Orthopedic Physicians Will Offer Onsite Medical Coverage and Expedited Care to Legacy Center Athletes
Brighton, Mich. (September 21, 2018) - The CORE Institute® joins forces with Michigan’s premier multi-sport facility, Legacy Center, to deliver onsite medical coverage, expedited medical care to athletes and ongoing education to staff and athletes.
“We are excited to partner with The CORE Institute because of their reputation in the orthopedic community”, said Justin Cessante, National Director of Football and Executive Director for the L.E.A.D Foundation at The Legacy Center. “It’s our mission to positively impact the thousands of families and athletes that walk through our door every year. We’re confident our new partnership with The CORE Institute will significantly assist in this mission and provide a great service in preventing and repairing injuries.”
“We have provided best-in-class care and treatment to the Greater Detroit community since 1959, with a goal of keeping life in motion,” said Vikas Khanna, Executive Vice President at The CORE Institute. “Whether our patients are high school or college athletes, we care about their injury. Our partnership with the Legacy Center places a focus on athletes and showcases our commitment to the sports medicine community and importance for athletes to continue to be active in their favorite sport.”
Under the new partnership, The CORE Institute will provide onsite medical coverage for sporting events and tournaments and deliver expedited care in alignment with their ‘2-Day Athlete Guarantee’, which promises to evaluate any athlete with an acute injury within 48 hours. In addition, the orthopedic physicians will collaborate with the Legacy Center to educate staff and athletes on various orthopedic conditions, treatment options and recovery pathways.