How do they match: Sports Medicine Physicians

  • Sports Medicine Physicians

  • Physician
  • Athletic Team Physician
  • Nonsurgical Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician
  • Orthopedic Team Physician
  • Sports Physician
  • Sports Medicine Physician
  • Sports Medicine Primary Care Physician
  • Team Physician

  • Diagnose, treat, and help prevent injuries that occur during sporting events, athletic training, and physical activities.

  • Advise coaches, trainers, or physical therapists on the proper use of exercises and other therapeutic techniques and alert them to potentially dangerous practices.
  • Coordinate sports care activities with other experts including specialty physicians and surgeons, athletic trainers, physical therapists, or coaches.
  • Examine and evaluate athletes prior to participation in sports activities to determine level of physical fitness or predisposition to injuries.
  • Record athletes' medical histories and perform physical examinations.
  • Refer athletes for specialized consultation, physical therapy, or diagnostic testing.

  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition.