Sports Medicine

At Riverside, we specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries caused by physical activity — particularly sports and exercise. Whether you play sports on a school team or in a community league or enjoy a game with friends, you may be at risk of injury that could limit functioning and/or future performance. Our team understands how important sports and exercise are to you and we are dedicated to helping you stay in the game. 

Sports medicine care is available in all of our communities. Types of sports injuries we treat include:

  • Ligament injuries
  • Joint injuries
  • Muscle injuries
  • Overuse injuries
  • Acute injuries
  • Trauma-related injuries
  • Fractures, sprains and strains
  • Stress fractures
  • ACL injuries
  • Shoulder/rotator cuff injuries
  • Bursitis/tendonitis
  • Dislocations

Our services include nonsurgical treatments:

  • Injury assessment and management
  • Exercise prescriptions
  • Physical therapy
  • Coordination of rehabilitative and other relatedservices  
  • Education on injury and illness prevention
  • Technique analysis and training recommendations to improve performance and reduce injuries
  • In our Newport News office, we provide sports concussion management

When nonsurgical treatments aren't the solution, our orthopedists can provide arthroscopic and conventional orthopedic surgery.