Meet Dr. Moisés Irizarry-Román – a sports medicine icon and proud member of our UCARI family!
As one of South Florida’s leading sports medicine physicians, Moisés Irizarry-Román, MD, is an expert at diagnosing and treating the most complex types of sports and musculoskeletal injuries. To help athletes and physically active patients get the unique, comprehensive care they need, Dr. Irizarry-Román founded No Mercy Sports Medicine in Miami which provides customized treatment plans for active individuals who value their health and wellness.
Dr. Irizarry-Román earned his medical degree from the Universidad Central del Caribe, School of Medicine in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Afterward, he completed an internship at San Juan City Hospital, followed by a residency at the Hospital Universitario Dr. Ramon Ruiz Arnau, before relocating to the United States.
And now, our UCARI family is happy to have him!
Because of his passion for sports medicine, Dr. Irizarry-Román then opted to go through a rigorous sports medicine fellowship at the University of Mississippi School of Medicine.
Throughout his career, Dr. Irizarry-Román has remained at the forefront of innovative sports medicine solutions. Before he entered private practice, Dr. Irizarry-Román served as the head of Mercy Hospital’s sports medicine department in Miami and has been a go-to practitioner for athletes of all levels and abilities.
Not only has Dr. Irizarry-Román written multiple articles for Box Life magazine, but he’s also a consultant for Univisión’s nightly news program, “Noticias Univisión Edición Nocturna,” as well as “Mira Quién Baila.” Dr. Irizarry-Román also serves as an expert witness for Telemundo's “Caso Cerrado.”
As an active member and avid supporter of the CrossFit® community, Dr. Irizarry-Román has been affectionately nicknamed “The BoxDoc.” He’s covered multiple major CrossFit events, including the Summer Crush Games and Clash of the Fittest. Dedicated to serving the sports medicine community, Dr. Irizarry-Román even works as a team sports physician for the Mississippi Braves minor league baseball team, the Dixie Rodeo, and the Puerto Rico Islanders professional soccer team, to name a few. He loves to share his passion for both sports and medicine with all those around him.
Fluent in English, Spanish, and Swedish, Dr. Irizarry-Román helps patients and athletes from diverse cultural backgrounds in every way he can. Patients commend and credit his thoroughness, kindness, and dedication for helping them recover from sports injuries as quickly as possible.
Our UCARI family is proud to have the sports medicine expertise of Dr. Irizarry-Román on our medical team as we help guide your exciting and rewarding wellness journey toward a happier and healthier you!