- 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
We found 5 sports medicine providers near San Marcos, TX.
Dr. Stuart Shapiro's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in San Marcos, TX and Wimberley, TX. Dr. Shapiro attended New York College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Frankford Hospital, Riverside County Regional Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. These areas are among his clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Shapiro speaks Spanish. His hospital/clinic affiliations include the University Medical Center Brackenridge, Seton Medical Center Hays, and Central Texas Medical Center. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Sports Health, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Lower Back Problems, ... (Read more)
Dr. Amanda Ivy is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. She is affiliated with Central Texas Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ivy takes. She is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Ivy trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Alabama.
Dr. Stephen Norwood practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of clinical interest consist of knee problems, foot problems, and arthroscopic surgery. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Norwood studied medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. His residency was performed at Brooke Army Medical Center and The Children's Hospital at OU Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: Texas Super Doctors. Dr. Norwood has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Sports Health, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Ankle Problems, ... (Read more)
Dr. Bryant Frazier's specialties are family medicine and sports medicine. Dr. Frazier is affiliated with Central Texas Medical Center. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts Medical School and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Massachusetts. He honors United Healthcare EPO, United Healthcare Bronze, and United Healthcare Silver, in addition to other insurance carriers.
Dr. Gerard Pennington is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5.