Dr. Stephen A Kottmeier has the following 2 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- 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.
Dr. Stephen A Kottmeier is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area
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Patients' Choice Award (2018)
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Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
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Dr. Stephen A Kottmeier has the following 9 expertise
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Wounds and Injuries
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Sports Injuries
- Leg Fracture (Tibial Fractures)
- Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Sports Medicine
Dr. Kottmeier is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
34 Years Experience
State University Of New York Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1984
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