Should I Consult With a Sports Doctor?

Sports Doctor Tampa A sports doctor – or a sports medicine specialist – is a physician who is uniquely trained to treat sports injuries, restore strength and mobility, and help prevent future injuries from occurring. If you have sustained an injury during physical activity and want to bounce back as quickly as possible, consulting with a sports doctor is a good idea. These professionals diagnose and treat a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Joint sprains
  • Tendinitis
  • Muscle strains
  • Neck and back soreness
  • Shin splints
  • Bone fractures
  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries
  • Labral tears
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Tennis or golfer’s elbow
  • Achilles tendon injuries
  • Degenerative conditions like arthritis

Tampa Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group’s sports doctors

A division of Florida Medical Clinic, Tampa Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group is led by two board-certified specialists who excel in helping athletes of all ages and levels. Orthopedic sports medicine surgeon Dr. Daniel Murphy and sports medicine physician Dr. Arnold Ramirez utilize the latest advances in care to help patients get back in the game – no matter if their game is an occasional jog, pick-up basketball, or professional baseball. In fact, Dr. Murphy serves on the medical staffs of the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Dr. Ramirez is a team doctor for the Buccaneers.

If it’s time to consult with a sports doctor, don’t delay the specialized care you need and deserve any longer. Get off the sidelines and turn to Tampa Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group today. Located in South Tampa, our practice accepts most major health insurances and caters to adolescents, adults, and seniors. We look forward to helping you feel your best.