Manipal Hospital’s department of Sports Medicine is renowned across the country for specialized sports medicine care for all age groups and different levels of competitiveness. We provide complete sports related care with an ultimate goal to prevent, treat and rehabilitate sportsmen for all requirements - from pre-participation physicals and injury evaluation to sports nutrition, athletic training and physical therapy.
The physicians at Manipal Hospital are trained to provide the highest standards of quality care. Our staff are compassionate, knowledgeable and have been provided with advanced diagnostic tools that will help them evaluate injuries of all kinds. We provide a full range of sports related treatment and services for all activity levels and age groups.
At Manipal Hospital, we do our best to minimize downtime of athletes with effective treatments. The treatments offered by our specialists are always safe, with a focus to achieve long-term performance goals. We consider the patient’s ultimate objective and study the full spectrum of treatment options before recommending anything. Our multidisciplinary sports medicine team are experts in minimally invasive procedures and highly advanced arthroscopic procedures, especially with regards to injuries of the knees, shoulders and hips. This ensures faster recovery time for athletes being treated.
The sports medicine team at Manipal Hospital provides personalized rehabilitation services and therapies for patients suffering from musculoskeletal illnesses, injuries or any other conditions. Our experts have vast experience in postsurgical joint replacement, spine care, fracture repair and sports injury rehabilitation. We provide patients with customized treatment plans that improves their mobility and overall health.
Our rehabilitation and physical medicine specialists provide comprehensive occupational, physical and recreational therapy programs to strengthen muscle groups. This includes individual exercise programs that help the patient return to their typical daily routine, while regaining athletic performance after an injury. The musculoskeletal program at Manipal Hospital, assesses how prefabricated or custom braces, orthopedic shoes and other devices can help improve mobility and balance.
Manipal Hospital’s department of Sports Medicine provides care for athletic and non-athletic individuals with an aim to provide pain management and quick recovery for injuries. The sports medicine team works closely with surgeons to ensure patient’s health is put back on track through the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques, along with advanced imaging techniques. We offer consultation services as well. Some of theSports Medicine services we provide are listed below: - Arthroscopy theatre with state-of-the-art instrumentations - Completely equipped rehabilitation and physio unit with specialized therapists - Keyhole surgery - Knee, elbow, ankle, shoulder, small joints - Arthroscopic shoulder surgeries - Autologous chondrocyte implantation of individual’s own cultured cells (mainly for damaged cartilage) - Autologous Osteochondral Autograft - Revision surgery (for failed ligament surgeries) - Repairing of multiligamentous knee injuries and other musculoskeletal injuries - Sports rehabilitation, fitness training, splinting and braces, kinesiology
Specialists come together to conduct a complete analysis of the patient and to provide individual treatment protocols.
Yes, MSDs can be prevented if proper precautions are taken. For instance, those who need to lift heavy objects can be taught to lift using their leg strength rather than using their backs.
There can be different reasons for the onset of MSDs but there are several diseases that can cause the same. This includes carpal tunnel syndrome, gout, osteoarthritis, and fibromyalgia.
The best way to steer clear or sports-related injuries and the harms of MSDs is to speak with your doctor about precautionary methods.
Yes, athletes or other working in fields that can cause similar injuries should have periodic check-ups are done to ensure they are safe from serious disorders which may arise in the future.
Manipal Hospitals is dedicated to providing high-quality, personalised care and building long-term partnerships with its patients. Our department of Sports Medicine and its patients are a testament to this.Contact us to know more about Sports Medicine and book an appointment with one of our specialists today.