Sports Medicine

Sports medicine is non-surgical orthopedics for all ages, which treats injuries resulting from athletic or daily activities. It’s not just for competitive athletes! Sports Medicine physicians are ideal for anyone who wishes to become active or begin an exercise program, or for the “weekend warriors” who experience the occasional injury. We on physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports, exercise and daily activities.

If you have an orthopedic injury which does not require surgery and you want to maximize your function while minimizing the restrictions your injury is causing you, our Sports Medicine Specialists, Dr. Emily Campbell, Dr. Lindsay Remy, and Dr. Brian Shafer and, can work with you to get you back to your best without surgery. They will work with our team of physical therapists, athletic trainers and surgeons to develop a care program specific to your individualized needs.

We have specialized training in:

  • Acute injuries (such as ankle sprains, knee and shoulder injuries, fractures and muscle sprains)
  • Overuse injuries (such as rotator cuff and other forms of tendonitis, stress fractures)
  • Medical and injection therapies for osteoarthritis
  • Concussion (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 athletes
  • Recommendations on safe strength training and conditioning exercises
  • Healthy lifestyle promotion

Types of non-surgical care provided:

  • Therapeutic Injections (steroid or viscosupplementation)
  • Bracing for most joints
  • Casting of simple fractures
  • Rehabilitation
  • Altering training regimen
  • Ultrasound imaging for evaluation and diagnosis of injuries
  • Computerized Neuropsychology concussion testing & evaluation

Conditions We Treat

Foot/ankle

  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Pes planus
  • Achilles tendonitis
  • Tibialis tendonitis
  • Peroneal tendonitis
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton’s neuroma
  • Sinus tarsi syndrome
  • Footballer’s ankle
  • Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  • Sever’s disease
  • Iselin disease
  • Metatarsal stress fracture
  • Ankle sprain
  • Turf toe
  • Shin splints

Knee

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Patellofemoral syndrome
  • Pes anserine bursitis
  • IT Band syndrome
  • Patellar tendonitis
  • Osgood-Schlatter’s disease
  • Quadriceps tendinopathy
  • Shin splints
  • Stress fracture – tibia

Back/Neck

  • Acute back/neck strain
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Scoliosis
  • Scheuermann’s disease

Hip

  • Osteoarthritis
  • IT Band Syndrome
  • Femoral acetabular impingement
  • Hamstring tendinopathy
  • Insertional quad tendinopathy
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Hip adductor tendinopathy
  • Hip abductor tendinopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Osteitis Pubis
  • Snapping hip syndrome

Shoulder

  • Rotator cuff tendinitis
  • Little League Shoulder
  • AC joint osteoarthritis
  • AC separation
  • Biceps tendonitis
  • Distal clavicle osteolysis
    (weightlifter’s shoulder)
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Adhesive Capsulitis

Elbow

  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Distal biceps tendinopathy
  • Little league elbow

Wrist

  • Dequervain’s tenosynovitis
  • Extensor carpi ulnar tendonitis
  • 1st MCP osteoarthritis
  • Gymnast wrist