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Why choose Northwestern Medicine for sports medicine care?

Sports injuries can hold you back from an active life. Whether you’re a weekend warrior, a student competitor or a professional athlete, the sports medicine team at Northwestern Medicine offers complete care to help get you moving again. Your sports medicine team* may include:

  • Athletic trainers
  • Exercise physiologists
  • Occupational therapists
  • Orthopaedist/orthopaedic surgeons
  • Physiatrists
  • Physical therapists
  • Sports medicine specialists

Northwestern Medicine board-certified sports medicine specialists use the latest medical and surgical advances, including minimally invasive techniques that reduce pain and speed healing. You’ll have a full spectrum of rehabilitation services to help you heal, including:

  • Inpatient care immediately following surgery
  • In-home rehabilitation
  • Outpatient rehabilitation services at a convenient location

Meet the Teams

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Northwestern Medicine board-certified sports medicine specialists use the latest medical and surgical advances and minimally invasive techniques to reduce pain and speed healing to help get you moving again.


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Looking for a Second Opinion?

It's vital that you're comfortable with your treatment decision and have confidence in your doctor. For these reasons, a second opinion with another specialist can help you make smart treatment decisions.

Athletic Training and Sports Performance Clinic

The dedicated sports performance program at Northwestern Medicine Orthopaedics helps athletes of all levels increase their success on the field, ice or court.

Patient Rehabilitation Protocols

For patients of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital to find protocols to guide post-surgery recovery with a physical therapist week-by-week.

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In the spirit of keeping you well-informed, some of the physician(s) and/or individual(s) identified are neither agents nor employees of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare or any of its affiliate organizations. They have selected our facilities as places where they want to treat and care for their private patients.