Sports Medicine Consultation
Getting you ready to get back in the game.
About Sports Medicine
Sports Medicine is one of the medical practice areas that focus on treatment of injuries resulting from athletic activities. This service is only available at the North Vancouver location.
Our Sports Medicine Physician consultation includes:
- Comprehensive assessment and diagnosis by Sports Medicine Physician
- Imaging/investigations (as appropriate)
- Treatment recommendations
- Customized rehabilitation
Our Sports Medicine Physician not only treats the injury, but also provides guidance to properly care for the injury while remaining in shape.
The main goals of Sport Medicine is to maintain, sustain, or regain physical fitness, and to educate individuals on how to adapt to physical and mental stress while treating the injury.
A physician referral from your GP or walk-in clinic is required to book this appointment. This service is fully covered by MSP.
Is a Sports Medicine Consultation right for you?
If you are an elite athlete, recreational athlete, looking to optimize performance or to restore an active lifestyle but limited by an injury, a Sports Medicine Physician can help. Common injuries and conditions treated include:
Why Choose Sports Medicine at Back in Motion Health?
Our Team treats a wide range of injuries and conditions in our state-of-the-art health centres. Each clinic features private treatment rooms and the latest in therapy, exercise equipment and treatment techniques.
- Experienced and knowledgeable team of clinicians.
- Wide range of treatment and services under the same roof.
- In-person and Telehealth services.
- Easy Online Booking.
- Free Parking.
- Direct Billing.
Meet Your Sports Medicine Doctor
Dr. Deneen Baron; BSc, MD, Dip. Sport Med.
Meet Dr. Deneen Baron
Dr. Baron graduated from Medical School at the University of British Columbia followed by a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the University of Alberta and received her Diploma from the Canadian Academy of Sports Medicine.
She is the Former Team Physician for the University of Alberta Men’s Hockey team, Canadian Women’s Wheelchair Basketball team, Canadian Women’s Wrestling team, Canadian Women’s Softball team, Burnaby Bulldogs Junior A men’s hockey team and various community hockey teams. She was the Chief Medical Officer for the 1996 BC Winter Games and a Physician at the Cypress Mountain Olympic Venue in 2010.
Dr. Baron is actively involved in women’s hockey, co-ed softball, mountain and road riding and skiing.
Frequently Asked Questions
This service is fully covered by MSP.
Yes, a physician referral from your GP or walk-in clinic is required.
If you are an elite athlete, recreational athlete, looking to optimize performance or to restore an active lifestyle but limited by an injury, a Sports Medicine Physician can help. Call us to learn more.
Clients should refer to their specific Extended Medical Plan coverage for details on services and coverage available. If you have coverage, Back in Motion Health directly bills most Extended Health Plans (verify if your plan is on our list), or provides a medical receipt to be used on request for reimbursement.
Locations That Offer Sports Medicine
Address: 1394 Main Street, North Vancouver
Note: A physician referral from your GP or walk-in clinic is required to book this appointment. This service is fully covered by MSP.
Insurance Claims & Information
Get Back to Health after an Accident or Workplace Injury.
Extended Health Coverage
Back in Motion offers direct billing to most Extended Health plans to the majority of our services. Some services (like Clinical Counselling), do not offer direct billing. In such instances, Back in Motion provides a medical receipt to be used on request for reimbursement. See an updated list of providers by clicking the ‘Learn More’ button below.
ICBC Insurance Claims
Back in Motion’s team of clinicians, including Physiotherapists, Massage Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Psychologists, Counsellors, and Kinesiologists, all have extensive experience in administering ICBC treatments. We are here to help! Click the ‘Learn More’ button for additional details.
Workplace injuries are usually due to trauma or overuse. If you have been injured as a result of a workplace activity, our team of experts at Back in Motion can perform a comprehensive assessment and develop a treatment plan to reduce your symptoms and rehabilitate your injury.
If your claim is approved by WSBC, your initial assessment is 100% covered with a WorkSafeBC Claim number. Once your claim has been accepted by WorkSafeBC, the full treatment cost of your appointments will be funded (within the approved time parameters). When you are ready, your physiotherapist will work with you, your employer, physician, and WorkSafeBC Case Manager to develop a safe and appropriate return to work plan. If your claim has been denied or is disallowed, the expenses will need to be covered by the Client.
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