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UT Health East Texas Physicians Lindale - Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute

Sports medicine in Lindale, TX

The goal of our sports injury specialists at UT Health East Texas is to get our patients back to an active, healthy lifestyle without discomfort or risk of re-injury. Serving all ages and levels of athletes, from the weekend warrior to the professional player, individuals receive the highest quality orthopedic care available. By properly identifying, treating, and preventing injuries, we hope to maximize your athletic performance and help you achieve your goals. For questions or to make an appointment for sports medicine services, call 903-596-3844.

Sports-related injuries and conditions we treat

  • Musculoskeletal injuries 
    • Functional evaluations
    • Joint exams
    • Fracture management
    • Nerve entrapment
  • Performance testing
    • Anarobic power testing
    • VO2 max
    • Compartment pressure testing
  • Concussion management
    • Testing and evaluation of concussions
  • Diagnostic imaging
    • MSK ultrasound
  • Injection therapy
    • Joint, soft tissue, trigger point & ultrasound-guided injections
  • Medical illness of sport
    • Heat/cold/altitude casualty
    • Injury prevention
    • Post-injury care
  • Nutrition
    • Performance nutrition
    • Exercise supplements
  • Running form
    • Gait analysis and retraining
    • Biomechanical evaluation
  • Surgical solutions
    • Tendon and ligament repair
    • Complex sports injuries


Providers At This Location

Clayton Hodges, MD
Sports Medicine, Orthopedics