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Family Medicine

Residency Program

Sports Medicine Fellows

Hometown: Randallstown, MD

Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Maryland, College Park

Medical School: Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Lynchburg, VA

Residency: University of South Florida Family Medicine

In His Own Words: “When applying to Sports Medicine, some of my top considerations for a program were a well-rounded and strong curriculum, supportive faculty and plenty of procedural opportunities. I had the opportunity to spend my 3 years of residency here and enjoyed my experience so much that I wanted to stay here for fellowship training. I made many friends and learned alot, I believed that staying here one more year would prepare me well for my future career in sports medicine."

About Dr. Esan: Dr. Esan was born in Germany and grew up in Maryland. His interest in sports medicine was formed during his 3rd year of Medical school after working with a sports medicine doctor and learning about the various procedures and variety of patients that he could care for. His special interests include resistance training, football coverage, and the use of biologics. On his, free time he likes to workout, travel, try new foods, and play videogames.

Hometown: Fullerton, CA

Undergraduate Education: Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA

Graduate Education: Masters of Science in Nutrition and Applied Physiology, Teachers College Columbia University  Masters of Science in Biophysics and Physiology, Stony Brook University 

Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica

Residency: HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Family Medicine Residency, Scottsdale, AZ

In His Own Words: “I couldn’t be more excited to start fellowship this summer at USF! I was thoroughly impressed during my interview with everything the program has to offer. I am thrilled to learn from some incredible faculty and work alongside team physicians to provide coverage at all levels ranging from high school athletics to robust collegiate and professional level opportunities. I can’t wait to become a part of the USF Bulls team and spend next year on the Gulf Coast in Tom-pa Bay!”

About Dr. Stempniak: Dr. Stempniak was born and raised in Southern California and earned his bachelors degree in Biochemistry from UCR. He subsequently ventured to the small island of Dominica for medical school and completed his clinical training in Maryland. He discovered his passion for sports medicine while working for a group of talented sports medicine physicians at Regenerative Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in DC. He completed his residency training in Scottsdale, Arizona and most enjoyed getting to work with his hometown team the Los Angeles Angels in the spring of his second and third year. He loves spending the majority of his time with his wife Sarah, son Elijah and dog Bo at the park, zoo, aquarium or local coffee shop. He also loves to play golf, run, find new restaurants and spend as much time outdoors as possible. He plans to work with athletes of all ages and continue learning about the use of orthobiologics and US guided procedures.