The sports medicine team in Arizona includes specialists from multiple disciplines who provide comprehensive and personalized care to athletes of all levels. These specialists collaboratively address each athlete's training, injury and performance concerns related to sports and exercise activities.

Advantages of receiving care from the Mayo sports medicine team include:

  • Individualized fitness evaluations, ranging from beginners starting an exercise program, to professionals seeking to improve their performance
  • Thorough evaluation, diagnosis and treatment by specialists with extensive experience in sports and exercise injuries
  • Emphasis on preventive care, through nutrition, fitness and injury prevention consultation

The sports medicine team combines the expertise of specialists who work together to meet the needs of each patient. The sports medicine team at Mayo Clinic may include:

  • Primary care sports medicine physicians
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists
  • Orthopedic surgeons
  • Physical therapists
  • Musculoskeletal radiologists
  • Dietitians