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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 rushcopley.com/sportsmed or call 630-236-4270.

For more information, contact:

Courtney Satlak
Public Relations Manager
630-978-4912
Courtney.Satlak@rushcopley.com

If you need to reach someone after business hours, please call 630-978-6200 and ask the operator to page the marketing representative on call.