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Services

Our Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine team is here to serve patients of all ages that are active in sports or athletic engagements. We offer services that support our patients, including referrals to physical therapy and collaborative care with local orthopedic surgeons.

Schedule an appointment online or call 775-352-5300.

Our Services

We provide basic management of the following conditions and injuries:

  • Fractures
  • Ligament sprains
  • Muscular strains
  • Concussions (including NOT returning to play the day of injury)
  • Costochondritis
  • Bursitis, tendinopathy, tenosynovitis
  • Common fibrocartilage injuries, such as labral and meniscal tears
  • Dislocations such as nursemaid's elbow
  • Neurologic conditions such as nerve entrapment syndromes and brachial plexopathies
  • Synovial cysts such as Baker cyst and ganglion cysts
  • Patellofemoral syndrome
  • Apophysitis (e.g., Osgood-Schlatter disease)
  • Osteochondroses/aseptic necrosis
  • Osteoarthritis/crystal-induced arthritis (e.g., gout, pseudogout)
  • Metabolic bone disease (osteoporosis, Paget disease)
  • Acute and chronic low back pain
  • Foot conditions
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Rheumatologic disorders

Procedures

  • Joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)
  • Joint injection (ultrasound guided)
  • Common injections for bursitis and tendinopathy
  • Common tendon sheath injections
  • Splints (upper and lower extremity)
  • Casting
  • Dislocation reduction

Orthopedic Emergency Recognition and Stabilization, Including Trauma Assessment

  • Acute compartment syndrome
  • Hip or knee dislocation
  • Unstable pelvis fracture
  • Cervical spine fracture
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Cauda equina syndrome
  • Neurovascular compromise

Functional Rehabilitation

  • Prescription of home exercise programs
  • Prescription of physical therapy (including all appropriate components)