Athlete and Parent's Online Guide to Sports Medicine

The sports medicine doctors at Sierra Pacific Orthopedics offer complete medical care to active people of any age or skill level. 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 help parents and athletes learn about sports injury treatment, injury prevention tips, recommendations for improving athletic performance, and new procedures and programs offered at Sierra Pacific Orthopedics.

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 Sierra Pacific Orthopedics.

Our sports medicine specialists, Jerome R. Dunklin, M.D., Francis E. Glaser, M.D.Vincent B. Gomez, M.D.Robert P. Gousse, M.D., Larry B. Guinto, M.D.Beau Kalmes, D.O.Rod S. Kraft, M.D., Devin R. Mangold, M.D.Michele M. Schulz, M.D., Mark A. Sison, M.D., P.T., and Steven T. Thaxter, M.D., 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 Sierra Pacific Orthopedics 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 as well as 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 (559) 256-5200, or complete the appointment request box.

Sierra Pacific Orthopedics is proud to serve as the Official Team Physicians for the following:

  • Fresno State Bulldogs
  • Fresno City College Rams
  • Fresno Pacific University Sunbirds
  • Numerous area high schools