degree at Chonnam National University College of Medicine in Gwangju, South Korea in 2009. He came to the United States in 2011.
He completed his family medicine residency at SIU-SOM Springfield in 2014, his sports medicine fellowship at SIU-SOM Quincy in 2015, a geriatric medicine fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in 2016 and Emergency Ultrasound Sabbatical Fellow at University of California Irvine Medical Center in 2016.
In addition, he successfully completed a 2-year diploma program in sports medicine offered by International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Medical Commission in 2017. He has expertise in exercise counseling and prescriptions for special populations such as older adults and cancer survivors and utilization of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in sports medicine, primary care and resource-limited settings.
Prior to joining the University of Maryland School of Medicine, he served the Department of Family and Community medicine at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine (SIU-SOM) in Springfield, Illinois, as assistant professor, director of sports and musculoskeletal medicine, director of geriatrics and palliative medicine and director of point-of-care ultrasound program at SIU Center for Family Medicine Springfield (FQHC Center). Also, he was medical director of Lewis Memorial Christian Village, a long term care and subacute rehab facility.
As a former second-degree black belt in Taekwondo, Dr. Jeong has great interest and passion for Taekwondo Medicine. Since September 2017, Dr. Jeong has been involved in World Taekwondo (WT) as chairman of Medical and Anti-Doping Committee and contributed to safety and health protection of World Taekwondo athletes.
Dr. Jeong has been involved in the Olympics and Paralympics since 2018. He was appointed Venue Medical Officer of the Olympic Sliding Center for Luge, Skeleton and Bobsled at 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. Also, He participated in 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games as International Federation (IF) Medical Officer of Taekwondo Games.
Language(s): Korean; English
University of Maryland Medical Center
Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.
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Chonnam National University College of Medicine, 2009
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Springfield Family and Community Medicine Residency, 2014
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals - Geriatric Medicine, 2016
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Quincy Sports Medicine Fellowship Program - Sports Medicine, 2015
University of California - Emergency Medicine, Ultrasound, 2016
American Board of Family Medicine - Geriatric Medicine, 2016
American Board of Family Medicine - Sports Medicine, 2015
American Board of Family Medicine - Family Medicine, 2014
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