Sports Medicine Doctors in Baton Rouge, LA

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 6 Sports Medicine Doctors in Baton Rouge, LA.


Dr. Rani Whitfield MD

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine 21 years experience

4.6 of 5

429 E Airport Ave Baton Rouge, LA 70806


Dr. Donald Carson DO

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine 5 years experience
3600 Florida Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70806


Dr. Raynando Banks Sr MD

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine 27 years experience

4.4 of 5

3905 Convention St Baton Rouge, LA 70806


Dr. Lawrence Messina MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine 44 years experience
7301 Hennessy Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70808


Dr. Stephen Etheredge MD

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine 10 years experience
8080 Bluebonnet Blvd Baton Rouge, LA 70810


Dr. David Corbin DC

Chiropractic Medicine, Sports Medicine 33 years experience
6160 Perkins Rd Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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