DR. AMIT MOMAYA, MD
Dr. Amit Momaya is a sports medicine surgeon and serves as section head of the sports medicine division within the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He has had extensive training in the care of patients with shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee injuries.
Dr. Momaya has taken care of athletes at all levels—from the weekend warrior to the professional athlete. Dr. Momaya currently serves as team physician for UAB Athletics, Birmingham Legion FC, and multiple high schools.
In addition, Dr. Momaya is an active clinician scientist. His research has been published in leading Orthopedic journals and presented at multiple local and national meetings. He continues to engage in clinical trials to help improve patient care and innovate in the growing field of sports medicine.
DR. KENNY MCCOLLOUGH, JR., MD
Dr. Kenny McCollough is an Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and specializes in Sports Medicine. He completed his fellowship at the American Sports Medicine Institute here in Birmingham, was in residency at Baptist Health System, and attended medical school in town at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.
DR. MIKE JOHNSON, MD
Dr. Michael D. Johnson, M.D., joined the faculty of UAB’s Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics in 2013. He received his medical school training here at UAB S.O.M., his residency in Orthopaedic surgery at the University of Tennessee and his fellowship at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Dr. Johnson received numerous honors, scholarships and awards during his training period, including the Thomas E. Rast Endowed Medical Scholarship at the UAB School of Medicine. Outside of soccer, Maggi is an avid college football fan. The native of Columbia, SC also enjoys going to the beach and spending time with friends and family.
His clinical interest and specialty is diagnosis, treatment and therapy of foot and ankle disease, injuries, pain management—both non-operative and operative. In addition to his Orthopaedic training, Dr. Johnson is certified in Advanced Cardiac and Trauma Life Support.
DR. IRFAN ASIF, MD
Dr. Irfan Asif is a Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and specializes in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine. He completed a fellowship at the National Institute of Program Director Development, and another at the University of Washington Sports Medicine. He was in residency and completed an internship at the University of Washington Family Medicine Residency after attending medical school at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
DR. IAN McKEAG, MD
Ian McKeag, M.D., serves as the director for the UAB Department of Family and Community Medicine Sports and Exercise Medicine Fellowship. Originally from the Midwest, he has most recently relocated from the Cone Sports Medicine Fellowship in Greensboro, NC where he was trained in diagnostic and procedural ultrasound. In Greensboro, Dr. McKeag covered Guilford College athletics, Greensboro Swarm (NBA G League), Carolina Cobras (arena football), and local USA Gymnastics and USA Basketball events. He enjoys working with athletes of all levels, and integrating the diagnostic capabilities of ultrasound into the everyday sports medicine clinic.