Young Athlete Program
Young athletes are particularly susceptible to injury because they often participate in multiple sports at high levels of competition while their bodies are still maturing.
The network of professionals at UPMC Sports Medicine provides individualized care for young athletes in the areas of:
- Injury management
- Injury prevention
- Strength and conditioning
- Sports nutrition
- Mental training
- Concussion management
Our team of experts includes orthopaedic surgeons, sports medicine primary care physicians, and board-certified physical therapists. Our physicians and physical therapists use cutting-edge, science-based evaluation and treatment techniques to speed recovery and restore function for your child.
Common Youth Sports Injuries We Treat