How does COVID-19 impact sports medicine appointments?

During this time of public health concern, many sports medicine appointments may take place via telehealth wherever it's possible and appropriate. For all in-person visits, you can feel confident that our locations are safe. We've taken significant measures to minimize the risk of the spread of COVID-19 and worked tirelessly to ensure that our patients are protected. Visit our COVID-19 safety page for more information.

Ohio State brings together top experts to keep you in the game

If you have an athletic injury and are uncertain about the severity, are experiencing tenderness to the site or are unable to move or bear weight, get back in the game safely with our sports medicine experts. Our multidisciplinary sports medicine team provides comprehensive care for all levels of athletes.

Why You Should Choose Ohio State Sports Medicine

Why Ohio State?

Dr. Christopher Kaeding, Executive Director, shares why the sports medicine experts at Ohio State are the first choice in central Ohio for elite athletes and weekend warriors alike.

Team Physicians

Learn how our experience as providers for more than 5,000 central Ohio competitors and performers translates to extensive proficiency in patient care for you.

Great Football. Great Sports Medicine.

Current and former Ohio State Buckeyes discuss the significance of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center's Jameson Crane Sports Medicine Institute.

Our Team Approach to Care

Just like any other sports team working together, Dr. Nicole Kornder explains how Ohio State leverages its entire team to get you back to the activities you enjoy. 

For Every Athlete

Jim Borchers, MD, emphasizes that any athlete at any performance level can benefit from care at Ohio State Sports Medicine.

Why Sport Psychology?

Dr. Steve Graef explains how sport psychology is just like any other resource that you would call upon for a struggle with one of life's many challenges.
Our providers who treat sports-related injuries