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Women's Sports Medicine Program

Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin Sports Medicine CenterThe Medical College of Wisconsin Women's Sports Medicine Program provides specialized care for female athletes and their special needs and challenges. A sub-specialty of the Sports Medicine Center, this female patient-oriented program is one of an elite few comprehensive sports programs in the country.  The physical, medical and psychological issues of the female athlete are the focus of our team of experienced providers.
 

Our focus:

  • Stress fractures, fractures and dislocations

  • Muscle, tendon and ligament injuries

  • Overuse injuries

  • Injuries to the shoulder, hip, knee, elbow, ankle, back and neck

  • Exercise-related medical challenges (asthma, anemia)

  • ACL prevention programs

  • Arthroscopic Surgery

Our Services, coordinating patient care, while using comprehensive screening, diagnosis and treatment: 

  • Physical therapy

  • Injury prevention and performance enhancement

  • Nutrition

  • Research Programs, such as The Female Athlete Triad: Disordered Eating, Amenorrhea (lack of menstrual periods) and Osteoporosis

  • Osteoporosis Screening

  • Sports Psychology

  • Pregnant Athlete Exercise Programs

     

Our Providers:

Visit the Froedtert Hospital Women's Sports Medicine Program Web site

Visit the Women's Sports Foundation Web site

 

 

Contact Us:

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical College of Wisconsin
9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue
P.O. Box 26099
Milwaukee, WI 53226-0099
info@ortho.edu

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