When you visit our sports injury clinics, our orthopedic surgeons and primary care physicians collaborate to provide you with prompt quality care.
Our Approach to Sports Injuries
The sports injury clinics at Kettering Health get you back in action as soon as possible. We offer the services you need to heal and get back on your feet again.
Why Choose Us for Sports Injury Care?
When you’re injured, you want relief and care right away. Whether you walk in or call for a same-day appointment, orthopedic surgeons and primary care providers use their expertise in sports medicine to give you the attention you need.
On-site services include imaging technologies, such as X-ray and ultrasound, as well as treatments like bracing and casting. We also offer surgical consultation.
For students hoping to start their sports season in high school or college, pre-participation physicals are important for injury prevention. Students should bring the form provided by their school or downloaded from OHSAA when they come to our clinic for a physical.
Our team is dedicated to minimizing the effects of a concussion and making sure athletes get the care they need. Our caregivers assess concussions and determine when an athlete is ready to return to their sport.
Sports-related conditions we treat
We treat non-emergent sports injuries, including the following:
- Ligament tears and ruptures
- Sprains and strains
Common treatment for sports injuries
Many injuries can be treated with the RICE method:
Once your healthcare provider evaluates your injury, they may determine if further treatment is necessary. This may include the following:
- Orthopedic therapy
- Orthopedic surgery