Orthopedic ONE's team of sports medicine physicians, surgeons, therapists, sports nutritionists, and certified athletic trainers are proud to be the official sports medicine provider to the Ohio AAA Blue Jackets. As part of an exclusive partnership agreement, Orthopedic ONE offers onsite, game, and tournament coverage, injury prevention, and related health resources to the AAA Blue Jackets. The partnership provides services and benefits to enhance the experience for all members of the AAA Blue Jacket team, including players, families, coaches, and directors.
Your Sports Medicine Team
Josh Horn serves as our program's Head Athletic Trainer. A graduate of Ohio University and former hockey player, Josh has a wealth of knowledge of experience. Couple that with his passion and understanding for the game of hockey, Josh always has our player's health and best interests in mind when helping them rehabilitate and recover.
Dr. Larry Watson has served as our head team physician since our partnership with O1 began in 2015. Dr. Watson is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports injuries and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee. He also serves as the team orthopedic surgeon for the Columbus Blue Jackets. Dr. Watson has been repeatedly voted best orthopedic surgeon and top sports orthopedist in Central Ohio by his peers, and has been included in the America’s Top Doctors® list featured in Columbus Monthly each year since 2015.
Dr. Larry Watson
Connect with Us
Healthy Roster is a FREE mobile app/website program connecting athletes, parents and coaches with licensed athletic trainers from Orthopedic ONE.
When dealing with a sports injury, help is one tap away!
The Healthy Roster mobile app includes:
- Access to a licensed athletic trainer via chat, voice or video
- Injury tracking and updates so that our medical staff, coaches and families are always in communication and on the same page
- Guardian and parent accounts
- One account for families with multiple children in the program
- HIPAA compliant for safe and secure service
Ohio AAA Blue Jackets athletes who do not currently use Healthy Roster can request an invitation by contact Josh Horn or by calling the Orthopedic ONE Sports Injury Hotline at (614) 827-8210
Sports Injury Hotline
The Orthopedic ONE/Ohio AAA Blue Jackets Sports Injury Hotline is available to all families at 614.827.8210 if you cannot see the Athletic Trainer during established hours. This is an on-call voice messaging service for your non-emergency Sports Medicine concerns and appointment requests.
If you have experienced an injury that does not require immediate attention, would like to schedule an injury consultation or if you have general questions regarding sports medicine care, please feel free to contact our Sports Injury Hotline. The Certified Athletic Trainer on call will receive messages 7 days a week and will return calls between the hours of 8 AM and 7 PM.
This service provides a no-cost consultation with an Orthopedic ONE Certified Athletic Trainer. Should an appointment with a physician be required, traditional patient visit costs do apply.