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We found 7 sports medicine providers who accept Humana HMO Premier near Pearland, TX.

Dr. Taylor Dewitt Brown, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
8520 W. Broadway Street; Suite 100
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Taylor Brown is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Brown's clinical interests: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and upper extremity surgery. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Brown has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars and Texas Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Upper Extremity ... (Read more)

Dr. Laura Torres-Barre, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Sports Medicine
8603 Broadway; Suite 101
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Laura Torres-Barre practices orthopedic trauma and sports medicine. Patients rated her highly, giving her an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. She is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. Dr. Torres-Barre is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Torres-Barre's education and training includes medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.

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Dr. Keith Stewart Schauder, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
12835 Gulf Freeway
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Keith Schauder practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine in Alvin, TX and Houston, TX. Patient reviews placed Dr. Schauder at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare. After completing medical school at Baylor College of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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Dr. David Anthony Crumbie Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
11914 Astoria Boulevard; Suite 670
Houston, TX
 

Dr. David Crumbie, who practices in Pearland, TX and Houston, TX, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Crumbie is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Florida Health Science Center, Dr. Crumbie attended East Carolina University, The Brody School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Total Elbow Replacement, Heel Surgery, Kyphoplasty, Sports Health, Hand Fracture, Bone Spurs, Spine ... (Read more)

Dr. Jason Everett Decker, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine
2017 Broadway Street
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Jason Decker's specialty is pediatric sports medicine. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Decker attended Texas A & M Health Science Center College of Medicine for medical school. Dr. Decker takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Children’s Hospital.

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Dr. Andrew Li-Yung Hing, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
11914 Astoria Boulevard; Suite 670
Houston, TX
 

Dr. Andrew Li-Yung Hing's medical specialty is family medicine and sports medicine. Dr. Li-Yung Hing takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Before performing his residency at Baton Rouge General Medical Center, Dr. Li-Yung Hing attended American University of Antigua College of Medicine for medical school. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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Dr. Joshua David Harris, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
8520 W. Broadway Street; Suite 100
Pearland, TX
 

Dr. Joshua Harris works as an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist in Baytown, TX, Houston, TX, and Pearland, TX. His areas of clinical interest consist of hip arthroscopy, sports health, and knee arthroscopy. Patients gave Dr. Harris an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, United Healthcare Choice, and more. After completing medical school at Ohio State University College of Medicine, Dr. Harris performed his residency at Ohio State University Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Houston Methodist. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Hip Arthroscopy, Surgical Repair, Knee Arthroscopy, Shoulder ... (Read more)

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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.