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Nicklaus Children's Orthopedic Surgery Program

Pediatric Sports Medicine

Because children and teens are still growing and developing, they experience different types of sports-related injuries than adults. The Nicklaus Children's Hospital, formerly Miami Children's Hospital, Pediatric Sports Medicine Program is dedicated to supporting treatment and prevention of sports injuries in the growing athlete, or young sports enthusiast.

The interdisciplinary team members at three Nicklaus Children's locations work together to provide the most advanced care in orthopedic sports medicine for their patient by incorporating an array of diagnostic and therapeutic services such as X-ray, MRI, occupational and physical therapy to the treatment plan as needed.

Latest News

Dr. Stephen Swirsky Appointed Medical Honoree for Walk to Cure Arthritis

Congratulations to Dr. Stephen M. Swirsky DO, who was honored as a medical honoree at this weekend's Walk to Cure Arthritis. 

05/17/2016

Safety Concerns with Hoverboards

​The recent holiday season’s most popular toy, the hoverboard, is causing concern among the medical experts at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. 

03/28/2016

For the love of Soccer

Esteban, 14, receives treatment for at hip fracture at Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

05/04/2015

Youth Sports Injury Prevention Infographic

Are your kids playing it safe? Helping children lead physically active lifestyles is essential to their health. Explore Nicklaus Children's Hospital's best tips for keeping young athletes safe and active.

06/03/2014


Sports Medicine at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Dr. Craig Spurdle and Dr. Stephen Swirsky explain new surgical techniques and the prevention of sports injuries in children.

For more information about The Orthopedic Surgery Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital or to make an appointment, please call
305-662-8366.

Service Locations

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Nicklaus Children's Dan Marino Outpatient Center
2900 S. Commerce Parkway
Weston, FL 33331
Phone: 954-385-6200
Toll-free: 1-866-558-6510

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Nicklaus Children's Hospital Main Campus & Emergency
3100 SW 62nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33155
Phone: 305-666-6511
Toll-free: 1-800-432-6837

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Nicklaus Children's Miramar Outpatient Center
12246 Miramar Parkway
Miramar Square
Miramar, FL 33025
Phone: 954-442-0809

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Nicklaus Children's Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center
11310 Legacy Avenue
Legacy Place
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Phone: 561-624-9188

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Nicklaus Children's West Kendall Outpatient Center
13400 SW 120th Street
Suite 100
Miami, FL 33186
Phone: 786-624-5363


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