MedSport at the University of Michigan: A Team Approach
The University of Michigan’s sports medicine team is made up of nationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons along with sports medicine and pediatric specialists, physician assistants, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and physical therapy assistants, who work in a collaborative model of care that benefits you. We have designed our services and facility to meet your needs with one visit under the care of our sports medicine team.
MedSport is part of Michigan Medicine, named by U.S. News & World Report #1 in Michigan and among the best in the nation. Our 45,000-square-foot state-of-the-art facility integrates orthopaedic surgery, family medicine, physical therapy, athletic training, and onsite diagnostic imaging within the same physical space to provide patients optimal care.
We provide services to athletes of all kinds, whether professional, Olympic, collegiate, high school, or recreational, as well as to people who just want to be able to live a more active lifestyle. Our certified athletic trainers are contracted to 15 area colleges, universities, and high schools, and to the USA Hockey National Team Development Program. Our doctors serve as team physicians for the University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, USA Hockey, U.S. Ski Team, USA All American Rugby Team, and USA Rugby Team. Our physicians also serve as consultants and provide second opinions to the MLB, NBA, NFL, NHL, and U.S. Figure Skating Council. The NIH and the NFL, in addition to other organizations, fund current research, including human subject registries.
We’re dedicated to providing the best orthopaedic sports medicine care possible, by leading cutting-edge research projects and developing technology in the practice of sports medicine.