Joseph Garry, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Joseph Garry

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-884-0406

Mailing Address:
420 Delaware St. SE
MMC 381
Minneapolis, MN 55455

MD, University of Minnesota

University of California Los Angeles Family Medicine Residency

Fellowship in sports medicine, Thomas Jefferson University

Fellowship in research, University of South Carolina

Fellowship in faculty development, East Carolina University

CAQ in sports medicine


Joseph Garry, MD, is faculty in the University of Minnesota Program in Sports Medicine and sees patients at the University of Minnesota Physicians Sports Medicine Clinic. He completed post-graduate training in academic medicine, faculty development, public health, primary care sports medicine, and research. Previously, he worked for the U.S. Air Force and held faculty positions at the University of Arkansas and East Carolina University. Garry is involved in research and serves as a reviewer for a variety of sports medicine journals, including the Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine.



Hickner RC, Kemeny G, Clark PD, Galvin VB, McIver KL, Evans CA, Carper MJ, Garry JP. In vivo nitric oxide suppression of lipolysis in subcutaneous abdominal adipose tissue is greater in obese lean women. Obesity. 2012;20(6):1174-8.

Blackham J, Garry JP, Cummings DM, Russell RG. Does regular exercise reduce the pain and stiffness of osteoarthritis? Journal of Family Practice. 2008;57(7):476-7.



  • Athletic spine and hip injury Stress fractures OsteoporosisYouth sportsAthletic spine and hip injuryMedical conditions affecting exercise and performanceCardiac conditions 


Orthopaedic Clinic;University of Minnesota Physicians Sports Medicine Clinic

Board Certifications

Sports Medicine (board certified)
Family Medicine (board certified)