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Lurie Childrens at Cadence Health: Pediatric Sports Medicine
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Pediatric Sports Medicine

Lurie_ChildrensPediatric sports medicine concentrates on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries and medical conditions. The sports medicine specialists in the pediatric program, Lurie Children's at Cadence Health, provide comprehensive care for active children and teens as well as young, competitive athletes - doing everything to prevent injury and return the child to his/her activity.


The sports medicine pediatric specialist treats children with conditions related to many types of activities, including sports and performance art (i.e. dance and music). Services include:

  • Evaluation and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries
  • Brace-fitting
  • Concussion evaluation
  • Knee injury prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Return-to-play analysis
  • Sports physicals

The Team

The medical professionals on the pediatric sports medicine team are committed to giving dedicated and compassionate care in an environment targeted to the needs of children and their families. The multidisciplinary team includes:

  • Lurie Children's specialists, board certified in pediatrics and sports medicine
  • Lurie Children's orthopaedic surgeons
  • CDH registered nurses
  • Physical therapists
  • Certified athletic trainers


Patient visits are scheduled in the Pediatric Outpatient Center on the first floor of Central DuPage Hospital.

To request a first-time appointment, call 1-800-543-7362 (1-800-KIDS-DOC®). TTY for the hearing impaired 1-800-526-0844.

*Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago at Cadence Health is a collaborative program between Cadence Health, now a part of Northwestern Medicine, and Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. The physicians participating in this program are neither agents of nor employed by Cadence Health or any of its affiliate member hospitals.