We found 9 sports medicine providers who accept Humana Simplicity HMO Open Access Gold 02/100 near Westminster, CO.

UCHealth - Stephanie Chu DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
7403 Church Ranch Boulevard
Westminster, CO
 

Dr. Stephanie Chu specializes in family medicine and sports medicine and practices in Westminster, CO and Denver, CO. Dr. Chu attended Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut for residency. She has a special interest in general care and sports health. She accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chu's hospital/clinic affiliations include the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) and the University Physicians.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, General Care

UCHealth - Sourav Poddar MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
7403 Church Ranch Boulevard
Westminster, CO
 

Dr. Sourav Poddar's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine. He has indicated that his clinical interests include injuries, general care, and wounds. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Rose Medical Center, Dr. Poddar attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Poddar include: Neer Award, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons; Physicians Recognition Award, American Medical Association; and Community Preceptor of the Year, Rose Family Medicine Residency. His hospital/clinic affiliations include the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) and the University Physicians.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Wounds, Fractures, Knee Problems, Strains, Leg Problems, Shoulder Injury, Hip ... (Read more)

Dr. Kyle Britton Nagle, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine
3455 Lutheran Parkway; Suite 230
Wheat Ridge, CO
 

Dr. Kyle Nagle is a specialist in pediatric sports medicine. Dr. Nagle is affiliated with Children's Hospital Colorado and the University Physicians. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. After attending the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health for medical school, he completed his residency training at Seattle Children's Hospital.

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Dr. David James Schneider, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
8510 Bryant Street; Suite 120
Westminster, CO
 

Dr. David Schneider works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. He attended the University of Kansas School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. Clinical interests for Dr. Schneider include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. Patient ratings for Dr. Schneider average 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He is professionally affiliated with Centura Health.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
3550 Lutheran Parkway; Suite 201
Wheat Ridge, CO
 

Dr. William Ciccone specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Ciccone is affiliated with Centura Health. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. After completing medical school at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center.

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Dr. Mitchel Stephan Robinson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
 

Dr. Mitchel Robinson's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine; he sees patients in Golden, CO. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Robinson attended the University of California and the University of Southern California (USC), Keck School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Colorado Denver for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Centura Health.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
3550 Lutheran Parkway; Suite 201
Wheat Ridge, CO
 

Dr. Timothy Mazzola works as a family medicine practitioner and sports medicine specialist in Louisville, CO and Wheat Ridge, CO. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Mazzola accepts. Dr. Mazzola attended Penn State College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Travis Air Force Base, David Grant USAF Medical Center. He is affiliated with Centura Health.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
4301 Lowell Boulevard
Denver, CO
 

Dr. Christopher Carlson works as a family medicine physician and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Carlson honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Arizona College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Poudre Valley Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with Centura Health.

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Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
9191 Grant Street
Thornton, CO
 

Dr. Sushma Hebbar is a pediatric sports medicine and pediatric emergency medicine specialist in Thornton, CO. She is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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What is Sports Medicine?

Sports medicine is the specialty that promotes physical fitness and activity while managing, treating, and preventing injuries that happen during exercise or participation in sports. Sports medicine fosters wellness and fitness and works to inhibit injury. A sports medicine specialist may work with professional athletes, school sports teams, individuals who participate in sports on the weekend for fun, or someone who is just beginning to exercise for the first time. Although their main focus is on musculoskeletal function, sports medicine specialists also care for patients’ full medical and nutritional needs as they relate to their active lifestyle.

Some examples of the kinds of injuries and issues that a sports medicine specialist might see in their work include:
  • Acute sports injuries (sprains, fractures)
  • Overuse injuries (tendonitis, bursitis)
  • Head injuries (concussion)
  • Heat injuries (heat stroke)
  • Athletes with chronic illness (asthma, diabetes, heart disease) and how their illness is affected by exercise
  • Nutrition and the use of supplements
  • Developing a safe exercise plan for obese or sedentary patients
  • Substance abuse of performance-enhancing drugs
  • Teaching proper form and technique to reduce the chance of injury

Sports medicine specialists often work closely with orthopedic specialists, and the scope of their work can have some overlap. The main distinction is that orthopedic specialists can perform surgery when it is needed, while sports medicine specialists focus on non-surgical solutions for injuries.

Whether they are the team physicians making sure every professional player is performing safely and at their best, or community specialists getting you back in the game after a sprained ankle, sports medicine doctors are there to make sure you’re in good condition to lead an active life.