Delaware Sports medicine

Sports Medicine is a field that encompasses the care of athletes and active individuals of all ages.  The typical Sports Medicine physician provides care for a variety of patients including professional athletes, weekend warriors, and everyday laborers.

At DOS, our goal is to provide you with the most comprehensive care available. Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Primary Care Sports Medicine physicians receive specialized training in both the treatment and prevention of illness and injury. The Sports Medicine physician helps maximize function and minimize disability and time away from sports, work or school.

Orthopaedic Surgeons specializing in Sports Medicine:

  • Sports-related and other musculoskeletal injuries (including osteoarthritis and degenerative joint disease)
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee
  • Reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee and elbow
  • Fracture management
  • “Return to Play” decisions for athletes

Primary Care Sports Medicine Physicians specialize in:

  • Sports-related and other musculoskeletal injuries (including osteoarthritis and degenerative joint disease)
  • Ultrasound-guided procedures
  • Concussion (a.k.a. mild traumatic brain injury)
  • Nutrition and performance issues
  • Injury prevention
  • Athletes with chronic or acute illness (such as infectious mononucleosis, asthma and diabetes)
  • “Return to play” decisions in sick or injured athletes
  • Strength training and conditioning
  • Exercise prescription to increase fitness

Dr. Palma and Dr. Andrisani serve as team physicians for the University of Delaware.

Dr. Mesa serves as a team physician for the 87ers.

Dr. Mesa and Dr. Andrisani serve as team physicians for the Delaware Blue Coats and the Wilmington Blue Rocks

Dr. Galinat works on shoulder injuries.

Our team of physicians provide care for over 19 high schools in Delaware.

Delaware Sports Medicine | Delaware Orthopaedic Specialists

About Us

We are a multi-specialty group with fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeons, who have expertise in total joint replacement, fractures, foot and ankle, hand, spine, sports medicine, trauma, osteoporosis and general orthopaedics. Learn More.

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