Sports Medicine Doctors in Des Moines, IA

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.

There are 5 Sports Medicine Doctors in Des Moines, IA.

Select a Sports Medicine Doctor below for more details.


Dr. Steven Aviles MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine 15 years experience
411 Laurel St Des Moines, IA 50314


Dr. Timothy Vinyard MD

Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery 9 years experience
411 Laurel St Des Moines, IA 50314


Dr. Kevin Hansen DC

Chiropractic Medicine, Sports Medicine 32 years experience
3316 Indianola Ave Des Moines, IA 50315


Dr. Paul Baumert Jr MD

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine 29 years experience
1801 Hickman Rd Des Moines, IA 50314


Dr. Joshua Goodwin MD

Pain Management, Sports Medicine
6151 Thornton Ave Des Moines, IA 50321

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