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Sports Medicine

Doctor working on athlete's back

Don’t get stuck on the sidelines due to a sports or exercise injury. Work with the sports medicine specialists at Virginia Hospital Center to stay in shape and prevent and recover from injuries.

What’s Sports Medicine?

A sports medicine physician is a doctor who has specialized skills to diagnose, treat and prevent exercise-related injuries. Whether you’re a professional athlete or weekend warrior, you can benefit from sports medicine services from Virginia Hospital Center.

Conditions We Treat

Find care for common athletic injuries, such as:

  • Achilles tendon injuries
  • Fractures (broken bones)
  • Knee injuries, including anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear
  • Joint dislocations
  • Tennis elbow
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Shin splints
  • Sore or torn muscles
  • Sprains and strains

Services We Offer

Trust our team for a full range of sports medicine care, including:

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Whenever possible, count on your surgeon to do your procedure using minimally invasive or laparoscopic techniques. This means your doctor will use tiny tools, so you have small or no incisions, less risk of complications and faster recovery. Explore surgical care from Virginia Hospital Center.

Trusted by Athletes

Get personalized care from the same specialists who work for Washington, D.C.-area professional, university and high school teams, including:

  • D.C. United
  • George Mason University Athletics
  • U.S. Soccer Men’s and Women’s National Teams
  • U.S. Tennis Association
  • Washington Capitals
  • Washington Football Team

Access Mayo Clinic’s Expertise

As part of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, Virginia Hospital Center brings the world-renowned expertise and knowledge of Mayo Clinic to our community. How can I access the expertise of Mayo Clinic? It’s simple – all you need is to be under the care of a physician on Virginia Hospital’s Center medical Staff. 

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