Sports medicine experts utilize the latest diagnostic equipment and technologies to help get you back in top form

Whether you're a starting athlete, your triathlon days are behind you or you just live life at full speed, comprehensive orthopedic care near you and for you is part of our game strategy at Baylor Scott & White Health.

Orthopedic sports medicine surgeons on the medical staff are skilled at treating and repairing all types of injuries, including an ACL tear or ACL injury, resulting from participating in sports or injuries that result from everyday life.

If you are experiencing knee, hip or shoulder pain, take our free knee pain assessmenthip pain assessment or shoulder pain assessment. It will help you determine next steps, if any, including which kind of orthopedic specialist may be most appropriate for you.

Orthopedic sports medicine conditions we treat include:


Hand/Wrist pain

  • Biceps tendon ruptures
  • Trigger finger
  • Treatment for sprains
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Shoulder pain

  • Acromioclavicular (AC) joint/Shoulder separation
  • Dislocated shoulder
  • Lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
  • Medial epicondylitis (golfer's elbow)
  • SLAP tears (injured labrum)
  • Treatment for sprains, including ulnar collateral ligament sprains or tears (Tommy John surgery)
More on shoulder pain and injuries

Hip pain and hip preservation

  • Hip arthroscopy to diagnose or treat the source of pain
  • Hip dislocations
  • Treatment for sprains
More on hip pain and injuries

Knee pain

  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, injuries, ACL surgery
  • Medial collateral ligament (MCL) tears, injuries, MCL surgery
  • Meniscus tear diagnosis, treatment and recovery
  • Knee arthroscopy to diagnose knee injuries or treatment for meniscus tear and torn ligaments
  • Cartilage resurfacing to fill in cartilage and prolong the life of the knee
  • Knee cartilage transplants
  • Treatment for knee sprains

Ankle pain

  • Ankle instability
  • Ankle sprains
  • Broken ankle
  • Achilles tendinitis or ruptures
  • Stress fractures
More on ankle pain and injuries

Related to orthopedics and sports

Baylor Scott & White Health’s game-changing facility offers comprehensive sports medicine care in Waco

The Ted and Sue Getterman Sports and Orthopedic Center in Waco on the campus of Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Hillcrest is a 106,000-square-foot, four-story freestanding orthopedic facility that provides multiple services under one roof.

The sports and orthopedic center in Waco features:

  • Diagnostic imaging offering advanced diagnostic radiology
  • A surgery center for orthopedic procedures, located conveniently in the same complex as medical practices and rehabilitation services
  • Physical rehabilitation with indoor and outdoor physical therapy areas
  • The Fusionetics Performance Health System

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Services and programs

Sports performance healthcare focused on safety and research

Baylor Scott & White Sports Therapy & Research at The Star in Frisco includes a unique collaboration of injury prevention, performance, recovery, education and research—all located within an advanced 300,000-square-foot, nine-story facility.

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