Sports can be a great way for children to stay active and healthy, and learn lessons about teamwork and life. But the exertion and collisions that are part of sports can cause bone and muscle injuries, including:
Because children’s bones, joints and muscles are constantly growing, sports-related injuries require the attention of a specialist known as a pediatric orthopedist. Our Mercy Kids specialists have the experience, facilities and technology to handle a wide range of injuries.
Just like in sports, we take a team approach to diagnose, treat and rehab your child’s sports injuries. The end result is a comprehensive recovery plan that combines the best minds at Mercy, so your child can get back in the game.