Sports Injury

Sports Injury

Dr. Isaac Sports injury centre Providing Comprehensive Surgical, Rehabilitative and Diagnostic services under one roof for specialized treatment of Sports and related Joint disorders. It is the first Speciality institute, started only for arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine specialty in South Tamilnadu,India. It constitutes Shoulder & Knee Clinic, Sports Medicine Clinic and Physiotherapy & Sports Rehabilitation Gym. The benefits would not be limited only to the Sports persons, but will also be extended to general patients sustaining similar and related Joint Injuries.

The Sports Injury Centre is a permanent asset to the nation and besides catering to the needs of the sports person will continue to provide its specialized services to the General patients sustaining similar injuries and disorders as well. The Centre has 24 hours continuous emergency services in the Centre. The Centre boasts of performing more than 500 Arthroscopic and 170 Joint replacement surgeries since its inception.

Dr. Isaac Sports Injury Centre’s goal is dedicated to delivering the highest standards of diagnosis, prehabilitation, treatment, rehabilitation and full recovery care for its patients. Under the leadership of its Director Dr. W. H. Isaac Sundersen. MS., Ortho., Mch., Fellow in Joint Replacement, Spine & Sports medicine, the Centre provides an exceptional working environment for staff, focusing on continuous education and quality improvement to support excellence in patient care.

  • Arthroscopy Surgery

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  • Joint Replacement

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  • Spine Surgery

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  • Sports Injury

    Dr. Isaac Sports injury centre Providing Comprehensive Surgical, Rehabilitative and Diagnostic services under one roof for specialized…

  • Sports Injuries

    Sports injuries are injuries that occur to athletes in major sporting events. In many cases, these types of injuries are due to overuse of a part of the body when participating in a certain activity. Other types of injuries can be caused by a hard contact with something. This can often cause a broken bone or torn ligament or tendon.

    Sports injuries can be broadly classified as either traumatic or overuse injuries. Traumatic injuries account for most injuries in contact sports. These injuries range from bruises and muscle strains, to fractures and head injuries. A bruise or contusion is damage to small blood vessels which causes bleeding within the tissues. A muscle strain is a small tear of muscle. fibers and a ligament sprain is a small tear of ligament tissue.

    Types of Sports Injuries

    • Arthroscopic key hole Bankart repair surgery for recurrent shoulder dislocation, cuff repair & acromioplasty.
    • Arthroscopic key hole meniscal repair ACL, PCL repair, joint lavage, loose body removal.

    Some of the Common Injuries in Sports are

    • Head and neck injury – loss of consciousness, paralysis or even death
    • Concussion – loss of consciousness or even death
    • Fractures – Hairline fracture to a crushing injury
    • Ligament sprains/tears – ACL tears, ankle sprains
    • Muscle strains/tears – hamstring pull, quadriceps tear
    • Bruises and abrasions – open wounds on the skin, blunt injuries
    • Overuse injuries – tennis elbow, runner’s knee, llio-tibial band friction syndromeBurnout and fatigue – due to overtraining also leads to injuries
  • Information about Clinical Syndromes

    Detailed information on the following clinical syndromes

    • Achilles tendon injury
    • Dislocated elbow joint
    • Tennis elbow
    • Golfers elbow
    • Elbow joint breakthrough
    • Lumbago
    • Rib fractures and bruises ribs
    • Thoracic spine and rib joints
    • Wry-neck and cervical spine
    • Heel spurs
    • Jammed nerve phenomenon
    • Big toe
    • Tennis leg
    • Tibialis posterior syndrome
    • Peroneus tendon luxation
    • Haglund heel
    • Tractus Scheuer syndrome
    • Jumper knee or Patellar tip syndrome
    • Cartilage damage
    • Tibial stress syndrome(Shin-Splints)
    • Volume injuries to the knee joint
    • Meniscus injuries
    • Muscle injury
    • Capsule ligament injuries
    • navicular bone fracture at the finger
    • Ski thumb
    • Shoulder corner joint injury
    • Shoulder luxation (traumatic)
    • Shoulder luxation (habitual)
    • Shoulder instability
    • Shoulder tendon irritation of the supraspinatus muscle
    • Shoulder tendon injury
  • Services offered

    Internal Medicine and Diagnosis

    • Sports aptitude
    • Prevention
    • Fitness Tests
    • Performance Diagnostics

    Orthopaedic Care

    • Diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation of acute sports injuries
    • Diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation of chronic sports damages
    • Chirotherapy
    • Ambulatory and in-patient operations (endoscopic knee, ankle joint, tendon and foot surgery)
    • Medical high-performance sports care at federal be
    • Cryotherapy


    • Special gymnastic for patients with sports injuries
    • Sports physiotherapy
    • Manual therapy
    • Medical training therapy
    • Massage treatment
    • Lymphatic drainage
    • Electrotherapy
    • Balneotherapy
    • Thermotherapy
    • ISO-KINETIC training
    Shock wave therapy

    Handling of painful soft-tissue syndromes:

    • E.G. Tendon problems
    • Heel spurs
    • Achilles tendon pain syndromes
    • Shoulder pains
    • Jumper’s knee
    • Tennis elbow


    • Arthroscopy
    • Joint replacement
    • And sports related injury, surgery care