Shawn M McGargill

Shawn M McGargill, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHAB

About Shawn M McGargill

Shawn McGargill, M.D., was born in Champaign, Ill. and earned a medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. He went on to complete an internship at St. Joseph’s Hospital-Wheaton Fransciscan Healthcare and after, a residency at Medical College of Wisconsin. Following his residency, Dr. McGargill completed an interventional spine fellowship with the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan., in 2016.

Prior to joining UF Health, Dr. McGargill worked as a physical medicine and rehabilitation staff physician at UnityPoint Health in Des Moines, Iowa and Lakeview Specialty Hospital in Waterford, Wis. Before that, Dr. McGargill worked as a research and development technician at Streck Laboratories in Omaha, Neb.

Dr. McGargill is board-certified in physical medicine, and is a past recipient of the Unity Award, the Partner with Nursing Award and the Keep it Simple Staff Award.

Dr. McGargill’s clinical interests include: • Interventional spine care

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2021-2023
PAS5020 Intro to Medicine 2

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Areas of Interest
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation

Research Profile

Virtual reality systems for rehabilitation.

Chemical denervation in chronic stroke patients.

Publications

2020
Occipital Nerve Block for the Assessment of Delayed Recovery from Concussion.
Current sports medicine reports. 19(10) [DOI] 10.1249/JSR.0000000000000754. [PMID] 33031201.
2020
Occipital Neuralgia – A Masquerading Cause of Concussion Symptoms.
Current sports medicine reports. 19(9) [DOI] 10.1249/JSR.0000000000000745. [PMID] 32925371.

Grants

Feb 2021 ACTIVE
Empowering the Management of Pain-Obesity-Weight through Enhanced Reward
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIA
Dec 2020 – Dec 2021
Fluoroscopy versus Ultrasound Guidance for Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation of Geniculate Nerves in Knee Osteoarthritis: a Randomized Control Trial
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: AMER MEDICAL SOC FOR SPORTS MEDICINE FOU

Education

Fellowship – Interventional Spine
2015-2016 · University of Kansas Medical Center
Residency – Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2009-2012 · Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Medical Degree
2005-2008 · Medical College of Wisconsin