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Sports Medicine & Concussion
Pioneers of sports medicine in Cincinnati, we provide innovative treatment and expert care for sports injuries and concussions at convenient locations all over the region.
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Whether you’re a professional athlete or lead an active lifestyle, a sports injury or concussion can be bothersome or even debilitating. We understand these challenges and are with you every step of the way. Our team of subspecialists brings years of training, experience and research to every patient. UC Health offers quick access and comprehensive care that help you return to doing what you love.
ACTIVE AND VIBRANT RESEARCH
We Are Committed To Advancing Medical Options.
The best medical programs in the world are part of leading-edge research aimed at improving public health and developing new medical treatments. As the Region’s only adult academic medical center, we house vibrant research programs that include ongoing clinical trials, actively initiating studies to bring new therapies and diagnostic tests to patients in Greater Cincinnati and around the world.
We Actively Seek Medical Discoveries.
Nationally and internationally recognized for its research efforts, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and UC Health has a long and distinguished history of medical discoveries. Our premier surgeon-scientists and postdoctoral researchers pursue innovative and exciting research, focused on applying their discoveries directly to the bedside to advance patient care.
REFERRING A PATIENT
Our Teams Build Strong Collaborative Partnerships With Referring Providers.
We are committed to providing optimal care to your patient and open communication with you. As a referring physician, we understand that you need to be kept informed on your patient’s progress. That’s why we set up a toolbox to share detailed information about your patient’s health with you.
To refer a patient, call 513-584-7001.
Conditions We Treat
With research and experience, we’re helping patients like you overcome sports injuries and concussions every day.
- Achilles Tendon Injuries
- Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Injury
- Adductor Tendinopathy
- Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury
- Anterolateral Ligament Injury
- Cartilage Damage
- Complex Multi Ligament Knee Injury
- Femoroacetabular Impingement
- Foot and Ankle Injury
- Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
- Hand, Wrist, Elbow or Injury
- Hip Injury
- Knee Cap Dislocation
- Knee Dislocation
- Knee Fracture
- Knee Ligament Injury
- Labral Tear
- Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Injury
- Lateral Patellar Dislocation
- Ligament Injury
- Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Injury
- Medial Patellofemoral Ligament (MPFL) Injury
- Meniscus Tear
- Neck/Spine Injury
- Overuse injuries
- Patella Tendon Tear
- Patellar Instability
- Patellar Tendon Rupture
- Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury
- Proximal and Distal Bicep Tendon Tear
- Proximal Hamstring Tear
- Quadricep Tendon Rupture
- Quadricep Tendon Tear
- Rotator Cuff Tear
- Shoulder Arthritis
- Shoulder Dislocation
- Shoulder Injury
- Shoulder Instability
- Sports Related Injuries
- Stress Fractures
- Tendon Conditions
- Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
- Throwing Injuries
- Trochanteric Bursitis
Our Community Partnerships
Providing Top-Notch Care to Cincinnati’s Athletes
We’re proud to provide care and support to our area athletes, organizations and events, including the Cincinnati Bearcats, Cincinnati Cyclones, Florence Freedom, Western & Southern Open, Flying Pig Marathon, Queen Bee Half Marathon, Heritage Bank Center, Voice of America Park, Arthritis Foundation and local high schools.
Expert Sports Injury Care
Our sports injury and concussion orthopaedic subspecialists provide care using surgical and nonsurgical methods to best meet your needs as an athlete. With convenient locations and Saturday morning clinics, we’re ready to bring the most up-to-date treatments to you. Our unique qualities include:
Partnership with UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute for concussion care.
Advancing medicine through clinical trials.
The area’s largest care provider for elite sports teams.
Teaching tomorrow’s orthopaedic surgeons.
Every Patient is Our Most Important Patient.
Where and When You Need Us
At many of our locations, athletes have immediate access to tests like X-rays or MRIs, as well as speed evaluation and recovery. Saturday morning clinics during busy sports seasons make treatment fast and easy.
Building Better Athletes
Our interactive sessions, focused on strength, speed and injury resistance, are available year-round to coaches and players.
Experts for Female Athletes
Our sports medicine experts are experienced in preventing and treating injuries faced by women who excel in sports and want to reach their peak.
HOW YOU CAN CONTRIBUTE
Donations from people like you make the difference.
By advancing medicine, our life-changing research and treatments help countless patients here and around the world. Please donate today.