Baylor Scott & White, the Dallas Cowboys and the Frisco Independent School District open sports medicine facility: 3 things to know

Written by Shayna Korol | June 21, 2018 | Print  |

A health system, professional sports team and public school district collaborated to open the Baylor Scott & White Sports Therapy & Research Center at The Star in Frisco, Texas, D Magazine reports.

Here are three things to know:

1. Dallas-based Baylor Scott & White, the Dallas Cowboys and the Frisco Independent School District opened the nine-story, 300,000-square-foot facility, which is expected to serve 50,000 visitors annually.

2. The center includes a sports performance center, medical imaging services, sports medicine surgery, outpatient rehabilitation, a concussion center, a Gatorade Sports Science Institute and additional outpatient services.

3. Student athletes in Frisco ISD can use the center. According to Frisco Mayor Pro Tem Shona Huffman, 80 percent of Frisco residents move to the city for the schools, and she expects the new center will accelerate this trend.

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