• AthletiCare Physicians

    Athletes are highly motivated to get better quickly. The physicians at AthletiCare understand this and work with athletes to get them back in the game as soon as medically possible. Our physicians see everyone from weekend warriors to elite athletes.

    AthletiCare offers a full range of orthopedic consultation and treatment, including but not limited to:

    • Arthroscopic surgery and knee reconstruction
    • Other surgical options and evaluations
    • Treatment of sports injuries to knee, foot, ankle, shoulder, hip, and back (sprains, strains, fractures, dislocations)
    • Treatment of overuse injuries, such as tendonitis and stress fractures
    • Gait, running and throwing video analysis
    • Custom orthotic fitting
    • X-ray
    • Casting 
    • Chronic ankle instability 
    • Hallux rigidus 
    • Peroneal tendon injury 

    Our board-certified physicians specialize in sports medicine, orthopedics and podiatry. They work closely to bring a wide range of expertise to each patient’s situation. Each one is dedicated to empowering individuals to reach their personal fitness and health goals, no matter their state of health or fitness.

    To make an appointment with an AthletiCare physician, please call 217-744-PLAY (7529).


    Dr-John-Fleischli(2) John G. Fleischli, DPM, FACFAS
    Podiatrist Board certified in foot surgery, Dr. Fleischli specializes in the surgical treatment of foot deformities.

    Dr-Terese-Laughlin Terese Laughlin, DPM
    Podiatrist Board certified in foot surgery, Dr. Laughlin has a special interest in running-related injuries.