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Don’t Let Injuries Take You Out Of The Game

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Injuries may be part of the game, but for everyone from athletes to weekend warriors, the PinnacleHealth Sports Medicine team will get you back in action.

The PinnacleHealth Sports Medicine Center provides comprehensive treatment for patients with injuries or other medical conditions that affect their ability to exercise, participate in sports or maintain an active lifestyle.  Our team offers a full range of treatment options to address any level of injury, from a sprained ankle to an ACL tear, and will work with you to design the best treatment plan to fit your needs, from preventative and non-surgical steps, to highly advanced surgical procedures.

PinnacleHealth Sports Medicine recently welcomed Michael Cordas, DO, primary care sports medicine physician, to its team. Dr. Cordas is board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine and is the chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, a member of the Pennsylvania Athletic Commission and an advisory member of the National Athletic Trainers Association.  Dr. Cordas was also the team physician for Penn State’s football and wrestling teams.

Dr. Cordas adds extensive Sports Medicine experience to the PinnacleHealth orthopedic team. Treatment options available include:

·         Medications – To address issues such as inflammation or pain

·         Physical Therapy – Using exercises, stretches, and specialized techniques and equipment, licensed physical therapists can help you regain strength and range of motion in your joints and muscles

·         Pain Management – Interventional Pain Management and Rehab Options clinics offer treatments for both acute and chronic pain issues

·         Orthopedic Surgery – Highly trained surgeons use the latest in advanced technology to perform minimally invasive procedures ranging from joint repair to total joint replacement.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call (717) 791-2620 or visit pinnaclehealth.org/sportsmed.

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