We found 5 sports medicine providers who accept Medicare near Gastonia, NC.
Dr. Patricia McHale is an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. Dr. McHale is professionally affiliated with Gaston Memorial Hospital, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center, and Novant Health Matthews Medical Center. She graduated from Baylor College of Medicine and then she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. Dr. McHale accepts Medicare insurance.
Dr. Ranjan Maitra is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. On average, patients gave Dr. Maitra a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee problems and hip problems. He is professionally affiliated with Gaston Memorial Hospital, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center, and Novant Health Matthews Medical Center. He accepts Medicare insurance. He graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Dr. Maitra has received the following distinctions: Named by US News & World Report as a Top Doctor (story); OrthoCarolina Catalyst Award Winner; and OrthoCarolina Physician of the Year Runner-Up.
Clinical interests: Hip Problems, Knee Problems
Dr. Erik Johnson is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Gastonia, NC. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. He studied medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Johnson trained at a hospital affiliated with Mount Sinai School of Medicine for residency. Dr. Johnson is professionally affiliated with Gaston Memorial Hospital.
Dr. John Carson is an adult hospital medicine, adult critical care, and sports medicine specialist. He is affiliated with Frye Regional Medical Center and Gaston Memorial Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. Dr. Carson attended the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Greenville Health System for residency.
Dr. Lawrence Linett's area of specialization is emergency medicine. Dr. Linett's professional affiliations include Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital and CaroMont Health. He graduated from Albany Medical College. He trained at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center for his residency. He is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance.
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- 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