Gregory L. Umphrey, M.D.


  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Tempe, AZ
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  • Ankle and foot
  • Elbow
  • Hand and Wrist
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Neck and Spine
  • Shoulder

Undergraduate Studies

University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, 1990-1996 - Bachelor of Science – Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Medical School

Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC., 1998-2002


Internship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Orthopedic Surgery, 2002-2003 Residency: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Orthopedic Surgery, 2003-2005 Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2005-2008

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, January 2006 – Present
  • ElevateMed, Co-Founder and Board of Directors member, 2019 – Present
  • Association of Academic Physiatrists, April 2007-2012
  • Minnesota Medical Association, June 2002 – June 2008
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society, May 2002 – Present
  • American Medical Association, 1999
  • Featured on the cover of Top Doctor Magazine, 2022, Issue 142 with spouse Dr. Alyx Porter-Umphrey
  • Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Medicine, Chief Resident, PM&R, 2007-2008
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Inducted May 2022
  • Charles H. Epps Jr. M.D. Prize in Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Surgery Howard University College of Medicine, May 2002
  • Outstanding Performance Award in Obstetrics and Gynecology Junior Clerkship, Howard University College of Medicine, May 2002
  • Howard University Medical Alumni Association Merit Achievement Award, 1999
  • National Medical Fellowships Scholar, 1998-1999
  • Stunt Doubled for actress, Whoopie Goldberg (former ABC tv show “Muppets Tonight”, 1997)
  • Two Time All-American in Gymnastics.
  • UCLA Gymnastics’ Most Valuable Player, 1994

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