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BROOKWOOD BAPTIST HEALTH LAUNCHES SPORTS MEDICINE & ORTHOPEDIC PRACTICE
-- Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics to Meet Growing Needs in Region --
Birmingham, Alabama: Committed to investing in accessible quality care for its community, Brookwood Baptist Health is proud to announce the formation of its sports medicine and orthopedic practice, Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics. Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics will serve the growing needs of central Alabama’s patients and athletes, providing expertise and multidisciplinary sports medicine and orthopedic care.
“Brookwood Baptist Health is firmly committed to staying on the forefront of innovation and quality, and providing value to our patients and their families,” says Robert Branstetter, CEO of Brookwood Baptist Health Primary & Specialty Care Network. “We are proud to extend our long legacy in orthopedics to now include a sports medicine and orthopedic practice led by some of the top specialists in the state.” Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics provides the expertise and treatment of sports related injuries, work-related musculoskeletal injuries, pediatric injuries, general orthopedics, adult reconstruction and arthritis, hand and wrist, total joint replacement, and minimally invasive procedures, among other orthopedic-related injuries and conditions.
With 70 years of combined experience treating patients on and off the field, Precision’s founding team of sports medicine specialists and orthopedic surgeons have earned a reputation for excellence and include:
- Robert Agee, Jr., MD, Non-Surgical Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialist
- Michael Patterson, MD, Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist
- Calvin Spellmon, Jr., MD, Non-Surgical Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialist
- John Young, MD, Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist
Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics will treat patients throughout central Alabama. Their four primary facilities currently open are located in Alabaster, Vestavia, West Birmingham, and Chelsea. All of Precision’s offices will be located near Brookwood Baptist Health’s hospitals and surgical facilities; ensuring patients have convenient access to the comprehensive care they need.
“We are all excited about the forming of Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics,” said Dr. Robert Agee. “All of our physicians and staff have the same goal in mind, which is delivering the best patient care possible. This synergy, our thorough knowledge of sports and orthopedic medicine, our commitment to engaging with the latest advancements in the field, and our access to leading-edge technology, will allow us to offer the best possible care to our patients.”
“Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics represents a group of fellowship-trained sports medicine physicians who put patient care at the forefront of their practice. I am excited about the opportunity to continue delivering cutting edge sports medicine and orthopedic care to my patients, and expand that care throughout central Alabama and beyond with our partner Brookwood Baptist Health,” said Dr. Mike Patterson.
Dr. John Young stated, “I have been practicing orthopedic surgery at Brookwood for almost 15 years. My goal is to provide the best and most compassionate orthopedic care to my patients, and I am excited to work alongside a group of physicians who I have respectfully worked with over the years and who share that philosophy. Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics will allow us to better serve patients and offer them more availability“.
About Brookwood Baptist Health
With roots extending more than 90 years, Brookwood Baptist Health includes trusted providers from the former Brookwood Medical Center and Baptist Health System and is operated by Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare Corp. Representing the largest healthcare network in Central Alabama, the network’s community of care is comprised of five acute care hospitals with more than 1,700 licensed beds: Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, Princeton Baptist Medical Center, Shelby Baptist Medical Center, Walker Baptist Medical Center and Citizens Baptist Medical Center. Brookwood Baptist Health also provides patients with the largest primary care network in the state, along with physician practices, diagnostic and outpatient surgery centers and a freestanding emergency department. Brookwood Baptist Health is united in service and devotion to the people of Central Alabama and dedicated to putting people back at the center of healthcare. For more information, please visit BrookwoodBaptistHealth.com.