Dr. Mazzola is triple board-certified in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine and Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. He practices as a non-operative Orthopedic & Regenerative Medicine specialist at Breakthrough Regenerative Orthopedics in Boulder. His enduring professional passion is to bring restoration, healing and hope to those looking to return to the life they love and be the people they are called to be.
He formerly worked 8 years as a non-operative Orthopedic specialist at Cornerstone Orthopedics and prior to that served as a Team Physician at US Air Force Academy.
Passionate about teaching, Dr. Mazzola currently serves as Assistant Clinical Professor with the University of Colorado Family Medicine residents. He is a national expert and highly sought after physician educator who has taught Musculoskeletal and Sports Ultrasound for many years at the Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute and Advanced US courses at the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine National Conferences.
As a leader in the field, he recently co-authored a chapter on using Ultrasound Guided techniques in Regenerative Medicine Procedures in one of the first textbooks on Regenerative Orthopedics, titled Regenerative Treatments in Sports and Orthopedic Medicine, edited by Drs. Malanga & Ibrahim.
He has been practicing Diagnostic and Ultrasound Guided Injections since 2007 and Ultrasound Guided Regenerative Orthopedic techniques since 2009.
Apart from his passion to bring restoration and healing to those God sends his way, he is blessed to have recently celebrated 25 years of marriage to his heroic and amazingly compassionate bride. They have been blessed with two amazing sons who are each gifted with strength, kindness, brilliance and leadership. In his free time, you may find him cranking his bike up a trail, flowing down a mountain through powder, or if he's really lucky riding great waves with good friends.
Regenerative Treatments in Orthopedic and Sports Medicine, ed. Malanga G, Ibrahim V. Chapter 13- Ultrasound-Guided Techniques in Regenerative Medicine
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Medical School: 1990-1994
David Grant Medical Center, Travis AFB, CA
Family Medicine Residency: 1994-1997
University of Colorado Health Sciences, Denver, CO
Sports Medicine Fellowship: 2003-2004
Certified in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, RMSK (2013-current)
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Regenerative Treatments 2014- Current
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Advanced Sports Ultrasound Course 2014-2019
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, Fellows Conference, 2014, 2017, 2021
Institute for Advanced Medical Education, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, 2015-2017
St. Anthony's Family Medicine Residents- Chronic Tendinosis and Osteoarthritis, 2015 & 2016
University of Colorado Physical Medicine & Rehab Residents, 2012-2013 - various US topics
Rocky Mountain Osteopathic Conferences, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound & Regenerative Orthopedics, 2013 & 2017
Cornerstone Orthopedics Symposium, Dynamic Ultrasound and Ultrasound in Orthopedics