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

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Dr. Irfan Ansari, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1100 Northside Forsyth Drive; Suite 340
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Irfan Ansari is an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Ansari's areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, pain, and sports health. He is affiliated with Emory Johns Creek Hospital, WellStar, and North Fulton Hospital. After attending the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Emory University. Patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Ansari is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Ansari include: Associate Team Physician, NFL, Cincinnati Bengals; Associate Team Physician, University of Cincinnati; and Associate Team Physician, Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. Dr. Ansari's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Pain, Sports Health, Shoulder Reconstruction, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Surgery, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Hand Surgery, Pediatric Sports Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1505 Northside Boulevard; Suite 4500
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. William Littlefield, who practices in Cumming, GA, is a medical specialist in hand surgery, pediatric sports medicine, and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Littlefield takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Emory Johns Creek Hospital.

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Dr. John Michael Buchanan, DO
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
410 Peachtree Parkway; Building 300 Suite 300
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. John Buchanan's specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. He practices in Dacula, GA, Duluth, GA, and Watkinsville, GA. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University, College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Buchanan's training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Alabama. Dr. Buchanan is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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Dr. Robert Knox Yarbrough, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1100 Northside Forsyth Drive; Suite 340
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Robert Yarbrough is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Yarbrough's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include hip replacement, knee problems, and sports health. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. Dr. Yarbrough attended Emory University School of Medicine and Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. He has received the following distinctions: Northside Hospital Physician Advisory Committee and Chief of Surgery' Northside Hospital Forsyth; 2013 - Current. His hospital/clinic affiliations include North Fulton Hospital and Northside Hospital Forsyth.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. John Addison Alsobrook, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
410 Peachtree Parkway; Building 300 Suite 300
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. John Alsobrook is a family medicine physician and sports medicine specialist in Duluth, GA, Watkinsville, GA, and Marietta, GA. Dr. Alsobrook is affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He studied medicine at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1505 Northside Boulevard; Suite 3100
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Timothy Griffith specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He is a graduate of Georgia Regents University, Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Griffith accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Child Health Plus, and Humana Bronze.

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Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine, Internal Medicine
410 Peachtree Parkway; Building 300 Suite 300
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Tara Merritt practices pediatric sports medicine in Cumming, GA, Stockbridge, GA, and Dacula, GA. She is a graduate of St. George's University School of Medicine. Dr. Merritt honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. She is professionally affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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Dr. David Lee Marshall, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
410 Peachtree Parkway; Building 300 Suite 300
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. David Marshall's areas of specialization are pediatric sports medicine and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery; he sees patients in Alpharetta, GA, Marietta, GA, and Fayetteville, GA. He is affiliated with Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University. Dr. Marshall honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1230 Bald Ridge Marina Road; Suite C
Cumming, GA
 

Dr. Robert Nelson's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Griffin, GA and Alpharetta, GA. Dr. Nelson accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago.

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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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