Sports Medicine Doctor in St. Louis and Fredericktown, MO
Sports-related injuries often require assessment by an orthopedic doctor or surgeon. In St. Louis, Missouri, athletes of all ages rely on the experienced doctors at Orthopedic Associates, especially Dr. James Burke, Orthopedic Associates' sports medicine expert.
Dr. Burke has performed numerous surgeries to repair torn ligaments, tendons, and rotator cuffs, and used non-surgical methods to treat a full range of sports-related injuries. The sports injuries that Dr. Burke commonly treats include:
- Knee ligament tears and reconstruction (ACL, MCL, PCL, LCL)
- Meniscal tears
- Sprains and strains
- Tendonitis and bursitis
- Achilles tendon rupture and repair
- Rotator cuff tear and repair
- Shoulder impingement
- Tennis elbow
- Golfer’s elbow
- Shin splints
- Shoulder instability
- Iliotibial band syndrome
- Patellar tendonitis
Dr. Burke provide a wide range of non-surgical treatments for minor injuries that don’t require surgery, including:
- PRP therapy
- Physical therapy
- Cortisone injections
Please visit our interactive patient education center for more information about sports medicine.
Under Dr. Burke’s care at Orthopedic Associates, you will receive the most comprehensive sports medicine treatment available. To schedule an appointment in St. Louis or Fredericktown, please use our online request form or call (314) 714-3140.