Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri Columbia


Family Medicine

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine GME


Sports Medicine

  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine


American Board of Family Medicine
American Board of Family Medicine/Sports Medicine


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In the News

Sports medicine doctor offers tips for easing into spring activity

Academic Information

Assistant Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine
Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopeadic Surgery
P. 573-882-9097

Research Interests

  • Musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Substance abuse in athletes

Areas of Expertise

  • Adult and pediatric sports-related injuries
  • Nonoperative, acute and chronic injuries of joints or extremities
  • Ultrasound guided injections
  • Platelet-rich plasma
  • Concussions


  • Kaiser, K., Fitzgerald, M., Fleshman, B., Roberts, K.
    Large and Intermediate Joint Injections: Olecranon Bursa, Greater Trochanteric Bursa, Medial and Lateral Epicondyle Peritendinous Injections
    Prim Care Clin Office Pract 49 (2022) 119–130 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pop.2021.10.005 
  • Fleshman B., Kaiser K.
    Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome in an Athlete.
    J Am Board Fam Med. doi:10.3122/jabfm.2021.04.200586. July 2021
  • Fleshman, B., Hosey, R., Smoot, M. K. (2019).
    Substance Use in Athletes.
    Kentucky Academy of Family Physician Journal, 93, 12–19.
  • Fleshman, B. (2019).
    What Should Physicians Be Telling Patients About Exercise?
    Missouri Family Physician, 38(2), 36–38.