Orthopaedics Menu ACL Injury Prevention Pre-Season Workout Program In-Season Maintenance Program Meet our ACL Injury Prevention Team Orthopaedic Institute Athletic Partnerships Sports Medicine Sports Injury Data and Prevention Program Sports Medicine at the Orthopaedic Institute at St. Elizabeth Sports Medicine for Athletes of All Ages and Abilities Sports Medicine at the Orthopaedic Institute offers a wide range of surgical and nonsurgical options to address the orthopaedic needs of school athletes, competitive teams and people who have an active lifestyle. Services are offered through a collaboration between St. Elizabeth Healthcare, St. Elizabeth Physicians and OrthoCincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Complete services and comprehensive programs Our orthopaedic specialists provide comprehensive surgical and nonsurgical sports medicine and orthopaedic care to the Northern Kentucky region. Our orthopaedic team includes physicians from St. Elizabeth who specialize in nonsurgical treatments as well as a team of affiliated orthopaedic surgeons from OrthoCincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine with advanced training in surgical and nonsurgical care. Sports related conditions can affect every part of the body, including the back, neck, elbow, shoulder, ankle, wrist, knee and leg. Whether you experience a cervical fracture, lumbar strain, Achilles tendonitis, rotator cuff tear or a broken bone or ACL injury, our team offers a wide range of services to treat your condition and get you back to the activities you enjoy. ACL Injury Prevention Program Uses training, agility drills, stretching and education to improve performance and safety. Learn More Athletic Partnerships Improve access to injury prevention, diagnosis and treatment for student-athletes in Northern Kentucky. Learn More Sports Injury Data and Prevention Program Focuses on the performance and safety of the region’s student-athletes. Learn More Sports Medicine at the Orthopaedic Institute also includes: Advanced surgical and nonsurgical care — Comprehensive surgical treatments include minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery to repair cartilage and ligament damage or an ACL injury; tendon repair and reconstruction to treat ruptured tendons or remove damaged tissue and internal fixation to set a broken bone internally instead of an external cast. We offer a wide range of nonsurgical techniques including splints, casts and braces, injection therapy and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy. Personalized sports physicals — Comprehensive sports physicals that meet KHSAA participation requirements are offered at two convenient locations. Student-athlete injury data — Uses an extensive database to monitor and record student-athletes' performance and injuries at our partner schools to guide and improve their efforts. Physical therapy and rehabilitation — Increases mobility, restores function and helps reduce pain and discomfort during regular or competitive activity. Helping athletes get back to the activities they enjoy Most sports injuries are treatable without surgery. When you do need surgery, our surgeons use minimally invasive approaches to help you recover quickly. There are many reasons to choose the Orthopaedic Institute, including: A focus on injury prevention, injury recover and sports performance. A medical team with advanced expertise treating musculoskeletal conditions and injuries. Board-certified athletic trainers. Dedication to comprehensive orthopaedic care. Personalized return-to-play assessment. State-of-the-art sports medicine surgery and rehabilitation.