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Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine - Welcome

You’re used to going strong. But when injury or chronic pain slows down, you need a team approach to get you back on the mend. Ogden Clinic now offers Sports Medicine, a specialty that works closely with our orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, and primary care physicians. Sports medicine is not just for high-level athletes – it’s a specialty that can help Utahns of all ages and activity levels manage pain, recover from injuries, or simply improve their game.

Sports medicine is an integrated specialty that includes injury prevention, screenings to help you get back in the game, services and treatments for injuries, solutions for chronic pain, and nutrition coaching for all types of athletic people.

What types of injuries can a sports medicine physician address?

Sports medicine specialists take an integrated approach to problems like bone trauma, muscle injuries, joint issues, and more. They use diagnostic tools like X-rays, MRI, concussion testing, functional movement studies, and exercise testing to diagnose and manage sports injuries.

What services and treatments are available?

Sports medicine experts offer non-surgical solutions for chronic pain, acute injuries, and other issues. They create treatment plans with the goal of getting patients back to their favorite activities as quickly and safely as possible. These are a few services a sports medicine expert can perform:

  • Musculoskeletal rehabilitation (including bracing, casting, and splinting)
  • Injection therapy including ultrasound-guided injections
  • Osteopathic manipulation therapy
  • Sports physicals
  • Home exercise programs
  • Referral to other specialists (in-network orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, etc)

Conditions frequently seen in our office include:

  • Arthritis
  • Chronic neck or back pain
  • Concussions & TBI
  • Injury prevention
  • Muscle and joint pain
  • Overuse injuries
  • Sports injuries
  • Stress fractures
  • Tendonitis or tendon/ligament injuries

Don’t let pain slow you down. To learn more, navigate through the sidebar tabs or schedule a visit with an Ogden Clinic sports medicine specialist today.