Sport Medicine

Today’s athlete can be a little league baseball player, a working mother interested in staying fit, or a senior citizen who golfs. From torn ligaments, to sprains and strains, Puget Sound Orthopaedics (PSO) surgeons have extensive experience in treating all kinds of conditions caused by sports related injuries. Whether you’re a weekend warrior or a high school, collegiate, or professional athlete, you can benefit from Puget Sound Orthopaedics sports medicine specialists to help you get back into the game.

Sport Medicine Doctors

SPORTS MEDICINE SURGICAL CARE OPTIONS

  • Ligament and tendon repair
  • Fracture repair
  • Torn knee meniscus repair
  • ACL reconstruction
  • Treatment of
    • Overuse injuries
    • Soft tissue injuries: sprains and strains
    • Throwing injuries
    • Stress fractures
    • Knee injuries
    • Tennis elbow
    • Ankle sprain
    • Shin splints

Patient Education

Stress Fractures

Stress fractures are injuries that occur due to repetitive stress when the body is no longer able to absorb the shock and pressure of an action. Athletes are most susceptible to this injury and it typically occurs in the bones of the lower leg and foot. Stress fractures can be hard to detect because they […]

Sprains and Strains

Strains and sprains are common injuries when a ligament or tendon is hyper-extended leaving the tissue stretched or torn. Most injuries are mild and are treatable with rest and ice. The difference between a strain and a sprain depends on which tissue is under duress. When a ligament is injured the term is a sprain, […]

Sport Medicine Locations