Sports Medicine Experts in North Houston
As an athlete, you understand how important it is to keep your body in top shape. Any injury, whether it’s a stubbed toe or a broken bone, can be worrisome, especially when your entire life is sports. KSF Orthopaedic Center of North Houston has a dedicated sports medicine team that is focused on the diagnosis and treatment of sports-related conditions, as well as sports rehab and injury prevention.
No matter if you do sports for fun or for a living, you can count on our orthopaedics team to provide you with the appropriate care you need when you suffer an injury. In our state-of-the-art facility with radiology and physical therapy services, you’ll be back in action in no time. Our doctors are team physicians for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, as well as several high schools in the area, so you know you’re getting the best in sports medicine.
Specializing in Sports Medicine
When you seek orthopaedic care from us, you’ll get the service of a multidisciplinary team that provides you with comprehensive services, including orthopaedic therapy. We have full-time physical and occupational therapists, as well as sports medicine specialists. If you need surgery, you’ll also have access to the best orthopaedic surgeon in the area. If you get injured while playing sports, no longer will you have to worry about whether you’ll fully recover; with the help of an orthopaedic doctor from KSF Orthopaedic Center, you can rest assured you’ll receive the most effective treatment plan for quick recovery.
Our Sports Injury Services
Because we have a multidisciplinary team here on the premises, we’re able to offer you a wide range of sports injury treatment services. Patients can turn to KSF Orthopaedic Center for:
- State-of-the-art diagnostics and MRI testing
- Nonsurgical treatments for various overuse injuries, including tennis and golfers’ elbow, runner’s knee, etc.
- Arthroscopy and nonsurgical treatments for various sprains, strains, stress fractures, and traumatic sports injuries, including rotator cuff tears, herniated discs, wrist sprains, hip fractures, etc.
- Orthopaedic surgeries for various conditions, including ACL (anterior cruciate ligament), MCL (medial collateral ligament), and PCL (posterior cruciate ligament)
- Hand therapy
- Physical therapy and other sports-specific rehabilitation services, including strength and conditioning, core stabilization training, etc.
- Massage therapy
- Custom bracing and orthotics
- Sports performance training
- Kinesio taping
- Concussion testing
With the aid of state-of-the-art techniques and sophisticated treatment options, we are able to get you back in the game with as little downtime as possible. Types of athletes our doctors have treated include:
- Division I college programs
- Professional rodeo
- Professional boxing
- Extreme sports
- Arena football
If you are an athlete and would like to experience the best there is in sports medicine, please give us a call now at (281) 440-6960 to book an appointment!
Sports Medicine Professionals
If you’re in competitive sports, getting injured is pretty much inevitable. When this happens, you need an elite sports medicine specialist to ensure your full recovery. KSF Orthopaedic Center has sports medicine specialists who treat athletes ranging from amateur to professional levels. All our physicians are fellowship trained in orthopaedic sports medicine and use highly individualized approaches to diagnosing and treating sports injuries.
Dr. Stewart Michael Dean is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. He attended medical school at University of Texas at Houston where he was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the Medical Honor Society. He then completed a five-year residency in University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio. He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. His interest in medicine and his desire to use his hands led him to orthopaedic surgery. “I’ve always been active in sports,” Dr. Dean says. “I played football in high school and college and was lucky enough not to have any major injury. I enjoy taking care of people who are active and trying to get them back to full activities. Orthopaedic surgery allows me to use my knowledge and hands to help patients get better.”
Dr. Michael George is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where he also played linebacker on the football team. He then earned his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University and later completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency training at the University of Cincinnati. Dr. George went on to obtain additional fellowship training in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at Vanderbilt University where he gained extensive experience in advanced shoulder and knee surgery. Dr. George is a team physician for professional rodeo cowboys through the Justin Sports Medicine Team.
Dr. Michael George specializes in orthopaedic sports medicine, advanced arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, arthroscopic shoulder stabilization, distal biceps tendon repair, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, multiligament knee reconstruction, total shoulder replacement and total knee replacement. He sees patients at the Willowbrook and Springwoods Village office locations in Houston.