We found 5 sports medicine providers who accept Humana Bronze 6450/HMO Premier near Hixson, TN.

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2051 B Hamill Road; Suite 3000
Hixson, TN
 

Dr. Todd Bell's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Bell's education and training includes medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical University of South Carolina. He has received a 3.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1025 Executive Drive; Suite 100
Hixson, TN
 

Dr. Terri Brunvoll practices family medicine and sports medicine. Patients gave her an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Brunvoll honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
632 Morrison Springs Road; Suite 202
Chattanooga, TN
 

Dr. Stephen Cromer is a family practice physician and sports medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Cromer accepts. He is a graduate of Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1025 Executive Drive; Suite 100
Hixson, TN
 

Dr. Kirk Wilcox practices family medicine and sports medicine. He studied medicine at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Wilcox takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more.

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Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1200 Pineville Road
Chattanooga, TN
 

Dr. Bill Smith works as a family practitioner and sports medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN. Dr. Smith is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. He accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine.

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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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