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Each year, Essentia Health donates more than $750,000 in orthopedics and sports medicine services to our communities.
Stay at the top of your game with help from the sports medicine specialists and athletic trainers at Essentia Health. Whether you’re a student athlete, parent, or coach, take advantage of these resources to stay safe and prevent injuries.
Before you start a new sport or a new sports season, visit your primary care provider for a sports physical. During this exam you’ll learn:
Get regular exams and prompt medical care when you need it to help prevent a season- or career-ending injury.
If you experience a minor sports injury, remember the acronym PRICE to administer safe, effective treatment at home for 24 to 72 hours:
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