Sports Medicine Physician in St. Louis, MO
Treatment for sports injuries at Orthopedic Associates in St. Louis is among the best in the area. Dr. Nogalski is one of several board-certified orthopedic surgeons at Orthopedic Associates who specializes in sports medicine. He works with athletes of all ages, including high school and intercollegiate athletes.
Dr. Nogalski also has a particular interest in knee and shoulder injuries, which are among the most difficult to treat in athletes. With a comprehensive treatment plan and follow-up care, Dr. Nogalski has helped countless athletes regain their strength after surgery and get back to the game.
At Orthopedic Associates, we see and treat patients with these sports-related injuries:
- Knee ligament tears and reconstruction (ACL, MCL, PCL, LCL)
- Meniscal tears
- Sprains and strains
- Tendonitis and bursitis
- Achilles tendon rupture and repair
- Rotator cuff tear and repair
- Shoulder impingement
- Tennis elbow
- Golfer’s elbow
- Shin splints
- Shoulder instability
- Iliotibial band syndrome
- Patellar tendonitis
For many knee and shoulder injuries, orthopedic surgery is only one of the solutions available. If your injury can be treated without surgery, Dr. Nogalski may offer an alternative, non-surgical treatment. Examples of these include:
- Cortisone injections (to reduce inflammation and pain from swelling)
- PRP therapy
- Physical therapy
We encourage you to read more about these treatments and other orthopedic conditions in Dr. Nogalski’s patient education center.
Dr. Nogalski will be happy to look at your injury in our St. Louis, Missouri office. To schedule an appointment with our St. Louis sports medicine expert, please use our online request form or call the appointment hotline at (314) 714-3000.