Sports Injury Overview

Head, Shoulders, Knees and...Ouch!

Road race Being physically active is good for you, but it is possible to injure yourself while pursuing your favorite sport. Overuse or overdoing are the most common causes of sports-related injuries. Some muscle soreness is usually nothing to worry about. But if you experience severe pain related to your sports activities, or if you have symptoms that are persistent and consistent, we recommend that you see your doctor.

The specialized physicians and surgeons at The Connecticut Sports Medicine Institute understand the needs of athletes and active patients. We offer comprehensive services ranging from expert diagnosis and treatment of sports and activity-related injuries, to injury prevention, and sports-health education. Our physicians are board-certified and fellowship-trained sports medicine specialists with experience caring for amateur, college and professional athletes.  

At The Connecticut Sports Medicine Institute you'll discover...

  • Sports injury rehabilitation, physical therapy and sports conditioning provided by certified, experienced physical therapists and athletic trainers
  • Care for sports-related medical conditions and sports nutrition
  • State-of-the-art diagnostics including filmless, digital X-ray and MRI

To learn more, call:
1-877 ST FRANCIS (1-877-783-7262).