Sports Medicine / Nonsurgical Orthopaedics

Watson Clinic's Sports Medicine/Nonsurgical Orthopaedics department handles nonsurgical treatment of sports injuries, sports-related medical diseases, musculoskeletal medicine and joint injections/aspirations. They work closely with our Orthopaedic Surgery team.

 Sports Medicine & Nonsurgical Orthopaedic Physicians & Providers:

Dr. Salvador Montenegro
Salvador O. Montenegro, MD
Dr. Montenegro's Patient Questionnaire
Dr. Montenegro's Brochure
  • Medical School: Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine, Guadalajara, Mexico, MD
  • Intership & Residency: Texas Tech University, El Paso, TX, Family Practice
  • Fellowship: American Sports Medicine Institute, Alabama Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Center, Birmingham, AL, Sports Medicine
  • Board-certified: Family Medicine & Sports Medicine
  • Member: American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, Central-American Medical Society, Eastern Orthopaedic Society
  • Team Physician: Florida operations for the Detroit Tigers, the Lakeland Flying Tigers, Florida Southern College, Southeastern University, George Jenkins High School, Lake Gibson High School, Kathleen High School
  • Athletic Trainer: Bethany Nkosi, MS, LAT, ATC

Dr. Marc Volpe
Marc Volpe, MD
Dr. Volpe's Patient Questionnaire
  • Medical School: Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH, MD
  • Internship: Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, OH, Surgery
  • Residency: Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, OH, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Board-certified: Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
  • Member: American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association, Chief of Surgery at Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center (LRH)
  • Awards: Recognized as Top Orthopaedic Surgeon by Money Magazine, America's Top Orthopedists by the Consumers' Research Council of America, Chief of Surgery at Lakeland Regional Health Medical Center (LRH), former Orthopaedics Department Chairman
  • Team Physician: Numerous professional football and baseball athletes, golfers, athletic organizations
  • Distinction: First Orthopaedic surgeon in the area to perform Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) techniques for total and partial joint replacement and first to use computer navigation for joint replacement surgery
  • Registered Nurse Practitioner: William K. Beatty, DNP, APRN 


Watson Clinic Main
1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33805

Watson Clinic Center for Specialized Rehabilitation
2190 E. County Road 540A
Lakeland, FL 33813

Watson Clinic Highlands
2300 E. County Road 540A
Lakeland Highlands, FL 33813

Please call 863-680-7214 for additional information.