Medical Specialties

Sports medicine injuries, services, and conditions

Most common sports involving injuries:

  • Soccer
  • Gymnastics
  • Dance
  • Football
  • Baseball
  • Swimming (shoulder instability)
  • Basketball

Sports Medicine Program services:

Non-surgical services

Surgical services

  • ACL reconstruction
  • Meniscal repair
  • Cartilage repair/replacement
  • Soft-tissue repair in the shoulder
  • Repairs for shoulder injury
  • Labral repairs of the hip
  • Ligament reconstruction in the elbow (Tommy John surgery)
  • Ankle instability repair
  • Cartilage repair in the ankle

Watch video about a breakthrough knee surgery for ACL injuries in adolescents.

 

Common injuries and conditions

Knee and leg injuries

  • ACL tears 
  • PCL and other knee ligament injuries
  • Meniscus tears
  • Osteochondritis dissecans (injury to cartilage and underlying bone)
  • Anterior knee pain
  • Patella Instability/Dislocation 
  • Fractures
  • Stress fractures
  • Osgood-Schlatter disease
  • Shin splints

  

Shoulder injuries

  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Labral tears
  • Shoulder separation
  • Fractures
  • Little-league shoulder
  • Rotator cuff tendonitis

  

Hip injuries

  • Labral Tears
  • Femoral Acetabular Impingement
  • Avulsion Fractures/Apophysitis
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Tendonitis
  • Internal and External Snapping Hip

  

Elbow, hand, and wrist injuries

  • Fractures
  • Ligament tears (Tommy John Surgery)
  • Tendonitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Osteochondritis dissecans
  • Gymnast wrist

  

Foot and ankle injuries

  • Osteochondritis dissecans (injury to cartilage and underlying bone)
  • Os trigonum
  • Ankle impingement
  • Ankle sprains and strains
  • Fractures
  • Heel pain
  • Tendonitis
  • Sever's disease
  • Turf toe
  • Foot and Ankle pain in dancers
  • Stress fractures
  • Plantar fasciitis

  

Back injuries

  • Sprains/Strains
  • Spondylolysis (stress fractures of vertebrae)
  • Scoliosis

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