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Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic
4130 Dutchmans Lane
Louisville, KY 40207
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3605 Northgate Court
New Albany, IN 47150
What Conditions Do Sports Medicine Doctors Treat?
Sports medicine doctors are physicians who are uniquely trained to help athletes recover from traumatic sports injuries, overuse injuries, and other conditions that can impact an individual’s ability to participate in physical activity. They can also help patients avoid future injury and maximize their athletic performance.
Here are a few of the most common conditions that sports medicine doctors treat:
- Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries
- Rotator cuff tears
- Achilles tendon injuries
- Shin splints
- Tennis elbow
- Golfer’s elbow
- Joint sprains and dislocations
- Stress fractures
Sports medicine at Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic
If you live in the Louisville, Kentucky, area and need to consult with a sports medicine specialist , turn to Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic. Our team includes board-certified sports medicine doctors who provide comprehensive diagnostics and treatment to adolescent and adult athletes. We take a conservative approach to sports medicine that focuses on restoring mobility and reducing symptoms with conservative methods like physical therapy, custom bracing, and anti-inflammatory injections. When necessary, our experienced surgeons can perform procedures using muscle-sparing techniques that help accelerate the healing process.
Don’t allow sports injuries to keep you out of the game. Contact Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic today to schedule an appointment with one of the sports medicine doctors on our team. You may also request an appointment online at your convenience. If you require prompt medical attention for an acute injury, ask us about our same- or next-day appointments. We look forward to helping you feel your best!
Louisville Orthopaedic Clinic and Sports Rehabilitation Center complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.