Cynthia Stein, MD, MPH

Cynthia Stein, MD, MPH

Sports Medicine Physician; Instructor in Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Head Team Physician, Emmanuel College

Medical Services


  • Concussion Management
  • Dance Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sports Medicine


  • Orthopedic Center
  • Sports Medicine Division
  • Orthopedic Surgery


  • English


  • Sports Medicine
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-3501 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education


Medical School

UCLA, 1997

Los Angeles, CA

Sports Medicine Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital,

Boston, MA

Internal Medicine Residency

UCLA Center for Health Sciences, 1997-2000

Los Angeles, CA


  • Sports Medicine

  • Internal Medicine


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Stein CJ, MacDougall R, Quatman-Yates CC, Myer GD, Sugimoto D, Dennison RJ, Meehan WP. Young Athletes' Concerns About Sport-Related Concussion: The Patient's Perspective. Clin J Sport Med. 2016 Sep; 26(5):386-90.
  2. Stracciolini A, Stein CJ, Zurakowski D, Meehan WP, Myer GD, Micheli LJ. Anterior cruciate ligament injuries in pediatric athletes presenting to sports medicine clinic: a comparison of males and females through growth and development. Sports Health. 2015 Mar; 7(2):130-6.
  3. Meehan WP, Mannix R, Monuteaux MC, Stein CJ, Bachur RG. Early symptom burden predicts recovery after sport-related concussion. Neurology. 2014 Dec 9; 83(24):2204-10.
  4. Beasley MA, Stracciolini A, Tyson KD, Stein CJ. Knee injury patterns in young irish dancers. Med Probl Perform Art. 2014 Jun; 29(2):70-3.
  5. Stracciolini A, Casciano R, Levey Friedman H, Stein CJ, Meehan WP, Micheli LJ. Pediatric sports injuries: a comparison of males versus females. Am J Sports Med. 2014 Apr; 42(4):965-72.
  6. Stein CJ, Kinney SA, McCrystal T, Carew EA, Bottino NM, Meehan Iii WP, Micheli LJ. Dance-related concussion: a case series. J Dance Med Sci. 2014; 18(2):53-61.
  7. Stein CJ, Tyson KD, Johnson VM, Popoli DM, d'Hemecourt PA, Micheli LJ. Injuries in Irish dance. J Dance Med Sci. 2013 Dec; 17(4):159-64.
  8. Stein CJ, Micheli LJ. Overuse injuries in youth sports. Phys Sportsmed. 2010 Jun; 38(2):102-8.
  9. Stein C, Fisher L, Berkey C, Colditz G. Adolescent physical activity and perceived competence: does change in activity level impact self-perception? J Adolesc Health. 2007 May; 40(5):462.e1-8.
  10. Colditz GA, Stein C. Smoking cessation, weight gain, and lung function. Lancet. 2005 May 7-13; 365(9471):1600-1.
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  12. Stein CJ, Colditz GA. The epidemic of obesity. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2004 Jun; 89(6):2522-5.
  13. Stein CJ, Colditz GA. Modifiable risk factors for cancer. Br J Cancer. 2004 Jan 26; 90(2):299-303.
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