South County Hospital Sports Medicine
Dedicated to Giving Rhode Island Athletes Fitness For Life
401 788-1700 To learn more about SCH Orthopedics Center
401 789-1422 To schedule a consultation with one of the doctors
|A specialty within orthopedics, sports medicine can help athletes at any level or age improve performance and stay active. Ledyard (Conn.) High School varsity football player Calton Karpi (#41), a patient of Dr. Tabaddor, was back in the game after hip arthroscopy surgery to repair his hip impingement.
Sports Medicine, a specialty practice that has grown in Rhode Island over the last 20 years, is for every kind of athlete—whether you are a mom trying to stay fit, a recreational golfer, a little leaguer, a high school or college ball player, or a professional athlete.
South County Hospital’s dedicated Sport Medicine Center, located at 1567 South County Trail (Route 2), in East Greenwich is centrally located so athletes all over Kent and South County have easy access to top sports medicine care.
Sports Medicine physicians focus on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of injuries that occur during any sport- or exercise-related activity.
Sports Medicine physicians, physical therapists, personal trainers, and sometimes sports psychologists, create an individualized care plan to help get you back in the game or back to your favorite activity. They focus on:
- Injury Prevention
- Injury Management
- Non-surgical Treatments
- Surgical Treatments, including Hip Arthroscopy
Meet the Sports Medicine Doctors
Official University of RI Team Physicians
The physicians of South County Orthopedics are experts in the field of Sports Medicine. Active in the local high school and college sports scenes, they conduct concussion clinics and work with coaches and athletic directors to foster safer training and peak conditioning. They also work with professional and semi-professional dancers, and of course, with recreational athletes. Meet the doctors >