The Nemours pediatric sports medicine team helps kids recover from and prevent sports injuries so they can run, kick, jump, pitch, dance, cheer and play hard at the games they love.
We’re part of renowned orthopedic and sports medicine centers in Florida and Delaware. In fact, U.S. News & World Report ranks Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware among the top hospitals in the country for pediatric orthopedics.
Our pediatric center’s team includes sports medicine physicians, surgeons, concussion specialists, athletic trainers, rehabilitation therapists, nutritionists and many others. We work together to help athletes regain function, get stronger and perform better. We also do research and lead clinical trials to help prevent and manage sports injuries in kids.
Nemours care extends beyond our walls into the communities we serve. We’re on the sidelines providing medical services on game days. We educate coaches, families and student athletes to play safe and train for top-level play. We want kids to compete, have fun and stay injury-free.
We have many pediatric sports medicine physicians and locations – find the closest to you:Find a Doctor Find a Location
We offer complete sports medicine care at our two centers, one in Delaware and the other in Florida.
Our pediatric sports medicine programs use the latest technologies and therapies to help your child recover and return to safe, fun play. We focus on improving health, strength and performance to prevent sports injuries before they happen.
Our rehab programs use the latest technologies to assess injury and body mechanics. We have track and field facilities, gym equipment and therapy pools in some areas.Learn More
Our pediatric concussion experts work as a team to assess and protect brain function. We create recovery plans around rest and slow, careful return to routine. We even have an app that help families assess symptoms an track progress to recovery.Learn More
Meet Alfred Atanda, MD, orthopedic surgeon at the Nemours Center for Sports Medicine in Wilmington, Del. Find out how he does everything he can to gets kids healthy and back on the field.
Keep your child off the injury list. Learn about sports safety, training and performance, and sports injury care from the experts at Nemours® KidsHealth®.Read More
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