George Cyril M.D., FAAPMR -  - Physiatrist

George Cyril M.D., FAAPMR

Physiatrist located in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, CA & Marina del Rey, CA

Sports Medicine Specialist

Top-rated physiatrist Dr. George Cyril, with offices in Beverly Hills, and Marina del Rey, California, utilizes the most-advanced, non-surgical treatments providing sports medicine care and the rehabilitation from all types of sports injuries for patients throughout the greater Los Angeles area.

Sports Medicine Q & A

Why should I see a physiatrist for my sports injuries?

Physiatrists, also called physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians, provide highly-individualized, eclectic and conservative treatment plans that can help serious athletes to weekend warriors, recover without risky, costly and painful surgeries. These specialists have expertise and access to the widest array of rehabilitative tools and seek to correct the cause of a problem, as well as, manage pain and offer preventative strategies. Physiatrists design and seamlessly oversee plans that may also incorporate treatment from other medical professionals. They are also able to provide sports-specific treatment and preventive techniques that don’t just rehabilitate, but also condition athletes to perform their best. 

What are the most common types of sports injuries?

The most common sports injuries include:

  • sprains and strains
  • knee injuries, such as ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) tears and MCL (medial collateral ligament) tears
  • swollen or pulled muscles, especially pulled groin muscles and pulled hamstrings
  • Achilles tendon injuries
  • shin splints (pain along the shin bone)
  • rotator cuff injuries
  • breaks and fractures
  • dislocations
  • concussions
  • shoulder separations
  • joint pain
  • muscle spasms

What experience does Dr. Cyril have in treating sports injuries?

Dr. Cyril specializes in non-operative spine medicine, sports medicine and regenerative medicine. He was fellowship trained in interventional spine and sports medicine at the renowned Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, an affiliate of the New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Cornell Medical Center and rated best in the country for orthopedic care by U.S. News & World Report. Dr. Cyril is formally trained in use of state-of-the-art in-office ultrasound guided procedures, along with the application of regenerative therapies, such as platelet rich plasma (PRP) and stem cells harvested from a patient's own bone marrow. In addition, Dr. Cyril has served as a team physician for several NCAA Division I sports teams, including: men's lacrosse, both men's and women's basketball, and men's and women's soccer. 

 

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Testimonials

Words from our patients

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    "Dr. Cyril is excellent! His vast knowledge to find and use the most effective techniques with precision is undeniable."

    Rachel M.
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    "Simply one of the best doctors of ever been to to treat my symptoms. He's kind gentle knowledgeable and caring."

    Dean S.
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    "Wow! Patient, caring, thorough, and open minded. So thankful we found him to help my mother. We come from out of town but it's worth the drive."

    Becka R.
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    "Dr. Cyril put me under a conservative but aggressive comprehensive pain management plan that did not require surgery."

    Dilara E.
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    "I have been to two doctors who wanted to do surgery and Dr. Cyril helped me without sending me to surgery. I am thankful for his honesty and expertise."

    Paloma B.
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