Sports Medicine Physicians

Sports Medicine Physicians

Diagnose, treat, and help prevent injuries that occur during sporting events, athletic training, and physical activities.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Concern for Others * Dependability * Attention to Detail * Cooperation * Initiative * Achievement/Effort * Adaptability/Flexibility * Analytical Thinking * Leadership

Representative Tasks * Diagnose or treat disorders of the musculoskeletal system. * Order and interpret the results of laboratory tests and diagnostic imaging procedures. * Advise against injured athletes returning to games or competition if resuming activity could lead to further injury.


Health Care & Social Assistance, Educational Services,

Job Family Healthcare Practitioners and Technical

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