Brandee Waite


Grant Lipman, M.D.

Brandee Waite, M.D.

Medical Director

Multi-faceted and multi-talented, Dr. Brandee Waite is a woman who approaches every task with enthusiasm and optimism. That is why she has been a member of the 4 Deserts Race Series medical crew since 2005.

Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay area, Dr. Brandee attended Stanford University where she received a Bachelor's Degree with Honors in human biology. From there it was medical school at the University of California, San Francisco, and a residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Stanford University Medical Center.

Following her residency, Dr. Waite joined the faculty at Johns Hopkins Medical Institute for a fellowship in sports medicine. A contributing author on several musculoskeletal / sports medicine research projects and texts, Dr. Brandee is currently a medical doctor at the University of California at Davis.

Our Dr. Brandee also spent a year teaching fitness classes at a resort in Mexico and on an international cruise ship. She is an avid dancer and continues to teach weekly kickboxing and step aerobics classes in addition to working full-time as a physician. She has worked on more than fifteen 4 Deserts Race Series events.