Sports Medicine Services

Endurance Medicine

Endurance is the body’s physical ability to sustain a specific activity (usually at a submaximal work rate) for a prolonged period of time. It has two components: cardiovascular and muscular endurance. Endurance medicine aims to improve one’s ability to endure through injury management and prevention, exercise tolerance training, and psychologic and nutritional training.


Schedule an appointment with UH Sports Medicine today.

Offering in-person, video and telephone visits. Call 216-273-8311 or schedule your appointment online.

Assisting All Types of Athletes

University Hospitals' endurance medicine program coordinates evaluation and treatment of all types of endurance athletes – from runners to swimmers to cyclists by specialized sports medicine physicians, physical therapists, exercise physiologists and sports nutritionists.

Optimize Your Endurance Fitness

Even if you are not injured, our team can enhance your performance and reduce injury risk through evaluation of your mechanics, strength and nutrition. Our endurance medicine program includes the following services: