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Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine

Leading an active lifestyle is an important part of staying healthy, being fit and reducing stress. Tulane Medical Center knows your top priority is getting back to your activities quickly, safely and fully recovered. Our staff is highly educated in sports medicine and researches the latest methods in recovery and rehabilitation so that you can get back on your feet.

Some conditions we treat in sports medicine include:


Ankle & foot injuries

  • Sprain
  • Shin splints
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Planter fasciitis

Knee injuries

  • ACL sprain/tear
  • MCL sprain/tear
  • Meniscal injury
  • Osgood Schlatter's disease
  • Patellofemoral dysfunction
  • Patellar tendinitis

Hip & thigh injuries

  • Hamstring strain
  • Quadriceps strain
  • Hip Pointer contusion
  • Quadriceps contusion
  • Groin strain

Shoulder injuries

  • AC separation (shoulder separation)
  • “Stinger” (brachial plexus injury)
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Rotator cuff strain/tear

Elbow & wrist injuries

  • Hyperextended elbow
  • Elbow dislocation
  • Olecranon bursitis
  • Tennis elbow
  • Wrist fracture

Over-use injuries