Sari Kraft

Biography

Dr. Sari Kraft is a family physician, practicing sport and exercise medicine at Cleveland Clinic Canada.  

Dr. Sari Kraft completed her medical degree at the University of Ottawa, and went on to complete a residency in Family Medicine and a fellowship in Sport and Exercise Medicine, both at the University of Toronto. She is interested in musculoskeletal medical education, and is a lecturer in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto.

She has provided medical coverage for a variety of varsity, local, national, and international sport events, and has travelled internationally as a team physician with Canada Basketball, Skate Canada, and Curling Canada.  She was a lead medical doctor for the gymnastics venue at the 2015 Pan Am Games, and was a member of the core medical team for the Canadian delegation at the 2017 World University Games. She currently provides performance coverage for the National Ballet of Canada and is part of the integrated support team for the Canadian National Trampoline Team. She has been involved in several concussion-related research projects.

When she’s not treating patients, Dr. Kraft likes to travel and keep active with fitness and dance classes.

Education/Training

Fellowship
University of Toronto
Sport and Exercise Medicine
Toronto, ON
Residency
Markham Stouffville Hospital – University of Toronto
Family Medicine
Markham, ON
Doctor of Medicine
University of Ottawa
Ottawa, ON
Bachelor of Science
University of Western Ontario
Kinesiology (Hons), Medical Sciences minor
London, ON

Certifications

  • Sports First Responder - Canadian Red Cross
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support - American College of Surgeons
  • Certificate of Added Competence in Sport and Exercise Medicine - College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • Diploma in Sport and Exercise Medicine - Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine

Specialty Interests

  • Sports medicine
  • Dance medicine
  • Gymnastics
  • Trampoline
  • Figure skating

Professional Memberships

  • College of Family Physicians of Canada
  • Ontario Medical Association
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Canadian Academy of Sport and Exercise Medicine
  • Performing Arts Medicine Association
  • Healthy Dancer Canada