Sports Health

Sports Medicine Physicians and Orthopedic Surgeons

soccer playerFrom the urgent and often complex needs of serious athletic injury to patients with repetitive motion injuries caused by any activity, you are in good hands with medical specialists who utilize the latest treatments and therapies focused on your specific needs as an athlete.

When you suffer a sports-related injury, our rehabilitation physicians at within our sports and physical medicine services can help you get on your feet and back in the game. Our centers are equipped with state-of-the-art imaging and diagnostic tools, surgical and non-surgical treatments options, and specialized rehabilitation therapy. Patients work one-on-one with a physical therapist to develop a customized treatment plan to recover from their injury and improve overall strength and performance.

A Team Approach to Recovery

The sports medicine team includes physicians, orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, occupational therapists, athletic trainers, and strength conditioning specialists who collaborate on a patient’s plan of care as needed. We treat a wide variety of bone, joint and muscle conditions.

Our sports medicine services include:

basketball playerA sports medicine physician is familiar with the many injuries and conditions common to various athletes. Athletes in similar professions are inclined to encounter similar injuries. For example, pitchers are more inclined to suffer elbow pains while soccer players receive more foot and ankle injuries. Having treated others in your athletic profession before, a sports medicine doctor has a broad range of experience to draw on when making a diagnosis and prescribing treatment.

From conditioning, through injury treatment and rehabilitation, we offer truly comprehensive sports and physical medicine care. Contact us today if you are in need of a sports medicine physician.

Rehab Services

Rehab for sport, work and life. Sports injury, orthopedic and pre- and post-surgical rehabilitation for all ages. Services include post-concussion rehab, ACL return to activity, and therapy for back and neck pain, upper and lower extremity injuries, chronic sports injuries and arthritis.

Outreach Athletic Training

Community athletic training services include support collaborations (full-time/part-time/substitute/supplemental) and sports medicine consulting for district athletic trainers/athletic directors.


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School Partnerships

RWJBarnabas Health services over 30 school districts throughout the state of New Jersey for sports medicine related services.

Community Education

Professional Development

RWJBarnabas Health is a Corporate Sponsor of the Athletic Training Society of New Jersey (ATSNJ) and is an approved BOC provider to offer continuing education in the field of athletic training.

Sports Medicine

Education on various topics within the realm of performance enhancement, fitness, injury reduction, and wellness for workplaces/employees, athletes, coaches, parents and community groups. Topics include: Concussions and other sports injuries, techniques and approaches to strength and conditioning, flexibility, functional movement, sports nutrition, and injury reduction programs.

The Matthew J Morahan III Health Assessment Center for Athletes (MJM)

The Morahan Center provides education, evaluation and assessment of sports injury and sport related cardiac and concussion screenings. The Morahan Center prides itself on the prevention of sports injury and youth safety. To date, MJM has provided over 40,000 screenings across New Jersey. MJM is a leader in providing a comprehensive approach to sports injury management catering emergent, orthopedic, sports medicine, sports nutrition and concussion care to the needs of every athlete.