We found 7 sports medicine providers who accept Humana Silver 3800/HMO Premier near Richmond, TX.

Dr. Steven Edward Flores, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
17510 W Grand Parkway S; Suite 450
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Steven Flores' specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Sugar Land, TX and Houston, TX. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital. Dr. Flores is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He has an open panel. Dr. Flores is a graduate of Baylor College of Medicine. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University.

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

Dr. Brian Strake Parsley, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine
17520 West Grand Parkway South; Suite 200
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Brian Parsley's specialties are adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Sugar Land, TX, Houston, TX, and Bellaire, TX. He attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston for residency. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Parsley accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Parsley has received the distinction of Texas Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and St. Joseph Medical Center (Houston).

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Dr. Vishal Michael Shah, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1517 Thompson Road; #1100
Richmond, TX
 

Dr. Vishal Shah is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Richmond, TX and Sugar Land, TX. Dr. Shah is rated highly by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dr. Shah attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Dr. Shah is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, ACL Injury, Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Matthew Maddox Mays, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1517 Thompson Road
Richmond, TX
 

Dr. Matthew Mays is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Mays include sports health. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Mays takes Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health

Dr. Jeffrey Ensou Liang, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine
1517 Thompson Road
Richmond, TX
 

Dr. Jeffrey Liang is a rehabilitation physician, family practitioner, and sports medicine specialist in Richmond, TX. Dr. Liang is a graduate of the University of Washington School of Medicine and Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and a graduate of Highland Hospital's residency program. The average patient rating for Dr. Liang is 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and United Healthcare Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health

Dr. Rehal Abbas Bhojani, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
17510 W Grand Parkway; Suite 510
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Rehal Bhojani is a family medicine practitioner and sports medicine specialist. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna Medicare are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bhojani honors. Dr. Bhojani graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Bhojani's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital and Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital.

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Dr. Andrew Li-Yung Hing, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
17520 West Grand Parkway South; Suite 200
Sugar Land, TX
 

Dr. Andrew Li-Yung Hing's specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. He practices in Sugar Land, TX, Houston, TX, and Pearland, TX. Dr. Li-Yung Hing attended American University of Antigua College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Baton Rouge General Medical Center. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Li-Yung Hing takes. He is affiliated with Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital.

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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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