AboutDr. Robert Sandmeier, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Portland, OR, with another office in Portland, OR. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine, Internal Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Sandmeier is affiliated with Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr, Providence St Vincent Medical Center and Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Robert Sandmeier has the following 3 specialties
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
- Orthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
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- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Dr. Sandmeier is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr
2801 N Gantenbein Ave
Portland, OR 97227
Providence St Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Rd
Portland, OR 97225
Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center
1500 Division St
Oregon City, OR 97045
Providence Portland Medical Center
4805 NE Glisan St
Portland, OR 97213
Legacy Good Samaritan and Medical Center
26 Years Experience
University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1991
University Of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care
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