Adaptive Sports Medicine Clinic
PREVENTING AND TREATING SPORTS INJURIES IN ATHLETES WITH DISABILITIES
The Spaulding Adaptive Sports Medicine Clinic brings together nationally recognized, multidisciplinary expertise to evaluate and provide treatment recommendations for sports-related injuries in recreational through elite athletes with disabilities. Your first visit will include a physician evaluation with Dr. Cheri Blauwet,a Paralympian and specialist in rehabilitation and sports medicine, followed by a physical therapy evaluation performed simultaneously with an adaptive sports equipment evaluation with Spaulding Adaptive Sports staff.
Our Clinic Includes:
- Expert physician evaluation
- Expert physical therapy evaluation
- Adaptive sports equipment check to ensure proper fit and technique
- Availability for regular follow-up
To schedule a visit or for more information, please call 617.952.6220.
Leadership and Expertise
Cheri Blauwet, MD practices sports medicine with a focus on athletes with disabilities, from recreational to elite. Herself a Paralympian, she is a leader in clinical care and research on injury prevention in this athlete population.
Carrie Callahan, PT, ATP is a physical therapist with a unique concentration in spinal cord injury, seating/positioning and adaptive sports. Her knowledge helps athletes to maximize biomechanics and efficiency.
Zoe Norcross, BS serves as the Network Coordinator for Spaulding Adaptive Sports Centers and is an expert in adaptive sports equipment, ensuring optimal fit to enhance performance.