Sports Medicine

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Sports Medicine

The Center for Sports Medicine at Children's Mercy is one of the nation's premiere sports medicine programs specifically focused on caring for the student-age athlete. Through clinical care, research, and an entire team of specialists, we are able to provide a higher quality and comprehensive standard of care for student athletes today and into the future.

Sports Medicine Staff

Our fellowship-trained sports medicine specialists understand the growing bodies of student athletes. We are one of only a handful of programs in the country providing a comprehensive approach to care. Our methods includes surgical, non-surgical, medical, rehabilitation, and research — all to provide the best possible treatment for student athletes. 

Sports Medicine Physical Therapy

Our team provides a full range of services to treat and prevent injuries in student athletes. Our team of dedicated sports physical therapists offers specialized rehabilitation and injury prevention to facilitate a quick and safe return to participation. We collaborate with the Department of Physical and Occupational Therapy to offer sports rehabilitation services at the Children's Mercy Blue Valley location.


The Center for Sports Medicine is proud to partner with several organizations in the Kansas City area. We provide athletic training services for student athletes across the area. We also are working to improve youth health through our partnership with Sporting Kansas City. Learn about our partnerships »

Get the Sports Medicine Newsletter

Sideline Report is an e-newsletter provided quarterly by the Center for Sports Medicine at Children’s Mercy. Each issue provides helpful information from our sports medicine experts to keep student athletes healthy.
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