Sports Injuries

Are you an injured athlete?

Do you suffer from an overuse injury commonly resulting from throwing sports and running sports?

Or, are your muscles and bones just giving you constant pain or impairing your ability to function daily?

If so, you’ve come to the right place.  Alex Orthopedics provides superior sports orthopedics and sports medicine for both serious and recreational athletes.

Chicago Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics

Dr. Snitovsky focuses on accurate diagnosis, effective rehabilitation and appropriate surgical treatment, only when necessary, for both acute and chronic sports injuries.  He takes his time to understand his patients goals and motivations.  He believes this is a critical element in determining how quickly and what type of intervention should be  implemented; how performance and recuperation should be monitored; and what comprehensive rehabilitation plan is right for the patient’s circumstances.

The goal of Alex Orthopaedics is to restore function to the injured area and to guide you to a safe return to athletic and recreational activities of all levels.

Although surgery is always the last option, if it becomes necessary, Dr. Snitovsky is experienced in advanced arthroscopic and minimally invasive procedures for the treatment of ailments such as rotator cuff injuries, bursitis and cartilage, meniscal, and ligamentous injuries to the knee.

If you don’t want to be treated like a number, call Alex Orthopedics for an appointment today.  Our goal is to

Dr. Snitovsky can assess your musculoskeletal problems and prescribe the best treatment.  Don’t hesitate.  When you’re injured, you must seek treatment if you expect the best outcome.

Example Sports Medicine and Joint Treatment Ailments

  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Labral tear repair
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Hip replacements
  • Knee replacements
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Tennis elbox treatment
  • Shoulder impingement decompression
  • Fractures
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Torn ligaments
  • Arthritis
  • Joint inflammation
  • And other conditioning issues


Alex Orthopaedics cares for patients throughout the Chicago area, including but not limited to the following areas:

Mount Prospect, Elk Grove, Arlington Heights, Wheeling, Deerfield, Schaumburg, Naperville, Hoffman Estates, Downers Grove, Aurora, Lombard, Elmhurst, Elgin, and Bolingbrook