• Girls playing soccerGirls playing soccer
  • Aminah Carter at Stanford Children's HealthAminah Carter at Stanford Children's Health
  • Dr. Chan of Stanford Children's Health Young Athletes AcademyDr. Chan of Stanford Children's Health Young Athletes Academy


Upcoming Events

Our sports medicine team aims to provide education for our community through our orthopedic and sports medicine specialists. Members of our team will be available at the following events to answer any questions regarding accessible, quality healthcare.

September 10, 2016
Palo Alto Community Health Fair (YMCA)
Mitchell Park Community Center
3700 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto

September 28, 2016
VMWare Safety and Security Fair
3401 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto

October 8, 2016
Cardinal Fan Fest 
625 Nelson Rd., Stanford

 October 15-16, 2016
San Ramon Fun Run
Saturday October 15, 2016 9:30am-5pm 
Sunday October 16, 2016 6:30am-11:30am
12601 Alcosta Blvd., San Ramon

Sports Medicine

US News - Stanford Children's HealthKids play hard and don’t like being on the sidelines. Our team of sports medicine physiciansphysical therapists and athletic trainers work with kids of all ages to minimize the risk of injury and time away from sports.

From concussion testing and treatment to minimally invasive procedures for sports injuries, Stanford Children’s Health sports medicine specialists keep kids performing at their best whether they’re on the court, field, track, stage or in the pool.

Our Sports Medicine Program is part of Stanford Children’s Health Orthopedic Center. It is comprised of experts with specialized fellowship training in sports medicine and pediatrics, making it a young athlete’s optimal choice for injury prevention, recovery and maximum performance. Additionally, the program’s multidisciplinary team collaborates with specialists outside of sports medicine to provide athletes with comprehensive support.