We understand your passion to play and your love of the game - because we live and breathe it, too. That's why we are continually developing new techniques and making advancements to heal the body, alleviate pain, and restore your quality of life.
The University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute, part of the University of Miami Health System, is one of the nation's leading sports medicine programs, combining top-notch care with research, clinical trials, and innovative treatments for athletes of all ages and skill levels.
Our board-certified experts specialize in knee, elbow, shoulder, hip, and lower leg injuries, as well as concussion, family medicine, and adolescent sports medicine.
Our sports medicine team collaborates closely with many other departments - including Orthopaedics, Physical Therapy, and Radiology - to provide our patients with comprehensive care. We pursue knowledge, innovate medicine, and lead conversations in our field. Committed to bringing the latest treatments to our patients, we are closely involved in education and research, including regenerative medicine (stem cells).
Our physicians provide next-generation care for all active individuals - including professional, amateur, and young athletes. We are the official sports medicine provider for the Miami Hurricanes and Miami Marlins.
Primarily located at The Lennar Foundation Medical Center on the University of Miami campus, patients can receive diagnostics, treatment, surgery, and physical therapy all in one state-of-the-art facility. We also see patients at our UHealth Plantation location. No matter what takes you out of the game, we'll help you recover and get active again as quickly - and safely - as possible.
Why Choose the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute?
Unparalleled resources. Our expertise is backed by the impressive resources of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, including one of the nation’s top orthopaedics departments. Our patients have access to physicians, facilities, and services not available anywhere else in South Florida.
Innovative research. Our physicians actively research sports-related injuries and study causes and treatments for a wide variety of conditions. Their research has already translated into exciting advances in the clinic through enhanced patient care, and in the field through improved training, performance, and injury prevention. This includes platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections, meniscal transplants, stem cell research, proper treatment for concussions, and minimally invasive arthroscopic surgeries.
World-class care in an academic health system. As a research and teaching institution, we treat children and adults with proven procedures based on clinical studies performed at the Miller School of Medicine. Our doctors, residents, nurses, and therapists work together to create healthy outcomes.