SIU Division of Orthopaedic Surgery 
Phone: 217-545-8000
Fax: 217-545-2536
E-Mail: orthopaedics@siumed.edu 
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What is the difference between a primary care sports medicine physician and a sports medicine orthopaedic surgeon?

Both are well trained in musculoskeletal medicine. Sports medicine physicians specialize in the non-operative medical treatment of musculoskeletal sports conditions. When conditions require surgery, a sports medicine physician can expedite referral to the orthopaedic surgeons in the office.