|This web site was developed by David H.Plotkin, M.D.. The goal of this site is to provide a
resource for athletes in the Washington, D.C metro area and around the world. Information for Dr.
Plotkin's primary care/internal medicine patients, sports medicine patients, and sports performance athletes
will be found on this site. Mvpsportsmed.com will be updated on a regular basis with both technological
breakthroughs in content and web site structure and interactability.
Dr. Plotkin practices both internal medicine and sports medicine in Olney, Maryland. The
majority of his practice is devoted to traditional internal medicine. Dr. Plotkin sees patients in his office, at
local hospitals, and local nursing homes. In addition, a small portion of Dr. Plotkin's practice is devoted to
sports medicine. Patient's with musculoskeletal injuries and sports related medical conditions are seen in
Dr. Plotkin's office and at local athletic events. Currently, Dr. Plotkin follows the Blake High School
football team and he has volunteered at the Marine Corps Marathon, Hoop Dreams, and other local
sporting events in the past.
Dr. Plotkin attended the University of Maryland where he earned a B.S. in Zoology. His research
at that time was concentrated in the field of neuroelectrophysiology. While at the University of Maryland
he ran cross country and track. He attended medical school at the University of Maryland as well. His
residency in internal medicine was completed at Indiana University Medical Center. He completed a
primary care sports medicine fellowship at the Hughston Clinic. During his fellowship Dr. Plotkin received
training in musculoskeletal injuries, sports medicine medical conditions, sports medicine event coverage,
and performed research studying anaerobic power in athletes. Dr. Plotkin is board certified in internal
medicine and has a certificate of added qualification in sports medicine.
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2) Sports Medicine
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