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Empowering Athletes: EmergeOrtho's New Partnership With North Carolina FC

Triangle Region / 03 Jun 2024

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Empowering Athletes: EmergeOrtho's New Partnership With North Carolina FC

At EmergeOrtho-Triangle Region, our commitment to enhancing health and well-being extends beyond our medical offices. We are thrilled to announce a partnership with North Carolina Football Club. As the new official team physicians and front-of-kit partner, we are honored to make an impactful difference on and off the field. This partnership is a testament to our shared goal of fostering a healthier and more vibrant community.

A Partnership Grounded in Shared Values

Our collaboration with North Carolina FC is not just a typical sponsorship; it is a partnership founded on mutual dedication to community well-being and excellence in sports. This multiyear agreement will see EmergeOrtho provide comprehensive medical coverage to North Carolina FC players, coaches, staff, and North Carolina Courage, the NWSL affiliate. This includes being the official team physician, orthopedic urgent care provider, physical therapy provider, and official orthopedic provider of NCFC. This partnership ensures the team’s health and performance and strengthens our commitment to the community.

“This marks a significant milestone for our organization as we embark on a promising partnership with EmergeOrtho,” said North Carolina FC Chief Operating Officer Ralph Vuono. “This collaboration is grounded in a shared commitment to enhancing the well-being of our players and the broader community. EmergeOrtho brings invaluable expertise to prioritize our players’ health, ensuring they receive top-tier medical care. This partnership fosters deep connections that contribute to the growth and vitality of the Triangle area. We are proud to collaborate with EmergeOrtho, recognizing the immense potential and value they see in North Carolina FC.”

Elevating Athletic Performance and Community Health

As the largest physician-owned orthopedic practice in North Carolina, EmergeOrtho brings decades of experience and knowledge. Our team of over 350 highly trained orthopedic physicians, specialists, and advanced practice providers is dedicated to delivering top-tier medical care. With more than 60 outpatient offices across 28+ counties, including 16 offices in 10 counties throughout the Triangle, we are well-positioned to serve the needs of the community and our new partners.

“We are excited to partner with NCFC and NC Courage, two winning teams in a professional sport that is exploding in popularity,” said Dr. David Musante, President, EmergeOrtho-Triangle Region. “As the official team physicians and orthopedic providers, we are confident we can help NCFC and NC Courage continue their success on the field, just as our winning team at EmergeOrtho has helped patients in our communities for over 70 years live healthier, more active lives both on and off the field.”

Giving Back Through the EmergeOrtho Charitable Fund

Our partnership with North Carolina FC extends far beyond the field. In a joint community initiative, 10% of revenue from all NCFC jersey sales will go to the EmergeOrtho Charitable Fund. This initiative offers fans a unique opportunity to support their team and contribute to the health and wellness of their community. The fund promotes health, wellness, and sportsmanship throughout North Carolina, underscoring our commitment to making a positive impact.

Premier Sports Medicine Expertise

EmergeOrtho’s sports medicine team comprises highly trained orthopedic physicians, specialists, and advanced practice providers dedicated to the health and performance of our community’s athletes. Our expertise covers various sports-related injuries and conditions, from prevention and diagnosis to treatment and rehabilitation.

Whether it is treating a young soccer player with a sprained ankle or a professional athlete recovering from surgery, our goal is to get our patients back to their game stronger and healthier than before. Our sports medicine services include:

  • Comprehensive injury assessments
  • Advanced surgical and nonsurgical treatments
  • Customized rehabilitation programs
  • Sports performance optimization
  • Injury prevention education and strategies

EmergeOrtho’s sports medicine team is dedicated to ensuring that every athlete in our community can perform at their best and stay in the game.

Roots in Community Involvement

EmergeOrtho’s dedication to the Triangle community goes beyond providing exceptional medical care. We actively participate in local initiatives promoting health, wellness, and sportsmanship. Our involvement includes:

  • Sponsorship and support of local sports teams and events
  • Community health fairs and educational seminars
  • Partnerships with schools and youth organizations to promote physical activity and healthy lifestyles
  • Charitable contributions to support local health and wellness programs

In addition to the partnership between EmergeOrtho and North Carolina FC, we also work with, but not limited to, the following:

  • NC Courage
  • Durham Bulls
  • Holly Springs Salamanders
  • Wilson Tobs
  • Burlington Sock Puppets
  • Barton College
  • Campbell University
  • University of Mount Olive
  • Wake Technical Community College

High Schools:

  • Leesville High School
  • Wakefield High School
  • Heritage High School
  • Voyager Academy
  • South Johnston High School
  • Corinth Holders High School
  • Green Hope High School
  • Smithfield-Selma High School

EmergeOrtho solidifies its commitment to the Triangle community, ensuring that health, wellness, and sportsmanship thrive for generations.

Looking Forward

As we begin this journey with North Carolina FC, we look forward to the opportunities and successes. This partnership signifies more than just a collaboration between a healthcare provider and a sports team; it is a union of shared values, dedication to excellence, and a mutual commitment to community well-being.

Visit our website to learn more about EmergeOrtho’s sports medicine care and how we can help you or your loved ones stay at the top of your game. Do not wait to take the next step in your health journey—request an appointment with EmergeOrtho-Triangle Region today and experience the difference of top-tier orthopedic care.

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