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Dedicated Treatment for Sports-Related Injuries in Washington DC

Whether you’re a professional athlete or a weekend warrior, at the Center for Sports Medicine you’ll be given the wide range of care that has earned us our reputation for excellence. Young or old, professional or amateur, MFA Sports Medicine has the expertise, advanced technology, and services to make a dynamic difference in your orthopaedic care. Many sports medicine conditions are treated with arthroscopic surgery, a minimally invasive surgical method that uses a camera to look inside a joint and repair damaged structures. We treat all types of sports related injuries of the knee, hip, shoulder, and foot/ankle.

Our team treats pain associated with joint injuries and conditions, including:

  • Anterior cruciate ligament tear
  • Meniscus tear
  • Hip Labral tears and Femoral-Acetabular Impingement
  • Osgood-Schlatter disease
  • Achilles tendon injuries
  • Patellar tendonitis
  • Posterior cruciate ligament tear
  • Hip pointer
  • Quadricep, hamstring, and groin strain
  • Trochanteric bursitis

Clinical Trials

  • Retrospective Study to Assess the lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (LLIF) Surgical Approach (LLIF Retrospective Study)
    This will be a retrospective clinical study involving 80 patients that underwent Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion and Posterior Pedicle Screw Fixation using the PATRIOT TransContinental or CALIBER-L LLIF Spacer and REVOLVE or REVERE Stabilization Systems.
  • Prospective Study to Evaluate the Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgical Approach (LLIF Prospective Study)
    The objective of this study is to gather clinical data and satisfaction ratings from patients who have undergone the MIS LLIF surgical approach using the Patriot TransContinental, CALIBER-L or INTERCONTINENTAL LLIF Spacer and REVOLVE Stabilization System for qualifying patients with 1-2 contiguous levels of degenerative disc disease (L2-S1) with mechanical low back pain and radicular symptoms. A total of 45 patients between 18 and 80 years of age will be enrolled and followed for 2 years with data collection preoperatively and postoperatively.
  • BioSET Prefix Study
    THis study is designed to evaluate the safety and preliminary effectiveness of one coating concentration of Prefix compared to iliac crest bone in approximately 22 skeletally mature subjects diagnosed with degenerative disc disease (DDD) at one vertebral level (L2-S1).
  • A Prospective, Non-randomized, Multi-Center Investigation of All-Suture-based Repair of Horizontal Meniscal Tears (STITCH Study)
    This study is seeking participants who may have a horizontal meniscus tear in their knee. Today it is unknown whether fixing a horizontal meniscus tear will result in a better outcome than the common approach of removing the tear. This research study will document whether a horizontal meniscus tear can hold together and heal if it is repaired with stitches. This study will also document any changes in knee pain and function after the procedure.
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