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Published on April 26, 2012

Rush-Copley Sports Medicine Opening in Aurora

(Aurora, IL.) – Rush-Copley Sports Medicine, a Rush-Copley Medical Group practice, will be opening in Aurora on May 1.

Led by Deepak Patel, M.D., FAAFP, FACSM, who is board-certified in primary care sports medicine, Rush-Copley Sports Medicine will provide superior care for non-athletes and athletes at all levels.

Services at Rush-Copley Sports Medicine include:

  • Concussions
  • Overuse injuries (tendonitis) care
  • Sprains and strains treatment
  • Osteoarthritis treatment
  • Routine fracture and stress fracture care
  • Joint injections for treatment of tendonitis, osteoarthritis, and overuse injuries

Dr. Patel also cares for sports-related concerns including exercise-induced asthma, concussions, return to play/activity evaluation and sports physicals.

Throughout his career, Dr. Patel has served as the team physician for Division I universities including Eastern Michigan University and University of Toledo, provided event coverage for University of Michigan, semi-professional sports teams and high schools.  He has authored and co-authored publications and textbooks on family medicine and sports medicine topics.  Dr. Patel serves as the Director of Sports Medicine at Rush-Copley Family Medicine Residency and as an Assistant Professor at Rush Medical College.

Rush-Copley Sports Medicine is located at 2040 Ogden Avenue, Suite 304, on the campus of Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora.  Dr. Patel also sees patients in Yorkville at 1100 W Veterans Parkway, Suite 200. 

For more information visit or call 630-236-4270.

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Courtney Satlak
Public Relations Manager

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