2080S0010X Taxonomy Code - Sports Medicine

Taxonomy Code

Code:
2080S0010X

Type:
Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification:
Pediatrics

Specialization:
Sports Medicine

Version:
NCCU Provider Taxonomy Version 16.1

Definition:
A pediatrician who is responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of injury and illness. A sports medicine physician must have knowledge and experience in the promotion of wellness and the prevention of injury. Knowledge about special areas of medicine such as exercise physiology, biomechanics, nutrition, psychology, physical rehabilitation, epidemiology, physical evaluation, injuries (treatment and prevention and referral practice) and the role of exercise in promoting a healthy lifestyle are essential to the practice of sports medicine. The sports medicine physician requires special education to provide the knowledge to improve the healthcare of the individual engaged in physical exercise (sports) whether as an individual or in team participation.

Level:
Level III - Area of Specialization


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No. Taxonomy Code Taxonomy Clasification Taxonomy Specialization
1 208000000X Pediatrics
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5 2080H0002X Pediatrics Hospice and Palliative Medicine
6 2080I0007X Pediatrics Clinical & Laboratory Immunology
7 2080N0001X Pediatrics Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
8 2080P0006X Pediatrics Developmental � Behavioral Pediatrics
9 2080P0008X Pediatrics Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
10 2080P0201X Pediatrics Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
11 2080P0202X Pediatrics Pediatric Cardiology
12 2080P0203X Pediatrics Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
13 2080P0204X Pediatrics Pediatric Emergency Medicine
14 2080P0205X Pediatrics Pediatric Endocrinology
15 2080P0206X Pediatrics Pediatric Gastroenterology
16 2080P0207X Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
17 2080P0208X Pediatrics Pediatric Infectious Diseases
18 2080P0210X Pediatrics Pediatric Nephrology
19 2080P0214X Pediatrics Pediatric Pulmonology
20 2080P0216X Pediatrics Pediatric Rheumatology
21 2080S0012X Pediatrics Sleep Medicine
22 2080T0002X Pediatrics Medical Toxicology
23 2080T0004X Pediatrics Pediatric Transplant Hepatology


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