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

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

Dr. Stephen Cromer is a Chattanooga, TN physician who specializes in family medicine and sports medicine. Dr. Cromer takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He studied medicine at Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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

Dr. Todd Bell is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bell takes. Dr. Bell attended medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine.

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

Dr. Bill Smith's areas of specialization are family medicine and sports medicine; he sees patients in Chattanooga, TN. Dr. Smith attended medical school at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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

Dr. Kirk Wilcox is a family practice physician and sports medicine specialist in Hixson, TN. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Wilcox honors. Dr. Wilcox is a graduate of Loma Linda University School of Medicine.

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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. On average, patients gave Dr. Brunvoll a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. She studied medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.

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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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