A sports medicine doctor is an orthopedic specialist and surgeon who focuses on many types of physical injuries to the bones, joints and soft tissues of the body.
Whether you’re a professional, student or amateur athlete or simply enjoy an active lifestyle, the sports medicine experts at HSS Florida can help you get back in the game. Our interdisciplinary team combines sports medicine physicians with orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists and sports performance specialists to provide the best and most comprehensive treatment possible.
From nonsurgical and surgical orthopedic treatment to recovery and conditioning to prevent future injury and enhance your athletic performance, our sports medicine experts in West Palm Beach are ready to help.
Injuries to the muscles, tendons, ligaments, bones and joints are common in athletes, people with active lifestyles, and those who must make repetitive physical motions during work. Below are common conditions treated by sports medicine physicians.
You should meet with a sports medicine physician if you experience any of the following symptoms, either suddenly during intense physical activity or over time:
Many sports injuries can be treated with non-operative treatments such as:
Your doctor will assess your condition and determine whether nonsurgical treatments may help. When surgery is required, most sports medicine procedures are performed as outpatient surgery at our ambulatory surgery center, HSS Palm Beach ASC.
Each HSS Florida sports injury doctor will create a personalized treatment plan that is appropriate for your injury and lifestyle. This includes coordinating with HSS physical therapists and performance rehabilitation specialists to get you back on track. Find the best sports medicine doctor at HSS Florida for your particular condition.