Sports Medicine

Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center has a long history in sports medicine and we’re dedicated to helping you stay in the game, whatever your game happens to be.

Sports Medicine Providers

At ECU and in the Community

Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center has served the East Carolina University athletic department and its athletes for more than 35 years. Currently, Dr. Christopher C. Hasty and Dr. Philip S. Perdue, Jr. serve as Team Physicians for East Carolina University athletes.

In addition to our work with East Carolina University, our physicians and physician assistants can often be found on the sidelines at our local high school football games, making sure our young student athletes stay healthy and enjoy the sport they love.

Your Sports Medicine Provider

Whether it’s help with an injury or help preventing injuries, you can turn to Orthopaedics East & Sports Medicine Center for care.  If you’re in organized sports, please remember that athletes can be seen without an appointment when referred to us by their coach.

Dr. Barsanti, Dr. Brown, Dr. Duke, Dr. Hasty and Dr. Perdue have earned certification in Sports Medicine from the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Perdue and Dr. Brown have also completed additional fellowship training in Sports Medicine.

 

 

Quick Fact

Hip fractures are more common in women than men.