Katsuura Orthopaedic Clinic
KOC's doctors, sports trainers, physical therapists, and physical therapists are all engaged in ongoing study and practice of care and treatment of the high performance athlete. In addition to their professional capacities, many staff members are as well themselves sportspersons and martial practitioners.
KOC treats world-class athletes from around the globe, including professional and Olympic competitors. In order to respond to the special needs of the lifestyle athlete the Clinic conducts a variety of sports-specific programs:
The medical staff is also versed in doping control, or prohibition against certain types of medications for athletes competing in national, international, and Olympic competition. The Clinic offers both education and screening.
KOC is in regular collaboration with university sports teams, sports-trainer programs, and sports-specific medical organizations. In addition to offering care and instruction, the Clinic is utilizing these relationships to gather census, and data for the advancement of sports medicine. (For more information regarding allied organizations please go to: Links.)