Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

Peter G. Gonzalez, MD, is a sports medicine fellowship-trained and board-certified physician who specializes in the non-surgical treatment of sports-related and musculoskeletal injuries.

The goal of EVMS Sports Medicine is to evaluate, diagnosis, and treat various musculoskeletal and sports-related injuries. Dr. Gonzalez develops individualized treatment plans designed to help patients stay as active as possible at any age.

Dr. Gonzalez integrates non-invasive musculoskeletal ultrasound during office visits to evaluate injuries of muscles, tendons, ligaments, and joints.

On-site fluoroscopy is available in the EVMS clinic for spinal injections (epidurals) and peripheral joint injections.

Runner's Clinic: All injured runner's, both recreational and competitive, will undergo a comprehensive biomechanical assessment as part of the injury evaluation. Please bring in your current running shoes.

Some of the more common types of conditions we treat and evaluate are:

  • Shoulder and rotator cuff injuries
  • Adhesive capsulitis
  • Knee injuries
  • Stress fractures
  • Patellofemoral syndrome
  • Bursitis
  • Ankle and foot injuries and sprains
  • Wrist and elbow injuries
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome and nerve entrapments
  • Osteoarthritis of knee and shoulder
  • Spine injuries; back and neck pain
  • Runner's injuries and comprehensive evaluation
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Sports concussion evaluation and "return to play" determination