Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine Specialists in Augusta, GA are at Champion Orthopedics

Champion Team offers the best diagnosis, treatment and therapy for sports specific injuries

The staff at Champion Orthopedics has a heart for active lifestyles. We personally understand the desire to get back to sports or just back to an active lifestyle as soon as possible after treatment for painful joints, sports injuries, overuse injuries or broken bones. We have experienced those sports injuries ourselves and know how hard it is to be sidelined for any length of time. We can provide treatment options to promote optimum healing for long-term success because our goal is to get patients back to the best they can be – everyone is a champion to us!

Our expert sports medicine care begins with a pre-participation physical exam and our certified athletic trainers provide training guidance and preventative techniques by working onsite with local teams and organizations. Champion Orthopedics staff also consults with high school and university coaches and offers assistance with various treatment options, including second opinions, or specific training programs to help with goal setting and improved performance. Our experts also make sure that athletes minimize the risk of re-injury with focused rehabilitation and proper training/conditioning. 

Fellowship Trained Sports Medicine Experts

Our five sports medicine skilled physicians at Champion Orthopedics are all board certified and fellowship trained in Sports Medicine. Our physicians are committed to the athletic success of area and local teams and serve as team physicians and medical directors for local, state, regional and national events.

Getting Back to Function for Long Term Success

If a sports related injury occurs, our sports medicine experts provide the proper diagnosis and treatment of all athletic injuries for athletes of all ages and skill levels in the Central Savannah River Area of Georgia and South Carolina. In addition to medical and surgical treatment and physical therapy, other treatments include:

  • Braces
  • Personalized home rehabilitation programs
  • Custom splinting and casting

Our team of specialists delivers individualized care programs designed specifically for your injuries and training needs, whether you are part of a competitive team or if you work out as part of a healthy lifestyle. This team includes:

  • Certified Athletic Trainers and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists
  • Comprehensive Orthopedic Surgeons 
  • Physical Therapists 
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship-trained Orthopedic Surgeons  
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship-trained Family Medicine Physicians

Champion Orthopedics' Augusta office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday at our Aiken office, but we know the sooner you begin treatment for a sports injury, the sooner you are able to get back in the game. If you have an emergency, we’ll make sure you are seen by our physicians as soon as possible. Just call 706-210-7529 or 803-293-1160 to schedule an appointment. After hours emergency calls will be answered by our on-call physician.