Sports medicine and concussion care to keep you off the sidelines
Whether you’re a world-class athlete or weekend warrior,
you can expect the same level of care from the Novant
Health Sports Medicine and concussion services team.
If you suffer a sports-related injury, we’ll be here to
help with a wide array of advanced diagnostic tools
and treatment options, from primary care and physical
therapy to orthopedic surgery, rehabilitation and more.
We also offer pre-participation exams; game-specific
sports conditioning; sports nutrition; sports psychiatry;
gait and motion analysis; joint injections; and extensive
concussion testing to evaluate your injury and determine
when you can safely resume your sport.
Get back in the game. We know you’d rather be in the game than on the
sidelines – and we want to keep you there.
more information about sports medicine at Prince
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surgeons are sports injury experts. When you’ve been injured on the
field or court, the sports medicine team at Novant Health Prince
William Medical Center can diagnose the problem and recommend the
best approach to help you get back to the activities you enjoy.
sports-related conditions can be treated with minimally invasive
surgery. Following your procedure, our physical therapists will begin
helping you regain your strength and mobility and we’ll suggest a
plan to continue your rehabilitation,
if necessary, after you leave the hospital.
treat a wide variety of sports-related problems, including:
- Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries
- Cartilage injuries
- Knee problems
- Chronic wrist pain
- Back pain
- Joint instability or swelling
- Sprains or strains
- Overuse injuries
- Rotator cuff problems, including tendonitis and tears
- Tennis elbow
What is ImPACT™
ImPACT™ is a 20-minute neurocognitive
test battery that has been scientifically
validated to help assess and measure
the effects of sports-related concussion.
Conducting baseline and post-injury
neurocognitive testing using ImPACT™
helps objectively evaluate an athlete’s
cognitive status to prevent the
cumulative effects of concussion.
ImPACT™ can help answer difficult
questions about an athlete’s readiness
to return to play, protecting them
from potentially serious consequences
of returning too soon and avoiding