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Who we are

 

Our Vision

EMPOWERING YOU TO HEAL, ACHIEVE, AND EXCEL IN YOUR ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

We offer expertise in knee, elbow, shoulder, hip, and lower leg injuries, as well as concussion, family medicine, and adolescent sports medicine. Our team is board certified in sports medicine, fellowship trained in sports medicine, and nationally recognized as specialists in orthopaedic surgery, family practice, physical medicine, rehabilitation, neurotrauma, and concussion management.

In addition to serving as the team doctors for all University of Miami Hurricane athletes and the Miami Marlins, we are actively involved in research and education to enhance patient care and athletic performance. This means we can offer our patients the latest advancements in innovative diagnostic and treatment options more quickly than other facilities. With the University of Miami Sports Medicine Institute team working for you, you know you’ll be receiving world-class care for your injury or condition.

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Our Team of Experts

Our specialized sports medicine team has years of in-depth training, clinical experience, and research that help in developing your personalized care plan.

Lee Kaplan

LEE KAPLAN, M.D.

DIRECTOR, SPORTS MEDICINE INSTITUTE
ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON

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Dr. Michael G. Baraga, MD

MICHAEL G. BARAGA, M.D.

ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON

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Julianne Munoz

JULIANNE MUÑOZ, M.D.

ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON

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Thomas Best

THOMAS M. BEST, M.D., PH.D.

SPORTS MEDICINE AND FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

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Carolyn Kienstra

CAROLYN M. KIENSTRA, M.D.

PEDIATRIC SPORTS MEDICINE AND YOUNG ADULT SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

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Stephen Henry

STEPHEN HENRY, D.O.

PRIMARY CARE SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

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Jean Jose

KRISTOPHER PAULTRE, M.D.

PRIMARY CARE SPORTS MEDICINE PHYSICIAN

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Gillian Hotz

GILLIAN HOTZ, PH.D.

DIRECTOR, CONCUSSION PROGRAM

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Abraham Chileuitt

ABRAHAM A. CHILEUITT, M.D., M.Sc.

SPORTS MEDICINE NEUROLOGY AND TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY PHYSICIAN

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Jean Jose

JEAN JOSE, D.O.

DIRECTOR OF IMAGING

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Locations

 

The Lennar Foundation
Medical Center

5555 Ponce De Leon Boulevard
Coral Gables, Florida 33146

UHealth Plantation

8100 SW 10th Street
Crossroads Business Park Building 3
Plantation, Florida 33325

Official Sports Medicine Provider

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Miami Marlins

 

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