Joana Fraser MD

Joana Fraser, MD

Sports Medicine Physician

Instructor in Orthopedics, Harvard Medical School

Medical Services


  • Concussion Management
  • Dance Medicine
  • Female Athlete Triad
  • Sports Medicine


  • Orthopedic Center


  • Sports Medicine
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Joana Fraser MD

Philosophy of Care 

Being physically active and maintaining a healthy lifestyle has always been important to me. In the field of Sports Medicine, I have found my passion of not only helping athletes of all ages recover from injury to allow them to continue to do the activities that fulfill them, but also working with them on injury prevention strategies to ensure lifelong participation and enjoyment.

Experience and Education


Medical School

University of Glasgow, 2008

Glasgow, Scotland


Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Pediatrics, 2013

Lebanon, NH


Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Pediatrics, 2013

Lebanon, NH


Boston Children's Hospital, Medical Sports Medicine, 2016

Boston, MA


  • American Board of Pediatrics

Professional History

Having begun her medical training in Scotland, Dr. Joana Fraser spent time working in both the UK and the USA and completing residencies in both countries. She has experience in acute care as an attending in the ER at Boston Children’s Hospital for 2 years prior to her fellowship. This experience has allowed her to more effectively manage on-field injuries and illness. 

Dr. Fraser's fellowship training in Sports Medicine completes her path to this fantastic career which continues to present new and exciting challenges every day. 


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Fraser JL, Sugimoto D, Beng YM, D'Hemecourt P, Stracciolini A. Bony Morphology of Femoroacetabular Impingement in Young Female Dancers and Single-Sport Athletes. Orthop J Sports Med. 2017 Aug; 5(8):2325967117723108.
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