World Tennis – Dr. Alexis Colvin: “This Week in Tennis Business”

 – June 12, 2013 /Press Release/  –– 

The USTA recently announced that The Mount Sinai Medical Center has been named the exclusive medical services provider and hospital of the USTA and US Open. In addition to providing on-site clinical care for tennis professionals competing in the US Open, Mount Sinai's team of medical experts will lead the development of policies around injury prevention and will conduct educational outreach to promote the health benefits of tennis. In conjunction with the new partnership, Alexis Chiang Colvin, MD, Assistant Professor of Sports Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai will serve as the USTA's Chief Medical Officer. “Players will be able to access Mount Sinai's facilities throughout the year, providing continuity of care and access to Mount Sinai's core orthopaedic team,” said Dr. Colvin. Dr. Colvin's colleague, James Gladstone, MD, Associate Professor of Sports Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine, will serve as Medical Advisor to the U.S. Davis Cup team. Learn more