Sports Medicine, a sub-specialty of Sparrow Orthopedics, is designed to keep athletes fit, healthy — and in the game. Sparrow offers a host of programs for athletes at all levels, from youth games through professional sports.
Our Primary Care Physicians, trained in Sports Medicine, specialize in the prevention and treatment of sports-related injuries and team with our Athletic Trainers to provide services including sports physicals, athlete education and game coverage for school and community sporting events.
On the field
Sparrow athletic trainers provide immediate on-field evaluation and care for contracted high schools and community sporting events, and continue with follow-up care through rehabilitation and return-to-play.
Injury prevention, evaluation and rehabilitation
When severe injuries occur, Sparrow surgeons are board-certified and fellowship-trained in Sports Medicine to handle the unique requirements of athletes.
And using state-of-the-art procedures and equipment, our Rehabilitation Specialists provide a variety of unique and effective treatments for musculoskeletal conditions and injuries. Simulated sport-specific training offers athletes functional rehabilitation to accelerate their return to play.
Performance Enhancement Training, offered at the Sparrow Michigan Athletic Club (MAC), is designed to optimize athletic performance through specialized, individual training programs. Catering to the fitness requirements of athletes at all levels, this 25,600 square foot fitness center has a quarter-mile indoor track, Olympic-size and therapy pools, personal training, the PREP Post-Rehabilitation Exercise Program and the ACL Return to Sport Training Program.
The staff of Sparrow Sports Medicine is dedicated to helping athletes achieve peak performance levels.
Our professionals include:
• Sports Medicine trained primary care physicians
• Sports Medicine fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons
• Athletic trainers
• Physical therapists
• Physical therapy assistants
• Personal trainers
• Performance training specialists
For more information, please contact a member of our team at 517.364.8070.
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