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Sports Medicine

Regenerative Orthopaedics and Spine Institute is also here for your other needs, if you or your loved one gets an injury from leading an active lifestyle, we can assist you in recovery. Dr. Steven Rayappa has expert experience in helping to recover from many sport related injuries as well as hands on advice for preventing future injuries.

Sports Medicine (Upper and Lower Extremity)

Sports medicine is focused on helping people improve their athletic performances, recover from injury and prevent future injuries. It is a fast-growing health care field, because health workers who specialize in sports medicine help all kinds of people not just athletes.

Sports medicine deals with physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise.

Sports medicine focuses on helping people improve their athletic performance, recover from injury and prevent future injuries.

Orthopaedic Trauma

Severe injury to part of the musculoskeletal system, and often the result of a sudden accident requiring immediate attention.

Tendon Repair

Tendon repair is surgery done to treat a torn or otherwise damaged tendon. Tendons are soft, band like tissues that connect muscles to bone. When the muscles contract, the tendons pull the bones and cause the joints to move.

Ligament Repair

A torn ligament can severely affect limb and joint movement, resulting in the inability to pivot, turn, or twist. Surgery is an option to repair a torn ligament or reconstruct it if other medical treatment is not effective.

ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Reconstruction

Reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a surgery designed to restore knee stability and replaced with another ligament from your body or with tissue from a cadaver.

General Fracture Care

Nonoperative Fracture Care

Consists of a closed reduction if required, followed by a period of immobilization with casting or splinting.


If closed reduction is inadequate, surgical intervention may be required.

Regenerative Medicine

Branch of translational research in tissue engineering and molecular biology which deals with the “process of replacing, engineering or regenerating human cells, tissues or organs to restore or establish normal function.

Stem Cells

A class of cells mainly extracted from embryos and adult tissue and can differentiated into specialized cells types.

Placental Stem Cell

Stem cells can change to nearly any type of cell. Stem cells obtained from the umbilical cord and amniotic fluid can be used in injections to aid in healing damaged tissue naturally and relieve pain from injuries of the knees, elbows, shoulders and ankles with a shorter recovery time.l

Adipose Stem Cell

Plentiful stem cell source with the ability to assist in the repair and regeneration of acute chronically damaged tissues. In osteoarthritis stem cells can help in replacing and regenerating, by repairing tissues in the body.

PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma)

Injections that can use the blood from the patient by separating platelets in a centrifuge. Then the platelets can be re-injected into the injured area, releasing growth factors that promoting healing tissue naturally.

Surgical Options

For our patient injuries that require more extensive treatment for an injury we also offer surgical options. 

  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery


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