Valerie Cothran, MD
Sports Medicine, Family Medicine
Assistant Professor of Family & Community Medicine and Orthopaedics
UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.
In-Office Visits for New Patients
Dr. Cothran has special interest in childhood obesity, sports medicine, women’s health, and injury prevention.
She is an assistant professor of family and community medicine and director of the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at the University of Maryland.
She received her medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, N.C. She then continued her training as a resident in family medicine at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center. She completed a fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Cothran is board certified in family medicine and has a certificate of added qualification in Sports Medicine.
Dr. Cothran serves as the fellowship director for the Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship and as a team physician for the University of Maryland Terrapins.
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Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 2000
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, 2005
University of Kentucky College of Medicine - Sports Medicine, 2006
American Board of Family Medicine - Family Medicine, 2006
American Board of Family Medicine - Sports Medicine, 2006
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University of Maryland Medical Center