Athlete and Parent's Online Guide to Sports Medicine

The sports medicine doctors at Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center offer complete medical care to active people of any age and skill. From the dedicated athlete to the weekend warrior, our goal is to help each individual regain an active lifestyle and compete in sports at the highest level possible. The sports medicine doctors at our state-of-the-art facility care for all athletic injuries.

It is for this reason we have developed the Athlete and Parent’s Online Guide to Sports Medicine. Here, we have an online guide to sports medicine to learn about sports injury treatment, prevention tips, recommendations for improving athletic performance, and new procedures and programs offered at Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center.

Working with athletes and their sports-related injuries and conditions, our sports medicine doctors integrate all aspects of specialized care by collectively combining their knowledge, experience, and expertise at Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center.

Our fellowship-trained sports medicine specialists, Dr. Clark Duchene, Dr. Steven Giuseffi, Dr. Luke Mortimer, and Dr. Lew Papendick, have all dedicated their practices to the specialized field of sports medicine.

With their commitment to continued education through attending courses, lecturing, writing, and actively learning the newest procedures and techniques, our specialists are the most highly skilled sports medicine doctors in the area.

Our surgical sports medicine specialists have extensive training in treating sports-related conditions using minimally invasive techniques and the most advanced surgical procedures.

Patient Consultation

The sports medicine doctors at Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center provide our patients access to consultation Monday through Friday. Prior to your consultation, new patients will be asked to complete forms, which include medical history, demographic, and insurance information. This information, along with any current diagnostic imaging (X-ray, CT, MRI), will be utilized by your doctor to help in your diagnosis and treatment plan.

To schedule an appointment with one of our sports medicine doctors, please call (605) 341-1414, or complete the appointment request box.

Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center proudly serves as the official team orthopedic doctors for:

  • Wyoming Mustangs
  • Rapid City Rush Hockey
  • Central High School
  • Douglas High School
  • Stevens High School
  • Sturgis Brown High School

Black Hills Orthopedic & Spine Center proudly serves as the sports medicine providers for:

  • Post 22 Baseball
  • Black Hills Rapids Soccer Club
  • Rapid City Thunder Hockey
  • Black Hills Lacrosse Association
  • Newell High School
  • New Underwood High School
  • Wall High School
  • The Deadwood PBR
  • Black Hills Stock Show Rodeo
  • Range Days Rodeo / Central States Rodeo
  • Lakota Nation Invitational
  • Mt Rushmore Classic
  • Mickelson Trail Marathon