Our specialty-trained sports medicine doctors at Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center are recognized experts in the diagnosis and treatment of sports-related injuries and conditions.
Due to their dynamic nature, sports injuries require specialized methods of treatment. Whether you’re a weekend warrior or a high school, college, or professional athlete and obtain an injury, you need to see a doctor with the highest level of training and experience in sports medicine.
At Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center, our sports medicine doctors take a team approach in helping you return to your favorite sports and activities. Our sports medicine doctors are trained in the treatment and care of sports-related injuries and conditions, such as torn ligaments (ACL and MCL), torn cartilage (meniscus), joint instability, muscle weakness, sprains, and fractures.
To consult with one of our sports medicine doctors, please request an appointment online or call 704-865-0077.
Why Choose Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center?
Our specialty-trained doctors at the Sports Medicine Center at Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center have completed additional training in sports medicine. With this advanced training, Dr. Erik Johnson, Dr. Tejas Parikh, Dr. Christopher Prato, Dr. H. Clayton Thomason, Dr. Jason Zlotnicki, have the experience and expertise to assess, diagnose, and treat your sports-related injury or condition individually to your needs.
To consult with one of our sports medicine doctors at our Gastonia office, please request an appointment online or call 704-865-0077.
Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center is a proud supporter of the following:
- Carolina Force
- Ashbrook High School
- Forestview High School
- Hunter Huss High School
- South Point High School
- Stuart W. Cramer High School
World-Class Sports Medicine Care Begins Here
- Erik C. Johnson, MD
- Tejas N. Parikh, MD
- Christopher A. Prato, MD
- H. Clayton Thomason, III, MD
- Jason P. Zlotnicki, MD
Hurt Today. Treated Today.
We understand that injuries are painful and require prompt diagnosis and treatment. That’s why we’re proud to offer our QuickAccess clinic to treat your bone, joint, and muscle injuries and conditions.
Visit our QuickAccess Clinic for prompt orthopaedic care. Same-day appointments and walk-ins are welcome.