Fletcher Allen, a Vermont university hospital and medical center, serves all of
Vermont and the northern New York region. Located in Burlington, Fletcher Allen is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont.
- Orthopedic Specialty Center
- 192 Tilley Drive
South Burlington, VT 05403
- Phone: 802-847-2663
- Fax: 802-847-7470
- Monday-Friday, 8 AM-5 PM
Sports Medicine services at Fletcher Allen in Burlington, VT, include evaluation, consultation, diagnosis and treatment for patients of all ages with work and sports-related injuries.
Sports Medicine: Common Conditions
We provide comprehensive orthopedic services for sports-related accidents. Some of the injuries we treat include:
- Achilles Tendonitis
- Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
- Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
- Knee Arthritis
- Lateral Epicondylosis (Tennis Elbow)
- Meniscal Tear
- Patellar Tendonitis
- Patellofemoral Syndrome
- Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
- Stress Fractures
Sports Medicine Treatments at Fletcher Allen
Our University of Vermont (UVM) Medical Group physician staff includes board-certified orthopedists with specialty training in sports medicine. Physicians are full-time UVM faculty members and are involved in research and education of UVM College of Medicine students and orthopedic surgery residents.
Some of the treatments we specialize in include:
- Concussion Management
- Fluoroscopic-Guided Injections to Hip and Shoulder
- Musculoskeletal Ultrasound-Guided Injections
- Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection
- Soft Tissue Injection
Our sports medicine physicians have won numerous national awards for outstanding research and contributions to the field of sports medicine.
Sports Medicine Outreach in the Vermont Community
Fletcher Allen sports medicine physicians are actively involved with area high schools, colleges and professional teams. They collaborate with industries and other organizations to improve equipment and facilities to make sports safer. They also provide sports medicine education to physicians, nurses, physical therapists, athletic trainers, coaches, parents and others. Nurses and support staff coordinate patient care.
Preparation for Your Visit
An appointment with a sports medicine physician for evaluation can be arranged with a referral from a physician, emergency room or walk-in care facility. Patients may also call directly for an appointment.
Please bring records of previous treatments and any pertinent diagnostic studies (X-rays, CT or bone scans, MRI, etc.). This will facilitate development of your comprehensive care plan. Note that financial coverage for sports medicine evaluation and treatment are subject to the conditions of your particular insurance policy.
Learn More About Sports Medicine at Fletcher Allen
Request an appointment online with a sports medicine specialist or call Fletcher Allen's Orthopedic Specialty Center at 802-847-BONE (2663), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Learn more about Fletcher Allen's comprehensive orthopedic care.