Mercyhurst University

Dr. Christopher Rial, D.O.

Medical Education Coordinator of Sports Medicine


Christopher Rial, DO is a Clinical Professor of Sports Medicine and Family Medicine at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA. He also serves as the Assistant Director of the LECOM Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship. Dr. Rial completed residency at The Washington Hospital in Washington, PA and fellowship at LECOM. . 

Dr. Rial teaches within the Athletic Training Department of Mercyhurst University, where he serves as the Medical Education Coordinator of Sports Medicine. In addition to Mercyhurst, Dr. Rial is a team physician for the NBA D-League Erie Bayhawks and a number of local high schools.