What is sports medicine?
Sports medicine is medical care that focuses on sports-related injuries. Onyx Direct Care provides expert sports medicine care and helps prevent and treat illnesses or injuries naturally in active patients of all ages. Providers refer out for physical therapy, occupational therapy, or orthopedic surgery when necessary. About 90% of all sports injuries are non-operative.

Here are the services we provide at Onyx Direct Care:

  • Sports medicine consultation

  • Second opinion consultation

  • Musculoskeletal problems affecting the neck, shoulder, upper arm, wrist, hand, hip, knee, lower leg, ankle, foot, and back

  • Sports physicals

  • Concussion evaluation and management

  • Overuse injuries

  • Pediatric and adolescent overuse injuries

  • Minor fracture care

  • Splinting and Casting

  • Wellness including exercise medicine and nutritional counseling

  • Alternative treatment for chronic musculoskeletal pain

  • Telemedicine follow up visits are available

  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy is procedural treatment of various muscle and tendon disorders such as:

    • Osteoarthritis of the knees and shoulders

    • Chronic tendonitis such as tennis elbow, golfer’s elbow, Patellar tendinitis (jumper’s knees)

    • Plantar fasciitis

    • Iliotibial band syndrome

    • Rotator cuff injuries

    • Treatment of DeQuervain’s tenosynovitis

    • Chronic ankle sprain

  • Osteopathic manipulation treatment (OMT)

    • Treatment of chronic neck and back pain

    • Treatment of musculoskeletal pain

  • Additional Procedures and Treatment Options

    • Joint and soft injections

    • Joint Aspiration

    • Trigger point injection

    • Visco-supplementation for knee osteoarthritis

  • Medicinal Marijuana Program

    • Alternative treatment for chronic musculoskeletal pain