In the world of sports medicine, our doctors have changed the game.

The field of sports medicine is a game changer, with specialty-trained surgeons uniquely suited to minimize pain and maximize function. Within this subspecialty of orthopaedic surgery, our experts are committed to diagnosing both acute and chronic athletic injuries, identifying and understanding an individual’s goals and motivations, and implementing proven and effective treatments to minimize downtime and get patients back into the game. With that, our cutting-edge treatments can be uniquely designed, with each athlete in mind.

Conditions

As experts in sports medicine, we can care for acute and chronic athletic injuries, including: 

  • Achilles tendon conditions, such as ruptures and strains
  • Acute and chronic sprains and stress injuries
  • Biceps conditions, including proximal and distal tendon tears
  • Elbow instability and contractures
  • Elbow tendinopathies, such as tennis and golfer’s elbow
  • Exertional compartment syndrome
  • Fractures above the shoulder, including the humerus and clavicle
  • Knee conditions, such as meniscus tears and cartilage conditions
  • Knee injuries and instability, such as ACL & collateral ligament tears and tendon tears
  • Knee tendinitis, like Osgood-Schlatter disease and runner’s knee
  • Loose bodies of a joint
  • Lower extremity injuries, like shin splints and groin pulls
  • Muscle strains and contusions
  • Overuse injuries
  • Patellar instability and dislocations
  • Pediatric knee conditions
  • Shoulder arthritis and arthropathy
  • Shoulder conditions, such as rotator cuff tears, impingement and biceps conditions
  • Shoulder injuries, including instability, labral tears and fractures
  • Shoulder separation or AC joint injury
  • Throwing conditions, such as UCL injuries and osteochondritis dissecans

Treatments

To help you return to your sport (or your active lifestyle) as quickly as possible, we offer the latest and most advanced non-operative and surgical solutions, typically through advanced minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques. Both innovative and integrated, these include:

  • Arthroscopic and open rotator cuff repair
  • Articular cartilage restoration, including OATS, MACI and others
  • Biceps tendon tear reinsertion and repair
  • Both anatomic and reverse shoulder replacement
  • Complicated revision ligament and meniscus surgery
  • Integrated in-house physical therapy and conditioning
  • Ligament reconstruction and repair
  • Meniscus repair and meniscal transplants
  • Multiligamentous knee injury and knee dislocation treatment
  • Partial knee replacement
  • PRP and stem cell therapies
  • Superior capsular reconstruction

Want the same level of care as Michigan’s top professional athletes? Our physicians are official providers for elite level athletes, including the Detroit Lions and USA Olympians, as well as numerous local collegiate and high school teams.

Doctors

William Brian Acker II MD

William Brian Acker II MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
James Bicos MD

James Bicos MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Peter Biglin DO

Peter Biglin DO

Knee, Nonsurgical Orthopaedics, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Regenerative Medicine, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Christopher Bush MD

Christopher Bush MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Leonardo Cavinatto MD

Leonardo Cavinatto MD

Hip, Knee, Sports Medicine
Peter Donaldson MD

Peter Donaldson MD

Knee, Nonsurgical Orthopaedics, Regenerative Medicine, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Nicholas Dutcheshen MD

Nicholas Dutcheshen MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Joseph Guettler MD

Joseph Guettler MD

Knee, Regenerative Medicine, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Craig Roodbeen MD

Craig Roodbeen MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Jeffrey Shapiro MD

Jeffrey Shapiro MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine
Matthew Siskosky MD

Matthew Siskosky MD

Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine

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