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Sports Medicine Non-surgical Treatment

Sports Medicine Physicians specialize in the medical diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. Approximately 90% of all sports-related injuries are non-surgical, and Sports Medicine Physicians specialize in assessment and management of non-operative musculoskeletal injuries. 

Common conditions treated by Sports Medicine Physicians include:

  • Acute injuries (such as ankle sprains, muscle strains, knee & shoulder injuries, and fractures)
  • Overuse injuries (such as tendonitis, stress fractures )
  • Mild traumatic brain injury and other head injuries
  • Athletes with chronic or acute illness (such as infectious mononucleosis, asthma or diabetes)
  • Nutrition, supplements, ergogenic aids and performance issues
  • Exercise prescription for patients who want to increase their fitness
  • Injury prevention
  • "Return to play" decisions in the sick or injured athlete
  • Strength training and conditioning
  • Healthy lifestyle promotion
  • Sports Medicine Physicians also specialize in coordinating care with other members of the patient's sports medicine team include physical therapists, primary care physicians,
  • Orthopaedic surgeons and other medical specialties, athletic trainers and other ancillary personnel of specialty care and rehabilitation.

Call (727) 825-1450 for more information or a free physician referral.