Sports medicine is a specialty that focuses on providing comprehensive and quality care for the active individual. Care involves routine physicals, treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.
Often, doctors in the sports medicine specialty are thought to only treat professional athletes. However, the specialists at Mercy Clinic Sports Medicine - Lowell are ideal physicians for athletes at any level, acting as excellent resources for the “weekend warrior” who experiences an injury. The same expertise used for the competitive athlete can be applied to return the individual to full function, as quickly as possible.