What is Sports Medicine?

Sport Medicine professionals have specialized training and skills that position them to be caregivers for active patients of all ages. They have an interest in the promotion of lifelong wellness and fitness, as well as in prevention, diagnosis and management of illness and injury. Many have completed further professional training, in the form of a Sport Medicine Fellowship and/or an additional university degree (Master’s or PhD level) in a related discipline such as sport medicine, exercise science, etc.

Sport Medicine physicians can provide for the specific requirements of the active patient:

Sport Medicine continues to evolve to meet the demands of the active individual as well as the changing roles of physicians in the health community.