orthopeadicKevin D. Heaton, DO is a Board Certified Family Practice Physician with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine as well as Registered in Musculoskeletal® (RMSK®) sonography certification. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all non-operative sports injuries. His areas of expertise include musculoskeletal ultrasound diagnosis and injection, platelet-rich plasma therapy, concussion management utilizing ImPACT neurocognitive testing, post-concussion syndrome treatment and overuse injuries.

Dr. Heaton is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Family Physicians. He has published works on the non-operative evaluation and treatment of sports medicine and musculoskeletal conditions.

Dr. Heaton graduated Magna Cum Laude with his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of New Hampshire and received his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from the University of New England. He completed his residency training in the Family Medicine Residency Program at Boston Medical Center, then completed his fellowship year as Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Heaton oversees the Athletic Training program at Access Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics and is the Director of the Concussion Management Program.

Dr. Heaton enjoys outdoor activities such as running, hiking in the White Mountains of NH, skiing, snowboarding and mountain biking.

Undergraduate Education
  • Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine
    University of New England, Biddeford, ME
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
    Magna Cum Laude
    University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
  • Family Medicine Residency
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellow
    Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • NH Advisory Council on Sport-Related Concussion
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine
  • Registered in Musculoskeletal® (RMSK®) Sonography Certification
Published Content
  • Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Problems Chapter. Rakel: Textbook of Family Medicine. 8th Edition.
  • 5-Minute Clinical Consult. 2013 – Current. Epicondylitis.
Professional Memberships