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Biographical Information- Dr. Marc Sopher
Dr. Sopher (16K)     Dr. Marc Sopher is a family physician who has practiced in Exeter, New Hampshire since 1990, with the exception of 2004-2005, when he was staff physician at The University of Vermont's Center for Health & Wellbeing. During his tenure at UVM, he also worked in the Athletic Medicine Department as team physician for the intercollegiate athletic squads. After graduating cum laude with a B.A. from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts in 1983, he attended the Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and earned his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1987. Dr. Sopher completed a three-year residency in family practice in the Middlesex Memorial Hospital Family Practice program in Middletown, Connecticut in 1990.

     He is a member of the American Academy of Family Practice and is board certified through the American Board of Family Practice. In addition to his family practice in Exeter, he served for 10 years as medical director of the Synergy Health and Fitness Center in Exeter, New Hampshire. There he provided medical leadership and oversight to a 40,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility that integrates outpatient physical therapy, cardiac rehabilitation and general fitness. From 1993 to 2003, Dr. Sopher also provided medical care to the students of Phillips Exeter Academyy. He has also been on the editorial board of the American College of Sports Medicine's Health and Fitness Journal.

     An avid athlete, Dr. Sopher participates in many sports. As captain of the Williams College tennis team in 1983, he led his team to the inaugural NESCAC team championship while also capturing individual titles in singles and doubles. Dr. Sopher has run 16 marathons, including the Boston Marathon four times. He has run the grueling Mt. Washington Road Race three times, most recently in 2004. Also a cyclist, he has completed the Tristate Seacoast Century four times. He enjoys hiking with his family and once was spotted carrying an injured 90-pound dog on his back down Mt. Washington's Tuckerman's Ravine trail, relishing the extra workout.

Professional Experience

Marc Sopher, M.D.

Family Physician
Exeter, NH Medical Director, , 1997-2003, 2005-2009 Synergy Health and Fitness Center Exeter, NH Staff Physician, 2004--2005 University of Vermont Center for Health and Wellbeing Team Physician, 2004--2005 University of Vermont Education Williams College Williamstown, Massachusetts B.A., Cum Laude, May 1983 Phi Beta Kappa Temple University School of Medicine Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Doctor of Medicine, May 1987 Residency Family Practice Middlesex Memorial Hospital Middletown, Connecticut June 1987-June 1990 Board Certification American Board of Family Practice July 1990-1997 July 1996-2003 July 2002-2009 July 2009-2016 Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners July 1988 Membership American Academy of Family Practice New Hampshire Medical Society Rockingham County Medical Society Hospital affiliation Active Staff, 1990 to 2003 Exeter Hospital Exeter, New Hampshire








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