Sports Medicine Center for Athletes of All Levels
The sports medicine center at Midwest Orthopaedic Institute was established to help our patients lead active and pain-free lives. Our comprehensive, world-class team of sports medicine specialists has extensive experience in treating high school, collegiate, and recreational athletes of all ages from DeKalb, IL, and the surrounding communities. We can help you get back into the game and perform at your best – no matter what your game might be.
While some people might think of sports medicine as being primarily focused on the treatment of traumatic sports-related injuries, the discipline is actually far more comprehensive. At the MOI sports medicine center, our orthopaedic specialists diagnose and treat a variety of musculoskeletal conditions for active individuals throughout the DeKalb, Illinois, area. In fact, anyone who participates in physical activities – from an occasional game of golf to an ultra-marathon – can potentially benefit from the knowledge and skills of sports medicine physician.
The MOI sports medicine center offers injury prevention, performance enhancement, and athletic rehabilitation strategies, as well as a full range of treatments for:
- Knee injuries, including anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and meniscal tears, runner’s knee, and direct trauma to a knee joint
- Shoulder injuries, including labral and rotator cuff tears, shoulder separations, and joint dislocations
- Foot and ankle injuries, including plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendonitis
- Overuse injuries, such as pitcher’s elbow and shin splints
- Muscle sprains and strains
- Stress fractures
- Post-traumatic arthritis
The sports medicine specialists at MOI work closely with our outstanding, in-house physical therapists to develop individualized rehabilitation programs. Our goal is to repair damaged bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, and tendons while enhancing strength, endurance, and flexibility to help prevent future injuries.
Individuals who live, work, and play in the DeKalb, IL, area are welcome to consult with the experts at the Midwest Orthopaedic Institute sports medicine center.