You need to keep moving. Whether you're an athlete or recreationalist of any age, or you work in a physically demanding job, an injury will stop you in your tracks.
OHSU has the region's most comprehensive sports medicine program, which means our team of specialists takes care of all of your active lifestyle needs, from injury prevention to surgical and non-surgical treatment to rehabilitation.
You don't need a referral to see an OHSU Sports Medicine specialist. Call for an appointment today: 503 494-4000.
Meet the Sports Medicine Team
A board certified specialist in sports medicine and a leading expert on concussion management, Dr. Jim Chesnutt specializes in treating fractures (broken bones) without surgery and other injuries and exercise-related medical problems in patients of all ages.
Meet the entire Sports Medicine Team
Our goal is to understand and determine the cause of your pain, and make it a thing of the past. Since OHSU is an academic and research center, we're nationally-recognized for our advanced treatment options.
Learn more about treatment options
High School Athlete Program
Teen athletes are at a high risk for injury in competitive sports. Our sports medicine team partners with high school coaches, athletes and parents to prevent injuries and provide effective care.
Learn about OHSU's High School Athlete Program
Jenna's Story - Concussions and "Jenna's Law"
After suffering from severe headaches and other medical issues, Jenna, a championship skier, came to OHSU to see Dr. Jim Chesnutt who diagnosed her with post-concussion syndrome. Motivated by Jenna's experience, Dr. Chesnutt worked to expand concussion laws to club sports.
Read Jenna's Story
Running Tips & Resources
Be active, but be safe. From dynamic stretching routines to common running injuries, we offer a range of running resources. Tips are helpful, but they are no substitute for the personalized care our sports medicine doctors, trainers and physical therapists provide.