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Paris 2024: Gunnison Valley Health's Dr. Gloria Beim Named Head Team Physician for Team USA

Gunnison Valley Health is proud to announce that orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Gloria Beim, has been appointed as the head team physician for Team USA at the Summer Olympic Games in Paris, 2024. This prestigious appointment highlights Dr. Beim’s expertise in sports medicine and her commitment to the health and performance of athletes. As head team physician, Dr. Beim will lead a team of medical professionals that will provide medical care, injury prevention and rehabilitation services to ensure that the athletes are in peak condition for competition.

Gunnison Valley Health CEO, Jason Amrich, extended his congratulations to Dr. Beim and highlighted how that skill extends to the Gunnison Valley.

“We are incredibly proud of Dr. Gloria Beim’s appointment as the head team physician for the Paris 2024 Games and is a direct reflection of her expertise in this field,” Amrich said. “We are confident that she will provide outstanding care to Team USA athletes. This appointment is another example of how our Gunnison Valley Orthopedics physicians support elite athletes at the national level. It is incredible to know that through Dr. Beim and Dr. Clifton everyone in the valley has access to the same orthopedic care as Team USA and the US Ski and Snowboard Team.”

Dr. Beim has served in various medical roles at international sporting events since 1997. This will be her fourth time at the Olympics, including serving as the Chief Medical Officer for Team USA at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, and she has also served as the Chief Medical Officer or Head Team Physician in four Paralympic Games. Her extensive experience and dedication to athlete care have earned her a stellar reputation in the field of sports medicine.

Dr. Beim expressed her excitement about the appointment.

“It is an incredible honor to serve as the head team physician for Team USA at the Paris 2024 Games,” Beim said. Supporting our athletes in achieving their dreams is a privilege, and I am dedicated to providing the highest standard of medical care to help them succeed.”