Larry Collins, PA-C, ATC

Assistant Professor, College Of Medicine Orthopedic

College Of Medicine Orthopedic

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA

Contact Info 13220 USF Laurel Drive
MDF 5th Floor; MDC 106
Tampa, FL 33612

Academic Email: lcollins@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone: (813) 396-9424

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Education

  • MPAS, Physician Assistant, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2013
  • PA-C, Physician Associate, Yale University School Of Medicine, 1990
  • BA, Biology, University Of South Florida, 1988

Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants in Legal Medicine (Fellow, 2003 - Present)
  • Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery (Fellow, 2000 - Present)
  • Florida Academy of Physician Assistants (Fellow, 1990 - Present)
  • American Academy of Physician Assistants (Distinguished Fellow, 1990 - Present)
  • National Athletic trainers Association (Certified-Regular, 1987 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Schaal, C., Collins, L., Ashley, C. Cardiorespiratory Responses to Underwater Treadmill Running Versus Land-Based Treadmill Running. International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education.. 6(1) : 35-45, 2012.
  • Ashley, C., Schaal, C., Collins, L. Comparison of Underwater and Land-based Treadmill Running. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 42(5) : S494, 2010.
  • Schaal, C., Ashley, C., Collins, L. Comparison of Maximal Oxygen Consumption During Underwater Treadmill Running and Land-based Treadmill Running. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.. 42(5) : S360, 2010.
  • Leffers D, Collins L. An Overview of the Use of Bone Scintigraphy in Sports Medicine. Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Review.. 17(1) : 21-24, 2009.
  • Collins LH. Performing preparticipation physical exams. Advance for Physician Assistants.. 7(9) : 33-38, 1999.
  • Collins LH. Atraumatic knee pain in an adolescent tennis player. Surgical Physician Assistant.. 2(7) : 28-31, 1996.
  • Collins LH. Alternatives to knee immobilization J American Academy of Physician Assistants.. 8(8) : 81-85, 1995.
  • Collins LH. Shoulder pain in the overhand athlete J American Academy of Physician Assistants.. 7(6) : 415-423, 1994.
  • Collins LH. Doping in sports: a critical overview. J American Academy of Physician Assistants.. 6(7) : 465-476, 1993.

Positions Held

  • Instructor (Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA 2005 - 2011)
  • Physician Assistant (Sports Medicine, Florida Orthopaedic Institute 1990 - 2005)

Awards/Honors

  • Sports Medicine Person of the Year (Athletic Trainers' Association of Florida - 2004)
  • Medical Writing Award (Yale University School of Medicine Physician Associate Program - 1990)