Dr. Andrew Reisman begins his 11th year with the University of Delaware athletics staff as the head team physician for the 2016-17 athletics season.
He is responsible for the medical care and treatment of nearly 600 Blue Hens student-athletes annually, including traveling with the Delaware football team.
In 2008, Dr. Reisman took over added responsibilities and was named assistant athletics director for sports medicine. He is one of the few physicians at the college level to hold this title. He oversees all functions of the UD sports medicine department.
During the past year, Dr. Reisman was appointed to two prestigious committees as he was named chair of the Colonial Athletic Association Sports Medicine Committee in Sept., 2014 and was selected to serve on the NCAA Division I Concussion Safety Protocol Committee in July, 2015.
The CAA Sports Medicine Committee is comprised of four team physicians and four athletic trainers from CAA member schools whose responsibility is to advise the conference on matters relating to health, safety, and the well-being of student-athletes.The purpose of the NCAA Division I Concussion Safety Protocol Committee is to review submitted concussion safety protocols and the written certificate of compliance signed by the directors of athletics.
A native of Monsey, N.Y., Dr Reisman earned his degree in chemistry from Haverford College in 1988 and earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester in 1992.
Reisman served an internship and residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medial Center in Lebanon, N.H. and at the University of Rochester. He then completed a sports medicine fellowship through the Christiana Care Health System.
Reisman, who was named the Top Sports Medicine Physician in Delaware by Delaware Today magazine in 2003, worked six years as a physician at Casscells Orthopedics in Wilmington.
Reisman resides in North Wilmington with his wife, Darcy, their daughter, Ava, and son, Seth. Darcy is currently an associate professor in the physical therapy department at the University of Delaware.Updated 11/15/16
Past University of Delaware Sports Medicine Physicians
Dr. Andrew Reisman (2006-Present)
Dr. Vincent Disabella (1999-2006)
Dr. Kevin Waninger (1994-99)
Dr. David Gonzalez (1991-94)
Dr. Clifford Waldman (1989-91)
Dr. Gary Green (1986-88)
Dr. David Sherwood (1985-86; 88-89)
Dr. Pat Black (1982-85)
Dr. C.R. "Roy" Donoho (1946-82)
Dr. J.R. Downes (1941-49)
Dr. E.E. Weggenmann (1940-45)
|Position:||Assistant AD for Sports Medicine|
|Alma Mater:||Haverford College|