Dr. Heinz Hoenecke is an Orthopedician in La Jolla, CA, USA. Dr. Heinz Hoenecke is affiliated with Scripps Health, Scripps Green Hospital, Scripps Memorial Hospital - Encinitas, Scripps Mercy Hospital, Tri-City Medical Center. Dr. Heinz Hoenecke specializes in diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic problems like arthritis, fractures, back pain. Dr. Heinz Hoenecke may order tests like X-rays, CT scan, MRI for correct diagnosis. You can find contact information like phone number, practice website, office address and reviews for Dr. Heinz Hoenecke on HealthSoul.
An orthopedic doctor is a medical professional who has the education and skill to treat patients who are suffering from problems affecting the orthopedic system – bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves. They can diagnose health problems, repair broken bones, and help treat pain and mobility disorders caused by health problems or illnesses.
Sports medicine is a branch of medicine that works with athletes and others who play sports or take part in physically demanding activities that may result in injury or other overuse-related problems. Therefore, it is closely related to physical therapy. Since athletes can experience certain issues that may be uncommon in the rest of the population, the doctors who specialize in this field have advanced knowledge of the body and issues that may arise from participating in various physical activities.