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Sports Medicine in a World Class Facility

Housed at The Lennar Foundation Medical Center on the University of Miami campus in Coral Gables, the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute provides state-of-the-art services for athletes of every level. Lee Kaplan, M.D., Director of the Institute, talks about how this new facility benefits everyone from Coral Gables and the surrounding communities.


A Day In the Life of a Pro-team Sports Medicine Doctor

Days begin early and end late for Dr. Lee Kaplan, director of the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute. In addition to caring for patients from all walks of life, he also cares for elite athletes as the head team physician and medical director for the Miami Marlins and Miami Hurricanes. We invite you to shadow Dr. Kaplan for a day, from clinic, to surgery, to the Marlins Spring Training.


Inspiring Futures

Sports participation and other leadership opportunities have the ability to change students' lives. The Annual Student Leadership Day, a free event for high school students to learn about the important role they can play in the lives of others, is sponsored by the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute. “We want to teach them how to use sports and activities make better choices and get ahead in life,” said Dr. Kaplan, director.

Sports Medicine Institute Locations

The Lennar Foundation Medical Center
5555 Ponce De Leon Boulevard
Coral Gables, Florida 33146

UHealth Plantation
8100 SW 10th Street
Crossroads Business Park Building 3
Plantation, Florida 33325

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Give to the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute

Call 305-243-9760 to learn more about how you can help support innovative sports medicine care and research.