Oakland, CA - Oakland Roots announce partnership with Bay Area based Muir Orthopaedic Specialists to serve as the team's Official Player Orthopaedics Partner. Muir Orthopaedic Specialists and Dr. Roth will be the team's lead physician for the 2021 USL Championship season.
“We worked with Dr. Roth in the past two seasons and had a great relationship with him,” said Taylor Beggs, Director of Partnerships at Oakland Roots. “We are excited to continue to build that relationship with Muir Orthopaedic Specialists to ensure that our players get the highest quality of care available to them.”
Muir Orthopaedic Specialists will provide Oakland Roots players with all needed doctor visits, entrance and exit physicals, serve as the designated physician for all Roots Home games, perform any required surgeries and physical therapy. Muir Orthopaedic Specialists will be featured on the back of the official practice jerseys including integration in other unique game day assets.
“The Oakland Roots are one of the most impactful, purpose driven brands in professional sports, and we are thrilled to join them to improve the health of the Bay Area communities we serve,” said Tomi Barton, Marketing and Communications Manager at Muir Orthopaedic Specialists. “Additionally, broadening our partnership with the Oakland Roots to become the official team physician and player orthopedics partner demonstrates our ability to specialize in providing care at the highest level of pro sports. We look forward to supporting the ongoing health of the team and the surrounding community.”