Harlan Selesnick, M.D
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Dr. Harlan Selesnick, M.D

Curriculum Vitae


  • National Board of Medical Examiners, June, 1981
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, July, 1988
  • Recertification: February 1995
  • Recertification: February 2005
  • American Board Of Orthopaedic Surgery Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine, January 2008


  • Illinois
  • California
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Florida
  • Massachusetts

Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis

Previous Positions Held

Florida Delegate to The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
February 2008 to 2011

Team Physician WNBA Franchise
Miami Sol
Miami, FL
April 2000-2004

Advisory Board Member, Professional Team Physician Society

Team Physician Senior Professional Golf Championships
Key Biscayne, Florida

Past President, NBA Team Physician Society

Team Physician National Basketball Association All Star Game
Washington, DC
February, 2001

Team Physician USA Basketball Dream Team Five Olympics
Sydney, Australia
September, 2000

Team Physician National Basketball Association All-Star Game
San Francisco, CA
February, 2000

President elect NBA Team Physical Society

Team Physician, USA Basketball
Americas Championships
San Juan, Puerto Rico
July, 1999

Team Physician, USA Basketball World Championships
Athens, Greece
July 8, 1998- August 5, 1998

Team Physician, Doral International Golf Championships
Miami, FL

Health Beat Section, Miami Herald "Jock-Doc" column
Miami, FL

Assistant Professor, Department or Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
University of Miami
Miami, FL
October 1986-October 1998

Team Physician
USBL Franchise
Miami Tropics
Miami, Florida
June 1991 - August 1991

Sunshine Network Television Correspondent
"Weekly Sports Medicine Tips"
Florida Sports Report
March 1, 1990-May 1, 1991

Medical Director
Senior Professional Baseball League
October 1989-1991

Team Physician National Basketball Association
All Star Game
February 1990

Team Physician Miami Miracle Baseball Franchise
June 1988-1989

Team Physician Miami Marlins Baseball Team
July 1985-1988

Associate Team Physician, Miami Dolphins
July 15, 1985-June 1, 1987

Team Physician State of Illinois Prairie State Games
Champaign, Illinois
July, 1984

Team Physician National Basketball Association
Pre-Draft Rookie Camp
Chicago, Illinois
July 28-31, 1983, May 28-31, 1984

Assistant to Chicago Bulls Team Physician
H. Bates Noble, M.D.
Chicago, Illinois
1980 to 1984

Hospital Appointments

  • Doctors' Hospital, Coral Gables, Florida
    July, 1985
  • South Miami Hospital, Miami, Florida
    July 1985
  • Baptist Hospital, Miami, Florida
    September, 1992

Society Affiliations

  • Dade County Medical Association
  • Florida Medical Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Southern Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons(Fellow)
  • NBA Team Physician's Society
  • Florida Orthopaedic Society
  • Miami Orthopaedic Association
  • American Orthopaedic Society Sports Medicine
  • Eastern Orthopaedic Society
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Professional Team Physicians Society

Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis

Current Positions

Sports Medicine Columnist
Miami Herald, Tropical Life's Health and Fitness
Miami, Florida
2005 to present

Team Physician Ransom Everglades High School
Miami, FL
2002 to present

Team Physician Palmetto High School
Miami, FL
1995 to present

Director Sports Medicine Fellowship
Sponsored by Doctors' Hospital-Baptist Health
Miami, FL
August 1, 1994 to present

Team Physician Westminster Christian High School
Miami, FL
1993 to present

Team Physician,
Open Tennis Tournament
Key Biscayne, Florida
1992 to present

Team Physician
Dania Jai Alai
Dania, Florida
January 1991 to present

Team Physician
Miami Dade College (Wolfson Campus)
September 1990 to present

Team Physician
World Jai Alai
Miami, Florida
January 1989 to present

Team Physician
NBA Franchise
Miami Heat, Miami, Florida
May 1988 to present

Private Practice, General Orthopedic Surgery
POSITIONS: Sports Medicine, Reconstructive Shoulder Surgery
Miami, Florida
July 1985 to present

Graduate Research Fellowships

New York Lung Association Fellowship, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, New York. June 1, 1976-September 1, 1976, "Separation of Collagen Types in Lung Diseases."

Environmental Protection Agency Grant, University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, California. June 1, 1977-September 1, 1977, "Separation of Collagen Types in Lung Diseases."

Northwestern University Medical School, Department of Biochemistry, Chicago, Illinois. January 1, 1978-July 30, 1978. "Isolation of Basement Membrane Collagen."

Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis

Meet Dr. Selesnick
Arthroscopic Surgery
Knee Joint Replacement
Sports Injury Prevention
Multimedia Patient Education
Multimedia Patient Education
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