The sports medicine doctors at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists offer complete medical care to active people of any age and skill. From the dedicated athlete to the weekend warrior, our goal is to help each individual regain an active lifestyle and compete in sports at the highest level possible. The sports medicine doctors at our state-of-the-art facility care for all athletic injuries.
It is for this reason we have developed the Athlete and Parent’s Online Guide to Sports Medicine. Here, we have an online guide to help parents and athletes learn about sports injury treatment, injury prevention tips, recommendations for improving athletic performance, and new procedures and programs offered at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists.
Working with athletes and their sports-related injuries and conditions, our sports medicine doctors integrate all aspects of specialized care by collectively combining their knowledge, experience, and expertise at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists.
Our specialty-trained sports medicine specialists, Brian C. Schafer, M.D., Patrick R. Knight, M.D., James M. Edwards, M.D., Andrew C. Trueblood, M.D., and Jimmy D. Bowen, M.D., have all dedicated their practices to the specialized field of sports medicine.
With their commitment to continued education through attending courses, lecturing, writing, and actively learning the newest procedures and techniques, our specialists are the most highly skilled sports medicine doctors in the area.
Our surgical and physical medicine and rehabilitation specialists have extensive training in treating sports-related conditions using conservative treatments, minimally invasive techniques, and the most advanced surgical procedures.
The sports medicine doctors at Advanced Orthopedic Specialists provide our patients access to consultation Monday through Friday. Prior to your consultation, new patients will be asked to complete forms, which include medical history as well as demographic and insurance information. This information, along with any current diagnostic imaging (X-ray, CT, MRI), will be utilized by your doctor to help in your diagnosis and treatment plan.
To schedule an appointment with one of our sports medicine doctors, please call (573) 335-7040, or click the request an appointment button.
Our Sports Medicine Doctors Are Proud to Be Official Team Doctors for:
- Southeast Missouri State University
- Cape Central High School
- Jackson Senior High School
- Notre Dame Regional High School