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About Samuel Galloway, MD

Sam Galloway, MD, is a board-certified family medicine doctor who specializes in sports medicine. His expertise includes diagnosing, treating and preventing injuries associated with athletics. He is skilled in performing joint injections and other ultrasound-guided procedures for musculoskeletal conditions. Dr. Galloway also provides general primary care to patients of all ages, with a focus on preventative care as well as treatment of acute and chronic diseases.

As an instructor in the Department of Family Medicine and Public Health, Dr. Galloway trains medical students, residents and fellows at UC San Diego School of Medicine. He has presented at national meetings on issues related to intermittent arm weakness, knee pain and muscle atrophy in athletes. Dr. Galloway has also contributed chapters to sports medicine books.

He serves as a team physician for the Scripps Ranch High School football team and has also provided medical coverage for many other athletic teams and events in San Diego throughout his training.

Dr. Galloway completed a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine, where he also completed his residency in family medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine in Columbia, Mo. Dr. Galloway is board certified in family medicine and sports medicine. He is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Family Physicians.

In his free time, Dr. Galloway enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also likes running, hiking, camping, playing sports, spending time at the beach, gardening and woodworking.

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For more information, see Primary Care and Sports Medicine.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Medical Degree

  • University of Missouri, School of Medicine, Columbia, MO

Residency

  • UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Fellowship

  • UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Gender

  • Male

Date Joined Staff

  • 2018-08-01

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Conditions and Treatments

  • Sports Injuries
  • Care for All Ages
  • Injury Prevention
  • Comprehensive Care for the Individual and Family
  • Overall Health and Well-Being
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Ultrasound-Guided Diagnostics and Procedures
  • Joint Injections
  • Sports Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Conditions
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted