Louis Gerena, MD

Louis Gerena, MD

Physician in Mount Pleasant, SC
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Rating 4.7
(426 Reviews)
Specialties: Orthopaedics - Sports Medicine
NPI #1588013221

Louis Arsenio Gerena, MD

Dr. Louis Gerena is a non-surgical orthopaedic and sports medicine physician. He specializes in diagnosing and managing musculoskeletal and sports injuries including fractures, sprains, arthritis, tendon injuries, and exercise-related illnesses. Dr. Gerena treats these issues with medications, injections, physical therapy, bracing, and other options. He is trained in performing ultrasound-guided injections including cortisone, biologics such as platelet-rich plasma (PRP), and prolotherapy. Dr. Gerena received his medical degree from Florida State University College of Medicine. He completed his family medicine training at the Trident/MUSC Family Medicine Residency Program in Charleston, South Carolina, where he was a team doctor for the James Island Charter High School. At his residency graduation, he was awarded the title of "Resident Teacher of the Year." He went on to receive his certification in Primary Care Sports Medicine at Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham, Alabama, founded by the world-renown surgeon Dr. James Andrews. During his fellowship, he was the team physician for Briarwood Christian High School, the University of West Alabama, and Birmingham-Southern College and cared for athletes at the University of Alabama monthly. Dr. Gerena is currently the team physician for the South Carolina Stingrays, Charleston Riverdogs, and the College of Charleston. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.

Board Certifications: Family Medicine, Sports Medicine

My Offices

  • Map of 1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd. in Mount Pleasant
    Primary Office
    MUSC Health Chuck Dawley Medical Park
    1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd.
    Building A
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    SaturdayClosed
    SundayClosed
  • Map of 5500 Front St in Summerville
    MUSC Health Nexton Medical Park
    5500 Front St
    Suite 320
    Summerville, SC 29483
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    SaturdayClosed
    SundayClosed
  • Map of 2060 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard in Charleston
    MUSC Health West Ashley Medical Pavilion - Epic Center
    2060 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard
    Charleston, SC 29407
    US
    Day of the WeekHours
    Monday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Tuesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Wednesday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Thursday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Friday8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    SaturdayClosed
    SundayClosed

Insurances Accepted

Clinical Areas of Interest
  • Sports injury (non-operative)
  • Shoulder injuries
  • Fracture care
  • Hip pain
  • Ultrasound-guided injections
  • Arthritis
  • Foot and ankle injury
  • Joint injections
  • Knee injuries
  • Sports concussion
Languages
  • English
Gender
  • Male

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