Sport Medicine

About the Treatment

Sport medicine physicians play a critical role in maximizing recovery. Dr. Alex Thomas (MD, CCFP) offers a comprehensive menu of medical services including:


  • Assessment and management of musculoskeletal (muscle, bone, joint, tendon, and ligament) conditions including acute and overuse injuries, as well as chronic conditions such as osteoarthritis
  • Sport concussion assessment and management
  • Ultrasound-guided musculoskeletal injections
  • Corticosteroid (cortisone) injections
  • Hyaluronic acid (HA) injections
  • Ordering musculoskeletal imaging and prescribing medication when indicated
  • Sports pre-participation physical examinations
  • Return to play assessments
  • Consideration of referrals to other medical specialists, physical therapists, and bracing specialists
  • Game and event coverage

A referral from a physician or nurse practitioner is required to be seen by Dr. Thomas. Referral letters can be faxed to (902) 542-0271, and this referral form may be used.

Appointments are covered by MSI, but there may be fees for non-insured services not covered by MSI.