Undergraduate Degree

  • Grinnell College , 1991 , Grinnell , IA

Undergraduate Degree

  • North Carolina State University , 1993 , Raleigh , NC

Medical School

  • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine , 1998 , Chicago , IL


Emergency Medicine
  • University of Chicago , 2001 , Chicago , IL


Primary Care Sports Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2005 , Boston , MA


Gian Corrado, MD is a sports medicine physician and is an associate program director for the Medical Sports Medicine Fellowship Program in the Sports Medicine Division at Boston Children's Hospital. He is board certified in both emergency medicine and sports medicine and has a strong interest in cardiac screening. Dr. Corrado also holds an academic appointment as Assistant Professor in Orthopedics at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Gian Corrado is the head team physician for Northeastern University as well as the medical director for Northeastern University’s Bouvé College of Health Sciences Physician Assistant Program and Speech- Language Pathology Program. Dr. Corrado oversees the Sports Performance Department and is an integral part of the athletes’ development at Northeastern. He also serves as the head team physician for Brookline High School and Milton Academy.


  • American Board of Emergency Medicine


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles

  1. Feasibility of a Novel Strategy for Cardiovascular Screening During the Preparticipation Physical Examination. Clin J Sport Med. 2021 Sep 01; 31(5):407-413. View abstract
  2. Comparison of the Limb-lead Electrocardiogram to the 12-Lead Electrocardiogram for Identifying Conditions Associated with Sudden Cardiac Death in Youth Athletes. Am J Cardiol. 2021 08 01; 152:146-149. View abstract
  3. Point-of-Care Ultrasound, the New Musculoskeletal Physical Examination. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2021 Feb 01; 20(2):109-112. View abstract
  4. Meditation Monologue can Reduce Clinical Injection-Related Anxiety: Randomized Controlled Trial. J Evid Based Integr Med. 2021 Jan-Dec; 26:2515690X211006031. View abstract
  5. Parameters of cardiac symptoms in young athletes using the Heartbytes database. Phys Sportsmed. 2021 02; 49(1):37-44. View abstract
  6. Ultrasound examination and patellar tendinopathy scores in asymptomatic college jumpers. Phys Sportsmed. 2018 11; 46(4):477-484. View abstract
  7. Monitoring Morphologic Changes in Male Rowers Using Limited Portable Echocardiography Performed by a Frontline Physician. J Ultrasound Med. 2018 Oct; 37(10):2451-2455. View abstract
  8. Response to "Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Youth Athletes: Successful Screening With Point-of-Care Ultrasound by Medical Students". J Ultrasound Med. 2018 06; 37(6):1575. View abstract
  9. Early Screening for Cardiovascular Abnormalities With Preparticipation Echocardiography: Feasibility Study. Clin J Sport Med. 2017 Sep; 27(5):423-429. View abstract
  10. The Use of Echocardiograms in Preparticipation Examinations. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2017 Mar/Apr; 16(2):77-83. View abstract
  11. Is There a Role for Limited Echocardiography During the Preparticipation Physical Examination? PM R. 2016 Mar; 8(3 Suppl):S36-44. View abstract
  12. Early screening for cardiovascular abnormalities with preparticipation echocardiography: utility of focused physician-operated echocardiography in preparticipation screening of athletes. J Ultrasound Med. 2014 Feb; 33(2):307-13. View abstract
  13. Ultrasound in athletes: emerging techniques in point-of-care practice. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2012 Nov-Dec; 11(6):298-303. View abstract