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In today's active world, sports injuries aren't limited to professional athletes. The Sports Medicine Program at Adventist Health Glendale (AHGL) helps patients recover strength, endurance and range-of-motion that allows them to get back into the game as quickly as possible.

As athletes themselves, the AHGL sports medicine care team knows not only our patients' medical needs, but also their drive to return as strong as ever following surgery and/or rehabilitation.

Comprehensive Services for a Variety of Needs

Orthopedic specialists with certification in sports medicine are available to evaluate injuries and prescribe a plan of action for adult, senior and youth injuries. These physicians and physical therapists are also available for emergency evaluations, consultations and second opinions.

The Sports Medicine Program helps athletes with injuries such as:

  • Repetitive motion and overuse injuries including muscle strain, tendonitis, shin splints and tennis elbow
  • Rotator cuff and other shoulder injuries
  • ACL and meniscus (knee) tears
  • Back strain
  • Spinal injuries
  • Hand and wrist injuries
  • Hip and pelvic injuries
  • Knee, foot and ankle injuries
  • And much more

In addition, we offer fitness training, conditioning programs and patient education services.

For a referral to a sports medicine specialist at AHGL, call (818) 409-8100.