Expert Sports Medicine Care

The Division of Sports Medicine at Cincinnati Children’s is focused on enriching the lives of children and adolescents by physical activity and sport. We strive to deliver expert clinical care to young athletes, pioneer research for sports injury prevention and rehabilitation, and build deep relationships with our community that improve physical activity for youth.

Meet Our Patients

Our team of experts help to make dreams a reality. Through the partnership of the Athletic Training Program at Cincinnati Children’s and the Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy, athletic trainer and former gymnast Sharon Frank was on site at the meet and witnessed Brooke's injury first hand.

Locations & Physicians

We have a multidisciplinary team at Cincinnati Children's Hospital. Our Sports Medicine team includes experts from Sports Medicine, Orthopaedics, and Physical Therapy to get athletes back to play as soon as possible. 

Our physicians are located at the following neighborhood locations, where you can make same day and next day appointments. To make an appointment at any of our locations, please call 513-803-HURT (4878).

Location Physicians
Anderson  Dr. Kate Berz; Dr. Gregory Walker
Burnet   Dr. Eric Wall; Dr. Shital Parikh
Green Township     Dr. Gregory Walker; Dr. Shital Parikh
Liberty  Dr. Terrence CroninDr. Paul Gubanich; Dr. Eric Wall; Dr. Shital Parikh
Mason  Dr. Terrence CroninDr. Kelsey Logan; Dr. Eric Wall
Northern Kentucky  Dr. Shital Parikh
Winslow Dr. Kate Berz; Dr. Kelsey Logan; Dr. Eric Wall

In the News

Q-Collar Research  Our researchers continue to study the collar that may reduce traumatic brain injuries. Read more.

Our Athletic Trainers and the Thrower's Clinic will be supporting the Cincinnati Reds Futures High School Showcase from April 6th to April 28th.

We are so honored to be providing coverage for USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic National Championships the weekend of May 12-13th at the Duke Energy Center. Good luck, gymnasts!

Shoulder Pain in Swimmers With few exceptions, shoulder pain in a swimmer will be an overuse injury, writes Sports Medicine athletic trainer, Rebecca Connolly. Read more from our blog

Iron in Athletes Is there a role for measuring ferritin levels? Find out with Sports Medicine's Greg Walker, MD, FAAP. 

Concussion Care

To make an appointment with one of our physicians, please call 513-803-4323 (HEAD).

Learn more about how we treat concussions.