100 Pioneers Medical Center Dr, Meeker, Colorado 81641, USA
Knee Trauma & Sports Injuries
Orthopedic Knee, Hips, Shoulder Procedures
Knee Meniscectomy–Arthroscopic meniscectomy is an outpatient minimally invasive surgical procedure used to treat a torn meniscus cartilage in the knee. The meniscus is often torn as the result of sport-related injury in athletic individuals. Only the torn segment of the meniscus is removed.
Sports Medicine/Orthopedic Surgeon
- ACL Surgeryfor anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries involves reconstructing or repairing the ACL. ACL reconstruction surgery uses a graft to replace the ligament.
- Knee Scopes–Knee arthroscopy is a surgical technique that can diagnose and treat problems in the knee joint.
- Musculoskeletal injuries (MSK injuries) that people suffer from, such as: Tendinitis, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Bone fractures, Muscle / Tendon strain, Ligament Sprain, etc.
- MSK pain– pain that affects the muscles, ligaments and tendons, and bones.
- Sports trauma
- Stress injuries/stress fractures
- Exertional compartment syndrome
- Concussion diagnosis and management
- Back pain in the athlete
- Medical conditions in sports (i.e. asthma, diabetes, etc.)
- Exercise prescription
- Generalized fitness, strength, and conditioning programming.
- Sports-specific strength and conditioning programming.
- Injury-prevention programming.
- Injury-recovery programming
- Exercise in pregnancy advice and programming
- Exercise in postpartum advice and programming
- Performance/sports psychology
- Body movement and mechanics
- Weight loss
- The “geriatric athlete” trying to maintain/prolong independence.
- Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis—this only refers to the separation of the pars interarticularis (a small bony arch in the back of the spine between the facet joints) whereas, spondylolisthesis refers to anterior slippage of one vertebra over another (in front of the spine).
- Scoliosis is a sideways curvature of the spine that occurs most often during the growth spurt just before puberty. Scoliosis can be caused by conditions such as cerebral palsy and muscular dystrophy.
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)-is a chronic pain condition that most often affects one limb (arm, leg, hand or foot) usually after an injury. CRPS is believed to be caused by damage to or malfunction of the peripheral and central nervous system.