Finding Providers
loading

We found 6 sports medicine providers who accept United Healthcare Bronze HMO near Pensacola, FL.

No Photo
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1040 Gulf Breeze Parkway; Suite 200
Gulf Breeze, FL
 

Dr. James Andrews' medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Andrews 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. He attended medical school at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Tulane University for his residency. He has received the following distinction: Birmingham Super Doctors.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
41 Fairpoint Drive; Suite B
Gulf Breeze, FL
 

Dr. Richard Sellers specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He obtained his medical school training at Tulane University School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Southern California (USC). Dr. Sellers has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more

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

No Photo
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Eric Kujawski sees patients in Pensacola, FL. His medical specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Kujawski graduated from the University of New England, College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1040 Gulf Breeze Parkway; Suite 200
Gulf Breeze, FL
 

Dr. Michael Milligan specializes in family medicine and sports medicine. Dr. Milligan is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before completing his residency at the University Health Systems, Pitt County Memorial Hospital, Dr. Milligan attended medical school at East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1020 Gulf Breeze Parkway
Gulf Breeze, FL
 

Dr. Jarrod Smith is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Gulf Breeze, FL. Dr. Smith attended medical school at Marshall University, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. He is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Family Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
151 W Main Street
Pensacola, FL
 

Dr. Jeremiah Dreisbach is a physician who specializes in family medicine, orthopedics/orthopedic surgery, and sports medicine. Dr. Dreisbach is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

Read more

Conditions / Treatments

Insurance

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Distinctions

Research

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Certifications

Credentials

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Years Since Graduation

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.