Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine Appleton WI

From the weekend warrior to the serious athlete, Orthopedic Care sees and treats sports-related injuries of all shapes and sizes. We have the most fellowship trained sports medicine physicians in Northeastern Wisconsin who provide thorough, quality care to create positive outcomes for a wide range of sprains, strains, pains and more. Upon your first visit you will receive a diagnosis, a written plan of care and the peace of mind knowing you have chosen the right orthopedic treatment center. Our goal is to get you back to doing what you love doing as soon as safely possible.

Common conditions seen by the sports medicine physicians include:

Shoulder

  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Multi-directional instability – Impingement
  • Adhesive Capsulitis or Frozen Shoulder

Upper Arm

  • Biceps tear
  • Triceps tendon rupture
  • Inflammation of the long biceps tendon
  • Epicondylitis Lateral (Tennis Elbow)
  • Endicondylitis Medial (Golfer’s Elbow)

Hip

  • Arthritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Stress fractures
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome or Snapping Hip Syndrome
  • Growth plate tendonitis (Seen in younger patients)

Knee

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) pain or tear
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) pain or tear
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) pain or tear
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) pain or tear
  • Arthritis
  • Tendonitis
  • Bursitis
  • Osgood Schlatters disease (Seen in younger patients)
  • Baker’s Cyst

Ankle

  • Sprains
  • Stress fractures
  • Achilles tendon rupture
  • Achilles tendonitis

Back

  • Back Pain
  • Lumbago

Recovery & After Care

The right approach for you will depend on a range of factors. These include the scope of your injury, your general health and what works best for your lifestyle. Before any medical intervention is decided upon, we will discuss your options with you and the risks associated with each procedure. Your needs always come first.

Our facility is capable of addressing a wide variety of athletic rehabilitation needs. We have dedicated equipment for the treatment of a variety of sports-related and daily activity injuries. We give you ample time with each specialist you need to see to ensure that you can either return to your previous activity or you are on your way to recovery. This is a dedicated process, but our sports medicine staff takes great pride in engaging patients through every step of their recovery journey.