About MVH Sports Medicine Center
The Miami Valley Hospital (MVH) Sports Medicine Center in Centerville is a facility dedicated to the complete treatment of sports-related injuries. Injuries of this type occur mostly to ankles, shoulders, knees and the spine (including the back and neck). The physicians at the Center are specialists in the evaluation of these orthopedic injuries. They’re backed by a team of sports-certified physical therapists, giving a seamless approach to injury rehabilitation. MVH Sports Medicine Center also offers targeted conditioning programs for healthy athletes wanting to decrease their risk of injury and improve their performance. The Center has certified athletic trainers who are focused on the care of the high school athlete.
The modern physical therapy clinic is spacious and open, and utilizes advanced equipment. The Center uses Cybex-Trazer® virtual reality software to simulate real-life scenarios for athletic performance training.
The Center features six exam rooms and expanded patient care areas, men’s and women’s locker rooms, a spacious exercise gym and hand therapy area. The staff is dedicated to getting athletes back to their game and returning non-athletes to an active lifestyle.
Physicians Who Specialize in Sports Injuries
Many sports injuries don’t require surgery. At the MVH Sports Medicine Center, non-operative, non-invasive options are considered first, which can put you back into your game more quickly. The MVH Sports Medicine Center has sports-medicine trained physicians dedicated to a complete musculoskeletal evaluation of sports injuries.
Guided by Specialists
Patients get a seamless continuum of expert care guided by sports physicians and treated by experts in sport-related physical therapy. In addition to having more sports-certified physical therapists available than other like centers in the area, the Center offers the services of orthopedic physical therapy and certified hand therapists.
Our Most Common Injuries
The most common diagnoses that the MVH Sports Medicine physicians diagnose and treat and MVH Sports Medicine physical therapists rehabilitate are:
- Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
- Rotator cuff injuries
- Shoulder instability
- Patellar femoral syndromes
- Ankle sprains
- Knee sprains
- Running injuries
- Spine injuries
These muscular and tendon injuries make up 90 percent of our treatments. MVH Sports Medicine physicians also diagnose and treat other types of conditions, including:
- Chest pain
- Respiratory distress
While the specialty of MVH Sports Medicine Center focuses on sports-related injuries, non-sports related injuries with the same diagnosis are also treated.