Duke Health is one of only three U.S. FIFA Medical Centers of Excellence and one of 49 in the world. FIFA, the international governing body of soccer, awards this designation to established centers that have demonstrated leadership in soccer medicine with facilities and programs designed specifically for the sport. Duke collaborates with U.S. Soccer and other FIFA Centers of Excellence to provide athletes from around the country with the highest-quality, sport-specific care.
Whether you play soccer professionally, on a school or club team, or for recreation, when injury prevents you from participating in the sport you love, the impact can be significant. No matter your skill level or age, our team of experts provides a full range of services for the soccer athlete. As a FIFA Medical Center of Excellence, we focus not only on injury treatment and rehabilitation, but also on prevention and education. Our goal is to keep you playing at the top of your game, injury-free.
FIFA Medical Center of Excellence
School, Club, and Community Programs
Our team works with athletes, athletic trainers, and coaches from local middle schools, high schools, colleges, and sports clubs to help athletes achieve their personal best while avoiding injury. These include Tobacco Road FC, Oak City United, Triangle United Soccer Association, and Wake FC. Our athletic medicine staff also work with Duke athletes throughout the school year and are on the field at many Duke athletic games. We also provide medical coverage at soccer practices, games, and tournaments around the Triangle.
Duke Health offers locations throughout the Triangle. Find one near you.
Duke sports medicine specialists are the official team doctors for all Duke sports teams.