Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Research has a long track record of clinical and basic science research across all sports and injury types. The ongoing efforts of the research team are focused on understanding why injuries happen; developing optimal treatment strategies (both surgical and nonsurgical) and getting people back to activity as soon as possible. Orthopedic Sports Medicine Research is organized into clinical research areas to provide the latest treatment and surgical innovations for prevention and treatment of specific athletic injuries.