GOLDEN, Colo. — Aug. 31, 2011 — South Jeffco Sports Association has teamed with Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center to provide an on-site medical treatment tent at all home football games this fall. On any given Saturday in the fall, South Jeffco Football plays host to up to 36 youth football teams, ranging from 2nd to 8th grade, with over 750 players participating at Easton Regional Fields, adjacent to Dakota Ridge High School.
Panorama Orthopedics is a leader in treating sports-related injuries and is one of the top orthopedic and spine centers in Colorado. Under the game day partnership, Panorama Orthopedics will staff a medical tent, centrally located between the football fields. Should injuries occur, fully trained medical staff will be on hand to offer immediate treatment, advice and referrals to the injured players and families, right on the spot.
"We are both proud and privileged to have Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center commit to the kids of South Jeffco in such a big way", said South Jeffco President, Paul Sheehy. "Panorama is an elite facility for sports injuries, and its truly an honor to have them on board. This is just another example of the ways in which our Football Director, Brian Goodwin, sets us apart from every other youth sports organization by truly focusing on the safety and best interests of our the kids of our community."
"We love orthopedic sports medicine and athletics, and Panorama Orthopedics has a long history of partnering with youth athletic programs in Jefferson County,"said Chase Simms, director of physical therapy at Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center. "It is a great honor to serve the kids of South Jeffco in this way, and we look forward to this partnership."
South Jeffco Football is part of the Jeffco Midget Football Association (JMFA), the premier youth football organization in Colorado. Information on JMFA can be found online at www.jeffcofootball.com.
South Jeffco Sports Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization offering youth sports opportunities for kids ages 4-17. South Jeffco currently offers opportunities in Flag and Tackle Football; all levels of competitive and recreational Baseball, including Fall Baseball; all levels of competitive and recreational Softball; all levels of competitive and recreational Basketball, including Gold Crown; Rugby; and Cheer. For information on any of our programs, visit www.southjeff.org.
Panorama Orthopedics & Spine Center, PC has three locations in metro Denver. The Golden office houses an ambulatory surgery center, physical therapy and an MRI imaging center to provide full service coverage of orthopedic needs. The clinic treats a full spectrum of patients with orthopedic problems and includes specialists in sports medicine, joint replacement, spine, trauma, hand, and foot and ankle. For more information, please visit the clinic's website at www.panoramaortho.com.