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Towson Sports Medicine Center, the first sports center of its kind in Baltimore, was established in 1984 by Baltimore Colts Team Physician and orthopaedic surgeon at Towson Orthopaedic Associates, by Dr. Kenneth Gertsen. It features state-of-the-art rehabilitation for all orthopaedic injuries and orthopaedic-related problems. A division of Towson Orthopaedic Associates, TSM specialties also include injury treatment programs for athletes at any age, any competitive level, from the adolescent to senior, recreational to Olympic athlete.






Towson Sports Medicine is proud sponsor of the IAAM, Interscholastic Athletic Association an its 30 member schools. We provide High School Team Physicians as well as Athletic Training Coverage for Youth, High School and College sports programs..  READ MORE!
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Fall Tips from the Training Room

Fall Tips from the Training Room

November 7th, 2013

What is MRSA? Staphylococcus aureus: Otherwise known as staph. Bacteria commonly found on the skin and in the nose of 25-35% of healthy people. Usually does not cause illness or infections. Instead the person is known as a staph carrier. Illness or infections occur when: Bacteria gets into the body through cuts, abrasions, wounds, or surgical incisions. Infections can look li...  [READ MORE]

Winter Tips from the Athletic Training Room

Winter Tips from the Athletic Training Room

December 7th, 2013

Don't Let the Cold Slow You Down! Running/Walking in Cold Weather Running and walking are great ways to keep yourself in shape throughout the year. But when the weather outside is frightful, you may have to adjust your normal routine for your safety and well-being. Wear several light layers and a jacket or windbreaker to keep warm during beginning of workout. Then you are able to tie the ga...  [READ MORE]

Spring Tips from the Athletic Training Room

Spring Tips from the Athletic Training Room

October 7th, 2013

There are many high school athletes who do not have the advantage of seeing a certified athletic trainer. Mainly this is due to the fact that there may not be an athletic trainer on staff. The following information provided is to inform the athlete and/or parent of the signs and symptoms that should be recognized after an injury occurs. If these signs and symptoms are present in the athlete after ...  [READ MORE]

Towson Sports Medicine VIDEOS

Towson Sports Medicine is proud to present a series of sports medicine videos. Click the video on the right, the image links below or review additional topics in the top navigational menu.

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What We Offer at Towson Sports Medicine

fb_200Towson Sports Medicine is recognized as being the best and the largest orthopaedic rehabilitation facilities in the Baltimore area. Our staff of physicians, physical therapists and certified athletic trainers has been serving patients for more than 75 years.Towson Sports Medicine Center offers a comprehensive rehabilitation program for injured and post-surgical patients as well as the competitive, weekend and occasional athlete of any age.We are dedicated to providing superior care to those individuals whose lives are entrusted to us.


Towson Sports Medicine Center
Towson Orthopaedic Associates
Ruxton Professional Center
8322 Bellona Avenue
Towson, MD 21204
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