Shaawn Ali, DO, CAQSM is a New Orleans native and a graduate of the inaugural class of William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his Family Medicine and Chief Residency at Westchester General Hospital in Miami, FL, and then his sports medicine fellowship with LSUHSC at University Hospital and Clinics in Lafayette, LA. He immediately transitioned from fellowship to core faculty for the LSUHSC sports medicine fellowship. In addition to Dr. Ali’s academic duties, he practices primary care sports medicine at UHC and is one of the Team Physicians for the Ragin’ Cajuns of University of Louisiana Lafayette. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his beautiful wife, Zaina, and sweet daughter, Leia.