The Sports Medicine Program at University Hospitals Emphasizes Optimum Fitness and Conditioning
Highly trained sports medicine physicians at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center are leaders in helping athletes reach their fitness potential. Working with professional and recreational athletes, our expert team offers innovative approaches to injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation, as well as approaches to increase athletic performance.
High School Athletes Measure Up
Our sports medicine team helps high school athletes across the region in training, injury prevention and rehabilitation. The team members measure the size, maturity and agility of the athlete to see if the person is best suited for a specific sport. During training season and sports season, athletes come to the sports medicine program at UH Geauga Medical Center for physicals and tests such as body fat composition studies.
Quick and Accurate Diagnostics
When an athlete is injured, the sports medicine team at UH Geauga Medical Center accurately detects and diagnoses the injury or condition, using our advanced imaging capabilities, including:
Once an accurate diagnosis is made, our therapists use the very latest in technological advancements for treatment, such as:
- Aquatic therapy
- Biodex isokinetic equipment to chart the healing process
- Electrical stimulation
- Exercise modalities