BRSC SPORTS MEDICINE OVERVIEW
Thanks to a unique partnership with Baton Rouge Orthopedic Clinic, BRSC can provide quality, 0n-site care for players in need of medical treatments and assessments for injuries sustained during play. BRSC's certified athletic trainers are available to treat and assess injuries suffered during games, coordinate doctor appointments, set up referrals, and assist with the scheduling of surgery. As part of the partnership, BRSC members will receive priority appointments at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic.
In addition to treating injuries, the BRSC trainer will also provide education to BRSC members, coaches, and staff regarding concussions, injury prevention, and proper nutrition. The certified athletic trainer will also attend various programs and tournaments held by BRSC.
“Through this program, our goal is two-fold. For injured players, we want to help BRSC with the on-site treatment to stabilize a significant injury and then ensure the player gets the next level of care as quickly as possible,” said Trey Williamson, CEO at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic.
Mr. Williamson added the second goal is to help BRSC staff, coaches, parents, and players. learn the steps to take through nutrition, training, and injury-prevention techniques that lessen the chance of an injury occurring.
As part of the partnership between Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic and Baton Rouge Soccer Club, BRSC members will receive priority appointments at Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic.
Baton Rouge Orthopaedic Clinic is a sub-specialty orthopedic practice uniquely qualified to provide sports medicine coverage and services to its patients. BROC features 33 surgeons that are fellowship-trained and sub-specialize in the treatment of injuries and ailments, including hand, elbow, shoulder, neck, spine, hip, knee, ankle, and foot.
BROC currently provides such services to LSU, Southern University, and numerous high schools in South Louisiana. Their comprehensive care model also includes direct digital X-ray, MRI, CT, Therapy, DME, and outpatient and inpatient surgical services.