Dr. R. Michael Galbraith

Sports Medicine Physician - DO, CCFP, Dip. Sports Med
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  • Fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine, University of Notre Dame, 2010

  • Residency:  Family Medicine, Memorial Hospital, South Bend, IN., 2009

  • Medical school: Midwestern University/Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale, AZ., 2006

  • Undergraduate: Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. 2002

      Dr. Michael Galbraith was born in Lethbridge, AB, and raised in Seattle, WA.  He and his family moved to Alberta in 2010 (his wife is originally from Southern Alberta).  He is dually board-certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine in both the USA and Canada.


      He continues to enjoy a small panel of Family Practice patients, but the majority of his practice includes non-operative management of musculoskeletal injuries and sports medicine. 

In his spare time, Dr. Galbraith enjoys adventuring with his wife and three children, mountain biking, hiking, snow skiing, swimming, volunteering in his church and watching Notre Dame football.  Go Irish!

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Board Certifications:

  • Certificate of Added Competence, Sport and Exercise Medicine

  • Diplomate of Sports Medicine (Dip. Sport Med)

  • Canadian Certification in Family Medicine (CCFP)

  • Certificate of Added Qualification, Sports Medicine (USA)

  • Board Certified, American Board of Family Physicians (USA)

Sports Medicine Event Coverage:

  • Over the last 10 years, Dr. Galbraith has been a team physician for multiple high schools, colleges and universities, in addition to covering numerous sporting events, including:

  • Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club (WHL)

  • Raymond High School

  • Lethbridge College

  • Lost Soul Ultra-marathon

  • Skate Canada International

  • Canadian Women's Olympic Hockey team

  • Cirque du Soleil

  • Alberta Summer Games

  • University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

  • Bethel College, Mishawaka, IN

  • St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN

  • Holy Cross College, Notre Dame, IN

  • World Masters Games, Sydney, Australia

  • Indiana University South Bend, South Bend, IN

  • Team USA Weightlifting, IWF Competition, Hungary

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Academic Appointments:

  • Canadian Osteopathic Association

  • Clinical Lecturer, Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary School of Medicine, Calgary, AB.

  • Clinical Preceptor, Rural AB South Family Med. Residency Program, University of Calgary School of Medicine, Calgary, AB.