Young or old, professional athlete or weekend warrior, sports injuries can happen to any of us, regardless of age. And while staying fit by participating in activities like sports is important to maintaining our health, sometimes those very activities can result in serious injuries that leave us on the sidelines.
Using proper techniques for performance enhancement will help you stay in the game longer. But even the best athletes get hurt or suffer from sports injuries. Our programs provide services to prevent or minimize injuries and to provide treatment should an injury occur.
The sports medicine team at Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital consists of orthopedists and physical therapists who work with primary care physicians and orthopedic surgeons treating teen and adult athletes. Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital also offers state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging services.
With specialty-trained musculoskeletal radiologists on-site, along with the latest CT, MRI and other technology, we can diagnose and treat your injury with record speed and effectiveness. Your images and results can be sent electronically to your physician to expedite care and get you back in the game faster.