Ortho-Now Sports Medicine

We have an extensive Sports Medicine service including our physicians as well as physician assistants and athletic trainers. 

Doctor Larson has completed an additional fellowship in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery.  Dr. Kemp has focused on sports medicine in his practice and has been the Team Surgeon for James Wood High School for many years. Laurie Bitting was trained and practiced as a Certified Athletic Trainer at the collegiate level for several years before returning to school to become a Physician Assistant.  She now supplements our sports coverage and ORTHO-NOW clinic for the acute care of injured athletes.  Jenny Ryan is a Certified Athletic Trainer in our office.  She was the trainer for Jefferson High School for several years and now acts as a trainer in our office.  She provides exercise instruction and coordinates with local athletic trainers for the rehabilitation of athletes.

Procedures Performed and Injuries Treated:

  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Meniscus Tear Repair and Treatment
  • Thrower’s Shoulder
  • Hip Labrum Tear
  • Shoulder Labrum Tear
  • Shoulder Instability Repair
  • SLAP tear repair
  • Arthroscopic Elbow Surgery
  • ACL ( Anterior Cruciate Ligament ) Reconstruction
  • MCL and LCL injury treatment
  • Postero-lateral Corner Knee Reconstruction
  • Biceps Tendon Repair
  • Elbow Instability Repair or Reconstruction
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Cartilage Restoration
  • Ankle Instability Repair
  • Stress Fractures
  • Elbow Ligament Injuries

 

What’s New

  • AOSSM In Motion E-Newsletter Fall 2017

    September 14, 2017

    The quarterly American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine In-Motion newsletter is now available, this quarter’s featured articles are: | What You Need to Know about Shoulder Instability and Bracing | SLAP TEARS 101 | Shoulder Replacement Does Not Mean Goodbye to Sports | Don’t Call the Tooth Fairy on the Field | You can click here […]

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  • AOSSM In Motion E-Newsletter Summer 2017

    June 22, 2017

    The quarterly American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine In-Motion newsletter is now available, this quarter’s featured articles are: | The Magic of Stem Cells | Freezing Your Injuries with Cryotherapy—Good or Bad? | Patella Instability: When should surgery be considered? | Return to Play after ACL Reconstruction | You can click here to read/download it now.

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