Thomas Hospel, MD, MBA


Thomas Hospel, MD, MBA

Medical School: University of Wisconsin College of Medicine
Residency: Family and Community Medicine, St. Lukes Medical Center, Milwaukee
Fellowship: The Ohio State University Medical Center, Family Medicine

Dr. Hospel is a board-certified family medicine and sports medicine physician passionate about helping athletes achieve general health, returning them to play after injury and assisting them in achieving maximal performance.

Dr. Hospel has been practicing sports medicine in Dublin since 1998. Dr. Hospel serves as the medical director of Dublin Jerome High School where he provides selected medical coverage for Jerome High School athletic teams as well as a weekly injury clinic at the high school. Prior to coming to Dublin Jerome High School. he served as a team physician for The Ohio State University Department of Athletics, Ohio Wesleyan University, Dublin Scioto High School, Worthington Kilbourne High School and Independence High School. Dr. Hospel is the medical director for the PGA TOUR, United States Golf Association, and International Golf Federation's Anti-Doping Program. In addition, he is a team physician for the Columbus Crew. Dr. Hospel was instrumental in crafting the very first Anti-Doping Program for professional golf. He continues to provide player education and oversees the PGA TOUR and LPGA Tour Therapeutic Use Exemption Committee. In addition to these responsibilities, Dr. Hospel oversees the mobile physical therapy, sports nutrition, and fitness training programs on the PGA TOUR and LPGA Tour. Finally, Dr. Hospel has developed a nationwide network of orthopedic surgeons and sports medicine physicians who help provide sports injury treatment to the professional golfers.

Dr. Hospel is a former Northwestern University Varsity Soccer Player, where he was a four-year varsity letter winner and team MVP. He has competed in 5 men’s U.S. Open Soccer Championship finals. He continues to coach in Dublin United Soccer Club and Dublin Soccer League. Dr. Hospel has competed in the 50K American Birkebeiner ski race and recently competed in the 2011 Flying Pig Full Marathon. In 2008 Dr. Hospel received the Ohio Athletic Trainer’s Association Team Physician Award.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Hospel, call MAX Sports Medicine - Dublin at (614) 566-1420.

Dr. Hospel has always been an excellent care provider, he is thorough, professional, compassionate, efficient and genuinely cares about me as a patient.
- MAX Sports Medicine patient