We found 4 sports medicine providers who accept Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida BlueOptions Everyday Health near Lake Mary, FL.

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Dr. Bryan Lee Reuss, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
 

Dr. Bryan Reuss is an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Reuss is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Before performing his residency at Orlando Health, Dr. Reuss attended the University of Nebraska College of Medicine for medical school. He is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine
701 Platinum Point
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. John Chase is a medical specialist in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Chase is 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Chase honors. After attending the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at Shands at the University of Florida. Dr. Chase is affiliated with Orlando Health.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Replacement Arthroplasty

Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine
701 Platinum Point
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Michael Jablonski's medical specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with Orlando Health. Dr. Jablonski is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Jablonski obtained his medical school training at the University of Florida College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center.

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Dr. Benjamin Golden Thomasson, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1337 S International Parkway; Suite 1341
Lake Mary, FL
 

Dr. Benjamin Thomasson works as an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Thomasson is affiliated with Central Florida Regional Hospital. He is a graduate of Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Thomasson is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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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.
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