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Dr. Francisco Macías

Medical | Orthopedics | Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Sportmed Medical Center In Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. Specialists in Sports science, Traumatology, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Rehabilitation vs Physical Therapy

Rehabilitation is a comprehensive process that requires the intervention of other disciplines in order to be successful, such as psychology and medicine. While Physical Therapy helps restore and strengthen the movement and function of muscles and joints.


Rehabilitation Clinic


Traumatology & Orthopedics

Specializing in a diagnose of the appropriate treatment, either through physical therapy or surgical intervention.

  • Pain in the joints or musculoskeletal after an injury
  • Pain in the hip or knee that gradually increases if you carry weight
  • Moderate or advanced arthritis in the hips or knees
  • Previous unsuccessful treatment for joint pain

Sport Nutrition

Providing the necessary nutrients to maintain an optimal state of health, health equals performance and recovery.

Depending on what an athlete eats, he will be able to see how his performance improves or, on the contrary, it is limited or even decreases, since a bad diet can favor injuries and fatigue.


Sport Psychology

Psychological knowledge and skills to address optimal performance and well-being of athletes.

  • Motivation
  • Confidence
  • Self-Esteem
  • Goal Setting
  • Athletic Performance
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Sports Medicine Clinic

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Sports Psychology
  • Orthopedics & Trauma
  • Gastroenterology

Wellness after 40’s

Academic classes open to the general public:

  • Nutrition (for Mental & Physical Health)
  • Nutrition & Technology
  • Physical Activity (for Brain & Health)
  • Health (Emotional & Mental)
  • Aesthetic Medicine & Anti-Aging
  • Hormonal Balance

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“Our approach is based on the development of prevention programs, timely diagnosis and treatment of injuries oriented to medical, surgical and rehabilitation conditions”



Dr. Francisco Macías

  • General Medicine – University Guadalajara Lamar
  • Master’s in Health Management – University del valle de México, Campus Zapopan
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Blvd. Nayarit #2-B, Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico


Monday – Friday (8 am – 8 pm)
Saturday (9 am – 2 pm)

What is Sport Physio?

Provision of advice and adaptation of rehabilitation in order to prevent injuries, restore optimal function of the body, and contribute to the improvement of sports performance.

What is Manual Physiotherapy?

Mobilizations, manipulations, tractions, stretching, therapeutic, relaxing, circulatory massage, transversal friction to achieve the normalization of muscle tone.

What is Physiotherapy in water?

The characteristics of the aquatic environment are beneficial because in the water there is no gravity and, therefore, there is no load, which allows the physiotherapist to move the joints with less pain.