Arthritis & Sports Medicine Centre

Arthritis & Sports Medicine Centre

Opened in Ancaster, Ontario with a mission to provide a specialized, multi-disciplinary clinic to the Hamilton-Wentworth Region that is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of both osteoarthritis & sports injuries. Our clinic is comprised of a committed group of professionals with experience and expertise in the field of both osteoarthritis & sports medicine. Our team possesses distinct but complimentary skills and as such, are able to provide the highest level of care.



Our clinic contains numerous practitioners that diagnose and treat injuries related to the musculoskeletal system. Our staff regularly participates in continuing education to stay on top of the most current information related to diagnosis and treatment of both osteoarthritis and sports injuries. Feel free to contact our clinic and we can help direct you to the most appropriate practitioner.

Specialties

  • Knee injuries including ACL   rehabilitation
  • Foot and ankle injuries
  • Shoulder/Elbow injuries including throwing injuries
  • Back and hip pain
  • Pre- and Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Concussion assessments & return to play decisions
  • Osteoarthritis rehabilitation
  • Stress fractures
  • Overuse/Repetitive strain injuries
  • Biomechanical assessment
  • Core stabilization
  • Custom & off-the-shelf bracing
  • Custom Orthotics

 

The practitioners and services offered at our clinic include:

Sports Medicine Physicians:

  • Consultation with a Sports Medicine Physician visit is covered under OHIP (Ontario Health and Insurance Plan) and can be made with or without a referral from your family physician.  

Orthopedic Surgeons:

  • Consultation with an Orthopedic Surgeon visit is covered under OHIP (Ontario Health and Insurance Plan)

Athletic Therapy:

  • Assessment and treatments are covered under most private insurance policies 

Physiotherapy:

  • Assessment and treatments are covered under most private insurance policies. 

Custom Orthotics:

  • A certified pedorthist is an individual who is trained in the assessment, design, manufacture, fit and modification of foot appliances and footwear for the purposes of alleviating painful or debilitating conditions and providing assistance for abnormalities or limited actions of the lower limb.  

Custom Bracing:

  • The staff at the Arthritis and Sports Medicine Centre fit a large variety of custom and off-the shelf knee braces. Our staff has been specializing in this form of bracing for many years allowing them to provide expert advice on selecting the appropriate brace for your condition and activities.


Off-the-shelf Bracing:

  • The Arthritis and Sports Medicine Centre has established a bracing store that is located at the front of our clinic. Although developed as a store, we recommend that you call ahead and book an appointment if you require assistance to ensure you purchase the proper brace or you have the proper fit. We carry a wide variety of braces to help assist you with treatment of your injury or condition. If not in stock, we are able to order in the proper brace for you.

Biomechanical Assessments


Pre-season physicals


Event Medical coverage:

  • Many events, from sports games to fun runs, require medical staff in order to ensure the safety of their participants. Our clinic has personnel that are trained to work as emergency medical staff at sporting events. If you are interested in hiring a trained medical professional to cover your event, please contact our clinic for additional information. 

Educational seminars:
Arthritis care:

  • Conservative management  as well as pre- and post-surgery treatment

Contact Us

(905) 648-6500

49 Wilson St West., Unit 7 ,
Ancaster, ON, L9G 1N1

Hours

Mon - Thursday 8-7pm (last appt is 6pm)

Friday 8-2pm (last appt is 1pm)

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