Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

Your Fitness. Our Priority.

Sports medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.

Sports medicine is offered by a team of professionals working in collaboration to ensure you focus on your fitness rather than your pain. 

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Sports Medicine

Your Fitness. Our Priority.

Sports medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.

Sports medicine is offered by a team of professionals working in collaboration to ensure you focus on your fitness rather than your pain. 

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  • What does Sports Medicine entail?

    Sports medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.

    Sports medicine is offered by a team of professionals working in collaboration to ensure you focus on your fitness rather than your pain. These experts include; 

    Orthopedic surgeons, 

    Certified athletic trainers 

    Sports physiotherapists 

    Sports Occupational therapists 

    Physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists  

    Sports Medicine Physicians 

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    What are some of the services offered by sports medicine experts? 

    Sports medicine experts are trained to promptly diagnose and treat injuries sustained from playing sports as well other muscle injuries with the aim of returning the player to full fitness as quickly as possible. They also aim to help people exercise safely and effectively in order to achieve optimum performance. This includes prescribing strength-training of muscles that the physician notices are lacking in balance with other muscles. 

    Their work consists primarily of injury management to ensure fast recovery and a safe return to the sport, including the following: 

    • Facilitating and monitoring injury prevention 
    • Diagnosing an injury accurately depending on location and pathology 
    • Identifying the root cause of an injury to prevent a recurrence 
    • Prescribing rehabilitation and prescriptions as necessary to help heal and restore functionality 
    • Minimizing time away from the sport 
    • Maximizing long-term performance 

  • What are the common injures attended to by sport medicine experts?

    This team of professionals attends to a range of potential injuries that can be sustained during sporting activities that may affect the brain, joints, muscles or tendons such as: 

    • Sprains and strains 
    • Fractures 
    • Knee, ankle, and foot injuries 
    • Shoulder injuries 
    • Hand and wrist injuries 
    • Sports-induced asthma
    • Concussions and Brain Injury 
    • Tendonitis 

    Schedule a consult with one of our sports medicine experts today and get back to your feet in no time! 

  • What are some of the sports that need a sports medicine expert?

    Sports medicine experts are a versatile group of health professionals that can attend to various types of physical injuries affecting the joints, bones, tendons, and muscles across a number of sports including; 

    • Athletics 
    • Golf 
    • Football
    • Basketball 
    • Tennis 
    • Cricket 
    • Rugby 
    • Volleyball 
    • Boxing 

    Click here to speak to one of our sports medicine experts today! 

  • Can I get customized packages that fit my type of sport?

    Yes! There are several customized packages designed to meet the unique needs of each individual and the sport involved. Get customized physiotherapy sessions from the comfort of your home or hotel and have a professional accelerate your recovery journey.

    Some of the packages include; 

    Golfer’s Basic Package 

    Golfer’s Standard Package 

    Golfer’s Executive Package 

    Physiotherapist Consultation 

    Physiotherapy 3 sessions 

    Physiotherapy 5 sessions 

    Physiotherapy 10 sessions 

    Long term physiotherapy 14+ Days 

    Long term physiotherapy 30+ Days 

  • What about orthopedic and physiotherapy devices?

    We have a variety of customized, quality orthopedic devices which are suitable for:

    • Routine exercise
    • Professional training
    • Recovery after sustaining injuries

    These are available from our pharmacy and will be conveniently delivered right to your doorstep.

  • I have a complex injury that needs surgery. What next?

    It’s not uncommon to sustain complex injuries that may require surgical correction during sporting activities. This is more so true for most forms of contact sporting activities with the most common injuries involving tendon ruptures, muscle tears, and bone fractures.

    It is recommended to consult an orthopedic surgeon for such injuries as they may need surgical intervention. 

  • Additional Services under Sports Medicine

    Additional health services that may be required by sportspeople include nutritional counselling and laboratory tests.

    Nutritional counselling is an essential part of maintaining peak performance for professional and amateur sportspeople. It is also fundamental to the recovery process after injury. These services are easily accessible from our partner nutritionists.

    Toxicology tests are routinely performed for professional athletes to maintain fair play and for the well-being of the athletes as well.

Frequenty Asked Questions

  • What is the Ponea Health Sports Medicine services booking experience?

    The Ponea Health e-commerce platform offers a one-stop point for all your sports medicine services and packages. Book professional services and quality medical supplies conveniently at the comfort of your home, hotel, or office.

  • What is Ponea Health Price comparison?

    Ponea Health is an aggregator of various health services and providers that work in tandem to guarantee holistic patient care. Through the Ponea Health e-commerce platform, you are able to compare a wide array of vetted providers such as doctors, laboratories and imaging centers offering similar services at different price points and locations. This allows you to select one within your budget and convenience in terms of location.

  • Do I have to visit a hospital to get my sports medicine service?

    Most sports medicine services and packages can be delivered at the comfort of your home or hotel. However, some consultations will only be available at our partner facilities. Through the Ponea Health mobile phlebotomy services, you can get your samples conveniently collected by a vetted professional at the comfort of your home, office, or hotel. The short turnaround times for sample processing and dispatch of results to both yourself and the requesting clinician guarantees prompt diagnosis and treatment.

  • How do I get my medications?

    Ponea Health e-pharmacy platform is a 24-hour service that is dedicated to delivering medication promptly and conveniently to your home or preferred pick-up point. Through the upload prescription functionality, you can submit your prescription and get your medication delivered right to your doorstep.

  • What do the ratings on my provider mean?

    Healthcare providers on the Ponea Health e-commerce platform are rated based on a combination of their qualifications, continuous professional advancement, and overall patient satisfaction. This guarantees you get the highest attainable level of care.