Differentiating Sports Medicine from Orthopedic Surgeons

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  Sports medicine can be defined as the specialization of care and prevention of sports related injuries in athletes. Orthopedic surgeons specialize in the operative treatment of injuries, including those that can be related to sports. Although both professions can diagnose and treat musculoskeletal conditions, most injuries related to sports activities are non-surgical. Approximately ten […]

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