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What kind of doctor is it that deals with a sports/joint/tendon/muscle injury?
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Dr. Gregory Billy
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Choice of physicians
Typically your primary care physican can treat a soft tissue injury.
They however may refer you to a physcian who specializes in these areas. These physcians can include an orthopaedic surgeon, physiatrist or a sports medicine physician.

In brief: Choice of physicians
Typically your primary care physican can treat a soft tissue injury.
They however may refer you to a physcian who specializes in these areas. These physcians can include an orthopaedic surgeon, physiatrist or a sports medicine physician.
Dr. Gregory Billy
Dr. Gregory Billy
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Dr. Peter Tomasello
Orthopaedic Surgeons
Dr. Thomas Kennedy
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Many
Many different types of physician deal with sports injury on a daily basis.
Orthopaedic surgeons (especially those specializing in sports medicine) and family medicine sports medicine specialists concentrate on evaluation and treatment of sports injuries.

In brief: Many
Many different types of physician deal with sports injury on a daily basis.
Orthopaedic surgeons (especially those specializing in sports medicine) and family medicine sports medicine specialists concentrate on evaluation and treatment of sports injuries.
Dr. Thomas Kennedy
Dr. Thomas Kennedy
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