A sports hernia, or athletic pubalgia, is a type of groin injury that happens during athletic activity. It results from a significant stretch or tear in the lower oblique muscles of the abdomen that attach to the pubic bone. It sometimes involves damage to the inner thigh muscle, as well.
To diagnose your sports hernia and prevent it from worsening, see a provider at Goshen Physicians Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Our team of specialists works together to provide the personalized care you need to get back in the game.
Serving the people of Elkhart County and surrounding areas, we treat sports hernias in Goshen, Nappanee and Shipshewana, IN. Call (574) 534-2548 to make an appointment with one of our board certified, fellowship trained providers.