SPORTS MEDICINE & ARTHROSCOPY
Sports medicine is the medical specialty concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of sports-related injuries. Such injuries include, but are not limited to:
Many of these disorders are treated with arthroscopic surgery, a minimally invasive surgical method that utilizes a camera to look inside a joint, along with specialized instruments to carry out any necessary surgery in that joint. Click here to view our educational sports medicine videos demonstrating some of the procedures used.
The practice of sports medicine is a coordinated effort with input from physicians, orthopaedic surgeons, rehabilitation specialists, and physical therapists. KAYAL ORTHOPAEDIC CENTER, PC employs a team approach to offering the athlete the most comprehensive services in order to minimize downtime and expedite return to normal activity. NJ orthopedic surgeon Robert A. Kayal, MD is highly trained in Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy and routinely performs “all-arthroscopic” repairs of many types of sports-related injuries sustained by professional, college, high school, and recreational athletes. The procedures are performed with tiny incisions, rather than traditional open incisions.
Dr. Kayal enjoys admission privileges at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, NJ, and Hackensack University Medical Center located in Hackensack, NJ. Dr. Kayal also serves as the Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Patient Care Associates, LLC, a state-of-the-art outpatient surgical center in Englewood, NJ.
If you have sustained a sports-related injury, please contact our New Jersey sports medicine specialists today. It will be our pleasure to care for you. To schedule an appointment by phone, please call 201-447-3880.