Women's Sports Medicine Overview

The Women’s Sports Medicine Program offers comprehensive multidisciplinary care for female patients with musculoskeletal sports injuries. We are committed to providing the highest quality care to our patients, including competitive athletes, recreational athletes, and women who want to become more active. Using evidence-based medicine, our Program focuses on overall musculoskeletal health in female athletes. Our goal is to prevent and treat injuries, allowing our patients to remain active throughout life.

Our multidisciplinary team includes a diverse set of specialties, including:

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Rheumatology
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Registered dietitians
  • Exercise physiology
  • Sports Psychology/Psychiatry

This center of excellence stresses the comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, management and prevention of all aspects of overall female musculoskeletal health.

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Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries in Female Athletes Video

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