Shannon Sovndal, M.D

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Shannon Sovndal, M.D

Shannon Sovndal, M.D., F.A.C.E.P, is a board-certified emergency physician and a fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).  He attended medical school at Columbia University in New York, and completed residency in emergency medicine at Stanford University.   Dr. Sovndal has worked extensively in pre-hospital medicine including EMS, Fire Service and tactical medicine.  In addition to his work with AMR Air Ambulance, he currently is the Medical Director for North Colorado Med Evac (Rotor Wing Service) and multiple fire departments in Colorado.   He is a state certified Fire Fighter and additionally provides care for the Denver FBI Tactical Team.   He serves on the Board of Directors for the Association of Air Medical Services (AAMS) and is the Medical Director for the Rocky Mountain Tactical Team Association (RMTTA).   Dr. Sovndal is on staff at Denver Health Hospital and Boulder Community Hospital.  Previously, Sovndal worked as a team physician for the Garmin-Sharp Professional Cycling for seven years and has written multiple books on cycling (Cycling Anatomy and Fitness Cycling.) He is married to Stephanie Sovndal, a firefighter paramedic, with two sons, Soren and Theron.