If you’d like to consult with a board-certified sports medicine doctor regarding a musculoskeletal injury, turn to Dr. Arnold Ramirez at Tampa Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group – a division of Florida Medical Clinic near St. Petersburg, Florida. Dr. Ramirez is a member of our team as well as the Head Team Physician for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, so our patients receive the same level of specialized sports medicine services as professional athletes.
With this said, you don’t need to be playing for the Bucs to benefit from the expertise of a sports medicine doctor. Whether you are a high school athlete, avid runner, or you just enjoy an occasional game of pick-up basketball, injuries can strike. Sports medicine doctors are uniquely trained to diagnose and treat injuries that commonly occur in athletes and help patients return to their active lifestyle as quickly as possible.
Dr. Ramirez commonly treats the following conditions at Tampa Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group near St. Petersburg, FL:
- ACL injuries
- Achilles tendon injuries
- Rotator cuff tears
- Labral tears
- Fractures, sprains and strains
- Groin injuries
- Throwing injuries
- Tennis elbow
- Shin splints
- IT band syndrome
Dr. Ramirez collaborates with board-certified orthopedic surgeon Dr. Daniel Murphy and a team of onsite physical therapists to provide a full spectrum of care to his patients in a single location. He utilizes advanced regenerative medicines like stem cell therapy and platelet rich plasma (PRP) therapy to achieve outstanding results without surgery, if possible.
Contact Tampa Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Group today to schedule an appointment with our sports medicine doctor. We are located a brief drive from St. Petersburg, FL.