Katie M. Edenfield, MD, CAQSM

Katie M. Edenfield

Katie M. Edenfield, MD, CAQSM
Assistant Professor
Student Health Care Center
P.O. Box 117500
Gainesville, FL 32611-7500

Contact Information 
Phone: (352) 392-1161
Fax: (352) 392-9625
E-mail: kedenfield@ufl.edu


Professional Biography

Dr. Katie M. Edenfield is board certified in Family Medicine and holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine (CAQSM). She is a team physician for the University of Florida Athletic Association, and also works as a team physician with USA Swimming. She previously served as co-medical director of the Five Points of Life Marathon for 6 years. Dr. Edenfield is a former collegiate swimmer and now enjoys running, triathlons and all water sports. She has special clinical interests in Sports Medicine, Nutrition, and Sports Cardiology.

Education/Training

Fellowship University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Sports Medicine
Residency University of South Florida-Morton Plant Mease
Clearwater, Florida
Family Medicine
MD University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Medicine
BS University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida
Nutritional Sciences

Honors and Awards 

  • Awarded Southeastern Conference Visiting Faculty Travel Grant (2016)
  • AMSSM Foundation Research Grant Award (2016)

Certifications and Professional Organizations

  • Board Certified, American Board of Family Medicine
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine
  • Member, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Member, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Cardiology
  • Nutrition

Recent Publications and Research

  • Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Carek S, Harmon KG, Asken BM, Dillon MC, Street J, Edenfield KM.  Echocardiographic measurements of aortic root diameter (ARD) in collegiate football Athletes at pre-participation evaluation. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine. 2019;5:e000546. doi: 10.1136/bmjsem-2019-000546
  • Edenfield KM, Reifsteck F, Carek S, Harmon KG, Asken BM, Dillon MC, Street J, Clugston JR. Echocardiographic measurements of left ventricular end-diastolic diameter and interventricular septal diameter in collegiate football athletes at preparticipation evaluation referenced to body surface area. BMJ Open Sport & Exercise Medicine. 2019;5:e000488. doi: 10.1136/bmjsem-2018-000488
  • Carek S, Edenfield KM.  Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure.  Sports Medicine Today Tip Sheet. AMSSM. 2018 August. https://www.sportsmedtoday.com/cardiomyopathy-and-heart-failure-va-225.htm
  • Carek SM, Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Dillon M, Harmon KG, Edenfield KM. Interventricular Septum Measurements in Pre-Participation Screening of Collegiate Athletes: Understanding the Grey Zone.  2018 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 27th Annual Meeting. Research Podium Presentation. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2018 Mar. 28(2):  247.
  • Carek SM, Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Dillon M, Harmon KG, Edenfield KM. Usefulness of the AHA 10-Point Cardiovascular Screening Questionnaire in Identifying Conditions Associated with Sudden Cardiac Death in Collegiate Athletes. 2018 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 27th Annual Meeting. Research Oral Poster Presentation. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2018 Mar. 28(2): 207.
  • Carek SM, Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Dillon M, Harmon KG, Edenfield KM. Comparing Aortic Root Sizes of Collegiate Football Players.  2018 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 27th Annual Meeting. Research Oral Poster Presentation. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2018 Mar. 28(2): 207-208.
  • Carek SM, Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Dillon M, Harmon KG, Edenfield KM. Evaluating the Prevalence and Significance of Abnormal Screening Electrocardiograms in Collegiate Athletes. 2018 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 27th Annual Meeting. Research Oral Poster Presentation. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2018 Mar. 28(2): 209-210.
  • Edenfield KM, Michaudet C, Nicolette GW, Carek PJ. Foot and Ankle Conditions: Midfoot and Forefoot Conditions. FP Essent. 2018. Feb; 465: 30-34.
  • Michaudet C, Edenfield KM, Nicolette GW, Carek PJ. Foot and Ankle Conditions: Pes PlanusFP Essent. 2018. Feb; 465: 18-23.
  • Carek PJ, Edenfield KM, Michaudet C, Nicolette GW. Foot and Ankle Conditions: Plantar FasciitisFP Essent. 2018. Feb; 465:  11-17.
  • Nicolette GW, Edenfield KM, Michaudet C, Carek PJ. Foot and Ankle Conditions: Chronic Lateral Ankle PainFP Essent. 2018. Feb; 465: 24-29.
  • Starnes TA, Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Harmon KG, Dillon MC, Edenfield KM. Pre-participation Cardiac Screening Including Electrocardiography (ECG) and Transthoracic Echocardiography (Echo) in Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division-1 (D1) Basketball Athletes. 2017 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 26th Annual Meeting. Research Podium Presentation. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2017 Mar. 27(2):190.
  • Starnes TA, Reifsteck F, Clugston JR, Harmon KG, Dillon MC, Edenfield KM. Echocardiogram Values in Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division-1 (D1) Basketball. 2017 American Medical Society for Sports Medicine 26th Annual Meeting. Research Oral Poster Presentation. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine. 2017 Mar. 27(2):225.