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Clinton A. Hartz, MD, RMSK

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Team Physician, Ohio State Athletic Department


 Education and Background

  • BS in microbiology from Clemson University, 2003
  • Medical Degree from St. Matthew’s University School of Medicine, 2007
  • Residency in Family Medicine at The Ohio State University, 2007 – 2010
  • Master’s in Health Science Administration from St. Joseph’s College of Maine, 2010
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at The Toledo Hospital, 2010-2011

Experience and Interests

Dr. Hartz joined the OSU Sports Medicine staff in 2013. He was designated Chief Resident and honored with the Dr. Tennyson Williams Award during his residency with The Ohio State University and is currently a member of the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, and American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Hartz has special interests in interventional and diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, prolotherapy and Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy.  He is also certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography to do musculoskeletal ultrasound.

Dr. Hartz has extensive experience working with athletes from high school through adulthood. He is currently a team physician at The Ohio State University and the team physician for Ohio State Rugby, USA Rugby, Columbus State and select Columbus City Schools. In his free time, he is an avid skier and enjoys international travel and spending time with his wife and two dogs.