UC San Diego Health named official healthcare provider for professional lacrosse team: 3 insights

Written by Shayna Korol | January 10, 2019 | Print  |

The San Diego Seals lacrosse team designated UC San Diego Health as its official healthcare provider.

Three things to know:

1. UC San Diego Health primary care physician and sports medicine specialist David E.J. Bazzo, MD, will serve as the head team physician. UC San Diego sports medicine chief and orthopedic surgeon Catherine M. Robertson, MD, will serve as the associate team physician and lead orthopedic surgeon.

2. Orthopedic surgeon Bryan T. Leek, MD, as well as primary care physician and sports medicine specialist Kenneth S. Taylor, MD, will also provide on-site medical care for all athletes at Seals' training camps and home games.

3. UC San Diego Health is the official healthcare provider for the San Diego Padres, San Diego Sockers and many other local teams, schools and community events. For 2018-19, U.S. News & World Report ranked UC San Diego Health among the nation's best in six specialties, including orthopedics.

More articles on sports medicine:
Dr. Anthony Brothers joins the Andrews Institute: 3 details
8 surgeons treating professional athletes — December
Dr. Andrew Dossett diagnoses Wizards’ Markieff Morris with spine condition: 5 details

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months