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Sports Medicine

About Us

If you want to prevent or recover from a sports-related injury, learn how to safely push the bounds of your own limitations or hone your performance for demanding physical activities, we can help. We are the only comprehensive sports medicine program in western North Carolina providing medical care to athletes. We offer several techniques and solutions to effectively prevent, evaluate, treat and rehabilitate athletes of any age and skill level. Our focus remains steadfast on quality medical care to facilitate the quickest, safest and most appropriate return to play.


High School Athletic Physicals

Beginning May 11, Mission Sports Medicine will be providing athletic physicals for student athletes at select western North Carolina high schools. Below are links to the forms students will need to bring with them. The consent form will need to be completed prior to their arrival, and athletes will need to have the Physical Form in hand, to be completed by the provider during their visit.

Participating High Schools

  • Asheville Christian Academy: May 25 - 12:00PM
  • Brevard High School: May 16 - 2:00PM
  • Carolina Day School: May 22 - 3:15PM
  • Franklin High School: May 23 - 2:20PM
  • Highlands High School: May 15 - 4:00PM
  • McDowell High School: May 18 - 2:30PM
  • Mitchell High School: May 23 - 2:45PM
  • Rosman High School: May 17 - 2:30PM

If you have any questions, please call 828-SPORTS-1 (828-776-7871).

Consent Form
Please print and complete the above form in full, and bring it with you to your examination.

NCHSAA Athletic Physical Form
Please print and complete the above form, and bring it with you to your examination.

Sports Medicine Services

Our team of specially trained physicians and athletic trainers provides care of sports-related injuries and diseases related to:

  • Musculoskeletal (MSK)
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Hip
  • Back
  • Ankle
  • Hand/upper extremity
  • Foot/lower extremity
  • Concussion
  • Exercise-induced asthma
  • Eating disorders*
  • Athletic performance
  • Strains, sprains and fractures
  • Sport psychology

*any injury/illness that is a result of physical activity (dental, facial, respiratory, cardiac, skin, etc.)

Athletic Training Services

Mission Sports Medicine works across western North Carolina and provides services to local middle schools, high schools, colleges and sports organizations. Our services include on-site medical coverage at events for injury evaluation, injury treatment/management, injury prevention and sports performance. We also provide educational outreach throughout the region to share best practices and emerging care for athletes.

To learn more about how we can care for your team, call 828-SPORTS-1 (828-776-7871).


Angel Orthopedics
Phone: (828) 369-1300 or
Phone: (828) 349-8260

Asheville Orthopaedic Associates
Phone: (828) 252-7331

Blue Ridge Bone and Joint
Phone: (828) 258-8800

Brevard Orthopaedics
Phone: (828) 884-2055

Charles J. DePaolo, MD, P.A.
Phone: (828) 225-1920

Carolina Hand & Sports Medicine
Phone: (828) 253-7521

Mission Community Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
189 Hospital Drive
Spruce Pine, NC 28777
Phone: (828)765-8200

Mission Children’s Specialists
Phone: (828) 213-1740

Mission Family Medicine - Nebo
Phone: (828) 652-6326