IMPORTANT MESSAGE TO OUR PATIENTS: Notwithstanding the devastating impact of the COVID-19 crisis, we would like to reassure you that Sports Medicine at Chelsea will remain open, and continue to offer our full spectrum of services. Please note that we are taking careful measures to maintain the highest possible safety for our patients, providers, and staff. Therefore, PLEASE CONFIRM YOU HAVE NO FEVER, RESPIRATORY SYMPTOMS, OR ANY COVID-19 RELATED CONCERNS BEFORE COMING TO THE OFFICE FOR ANY VISIT.

Please note we are now offering virtual visits (also commonly known as Telemedicine or Telehealth) for all patients who have any COVID-19 related concerns, and for any patients who wish to remain home to address their primary care or sports medicine issues. Please schedule online by logging into the patient portal, or you may schedule directly here. Virtual visits are also available for physical therapy (PT), and must be scheduled by calling 212-366-5100.

Conditions

Musculoskeletal/Sports Conditions

  • Ankle and Foot Injuries
  • Arthritis 
  • Back Pain
  • Dislocation & Instability
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Hip and Pelvis Injuries
  • Hypermobility
  • Knee Injuries
  • Ligament Injuries
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Injuries
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tendon Injuries- Tendinitis, Tendinosis, Tendinopathy & Tears
  • Wrist and Hand Injuries

Specific Conditions (examples)

  • Abdominal muscle strain
  • Annular tear of disc
  • Anterior interosseous nerve entrapment
  • Apophysitis/apophyseal injuries
  • Baxter’s nerve injuries
  • Biceps tendinitis/tenosynovitis
  • Calf strain
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cervical disc disease
  • Cervical radiculopathy
  • Cervical strain/sprain
  • Chronic exertional compartment syndrome
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • De Quervain's disease
  • Disc Injuries/herniated disk
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
  • Freiberg’s infraction
  • Gluteal tendinitis
  • Hamstring strain
  • Herniated disc
  • Hypermobility Syndrome
  • Iliotibial band syndrome/ITB syndrome
  • Intersection syndrome
  • Iselin’s disease
  • Keinbock’s disease
  • Kohler’s disease
  • Labral tear hip
  • Labral tear shoulder/SLAP tear
  • Labral tear/SLAP tear
  • Lateral collateral ligament/LCL injuries
  • Lateral epicondylitis/tennis elbow
  • Lumbar disc disease
  • Lumbar radiculopathy
  • Lumbosacral strain/sprain
  • Medial collateral ligament/MCL injuries
  • Medial epicondylitis/golfers elbow
  • Medial tibial stress syndrome
  • Morton’s neuroma
  • Neuropathy
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteochondrotis dessicans
  • Patellar dislocation and instability
  • Patellar tendinitis/jumpers knee
  • Patellofemoral syndrome/Runners knee
  • Peroneal nerve injuries/peroneal neuropathy
  • Peroneal tendinitis
  • Pes Anserine tendinitis/bursitis
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Popliteal artery entrapment
  • Popliteal tendinitis
  • Posterior interosseous nerve entrapment
  • Pronator syndrome
  • Radial collateral ligament injuries- thumb
  • Radial collateral ligament injuries-elbow
  • Rotator cuff tendinitis/tendinosis/tear
  • Sacroiliitis
  • Sever’s disease
  • Sinding-Larsen-Johansson syndrome
  • Skiers thumb/gamekeepers thumb
  • Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis
  • Sports hernia
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic strain
  • Tibialis anterior tendinitis
  • Tibialis posterior tendinitis
  • Triangular fibrocartilage (TFCC) injuries
  • Trigger finger
  • Trochanteric tendinitis/bursitis
  • Turf toe
  • Volar plate injuries
  • Ulnar collateral ligament/UCL injuries- elbow
  • Ulnar collateral ligament/UCL injuries- thumb

Medical Issues in Active Individuals (examples)

  • Bends Disease/decompression illness
  • Exercise induced anaphylaxis
  • Exercise induced asthma/bronchospasm
  • Female athlete triad
  • GI problems in athletes
  • Overtraining syndrome
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Skin problems in athletes
  • Swimmer’s ear