Sports Medicine at GRMC consists of a team of caregivers that include certified athletic trainers, physical therapists, massage therapists and occupational therapists that work closely with team physicians from Southwest Bone and Joint Institute.This core sports medicine team has also recruited health care professionals in other specialties from the community to assist with special needs of athletes when appropriate.
These services include: pre-season physicals to address any deficiencies before athletes begin workouts, rehabilitation services provided at the outpatient rehabilitation center and/or at the high school training room after an injury or surgery occurs and educational seminars for coaches, athletes and other healthcare providers in the community.
The Rehabilitation and Wellness Center is a 6,000 sq. ft. facility with three therapy pools, a well equipped 1,500 sq. ft. gym, a pediatric therapy area, five individual treatment booths and three massage booths.
In addition, the sports medicine team provides sports medicine services to the Tour of the Gila Bike Race, the Silver City PRCA Rodeo, the Signal Peak Challenge, and the New Mexico Shootout.
A group of Allied healthcare providers working together to provide sports medicine services, education and support to area athletes, coaches and healthcare professionals.
To become the leader for sports medicine services and education in the southwest and a model program for others to follow.
For more information on GRMC's sports medicine team contact Mike McMillan at 575-534-1919.