We Are All Athletes!
Your "sport" may be anything from gardening to running,
but we all have activity goals. Let us help you reach yours.
Our mission is to help you increase your activity level
to reach the quality of life you desire.
Lendermon Sports Medicine
Offers Expert Orthopedic Treatment
to Get You Back to Your Activities
WHAT WE DO
We offer evidence based, outcome driven treatments to reduce pain, improve mobility and function, treat injuries, and return patients to their active lifestyle quickly. We want to help those of all ages and activity levels.
STEM CELL THERAPY
Completely unrelated to the embryonic stem cell controversy, Stem Cell Therapy is an innovative treatment that can be used to help bring relief from joint pain and joint injuries. And the best news is that it can help you avoid surgery!
We also have a complete physical therapy department at Lendermon Sports Medicine with highly educated, licensed physical therapists who are ready to help you get back to your activities.
About Laura Lendermon MD
Laura Lendermon, MD, PT completed her Medical Degree as well as her Physical Therapy Degree at the University of Tennessee, Memphis.
Following her residency, she completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the American Sports Medicine institute under the direction of Dr. James Andrews, a national leader in Sports Medicine. Since opening her own practice in 2002, Dr. Lendermon has been on the cutting edge of the latest non-surgical orthopedic procedures . Most recently she has spent extensive time training at multiple sites across the US in orthopedic stem cell therapy .
Dr. Lendermon is a member of the Academy of Regenerative Medicine, The Ortho Biologic Institute, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, and the American Academy of Family Physicians. She is involved extensively in educating other physicians in Regenerative Medicine and is on Faculty with The Ortho Biologic Institute as well as an educator with regenerative medicine leaders. She is committed to providing the most up to date leading technologies to her patients for the fastest return to their desired lifestyle.
Lendermon Sports Medicine participates in most insurance plans and networks, including those listed below. Prior to scheduling your appointment we request that you call your insurance company to confirm that we are participating providers of your plan.
The following is a partial list of insurance plans and networks we participate in:
Aetna PPO and HMO
BHSG Network (Baptist Health Services Group)
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee (Classic, Preferred, & Select Networks)
BlueCross BlueShield Federal Plan
Cigna Healthcare of Tennessee PPO and HMO
First Health Network » Health Choice Network (Methodist Hospital Affiliated)
Health Now Network (St. Francis Hospital Affiliated)
J.W. Terrill » Medicare
JPHCS Network » Pittman & Associates
Signature Health Network
United Healthcare of Tennessee