A Program of Rocky Mountain Pediatric Orthopedics
Why Choose Us—Rocky Mountain Youth Sports Medicine Institute
At RMYSMI, we treat sports injuries in kids of all ages, whether they occur during a high school sport or while playing in the backyard. Our pediatric orthopedic specialists are trained to care for your young athletes when they are injured. They are also available to your family if your children are injured in a childhood activity such as riding their bikes. We specialize in management of athletic injuries of all types.
The comprehensive sports medicine program at RMHC provides:
- Expertise in assessing sports injuries
- Education for athletes and their parents about their injuries' symptoms
- Information about how sports injuries can be treated
- State-of-the-art treatment through physical therapy, surgery and other options
Our dedicated team of nationally known orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine pediatricians, physician assistants and clinical psychologists will develop a detailed, individualized treatment plan or a rehabilitation program, focused on getting children back in shape to play safely. Our own physical therapists and on-site athletic trainer are involoved to make sure treatment plans are tailored properly for each patient's abilities and needs. If surgery is necessary our fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons will discuss appropriate, age-specific surgical options. In addition, they offer our patients full access to other specialists at RMHC.
We know that concussions in sports are a growing problem and we have developed the Center for Concussion to provide specialized treatment for concussions.