Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is the proud provider of health care to Cincinnati Country Day School. Our medical team helps athletes perform their best by providing preventative services, emergency care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions.
HEAD TEAM PHYSICIAN: DR. PETER CHA
Peter Cha, M.D., is an orthopedic surgeon and president of Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. Dr. Cha currently serves as the team physician of the Cincinnati Wolfhounds rugby team, medical director to numerous area high schools, as well as an orthopedic consult for Xavier University athletics and the Cincinnati Reds.
Dr. Peter Cha received his undergraduate degree from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. He then went on to earn his medical degree and complete his residency at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.
He completed his orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh. While in Pittsburgh, Dr. Cha acted as the assistant team physician for the University of Pittsburgh Division 1 athletic teams, and had the opportunity to work with the medical staff to the Pittsburgh Steelers of the NFL.
His interests include sports related injuries and pathology of the shoulder, knee, hip, elbow, foot & ankle, and hand & wrist. Dr. Peter Cha specializes in sports medicine including trauma, reconstructive procedures, minimally invasive surgical techniques, and arthroscopy.
ATHLETIC TRAINER: PAIGE MCDOWELL
Paige McDowell graduated from the University of Cincinnati in 2020 with a bachelor's degree in athletic training. Paige has experience in the durable medical equipment (DME) department at Beacon, as well as outreach events within the community. While earning her degree, Paige completed clinical rotations with the University of Cincinnati's baseball and women’s basketball programs, Archbishop Moeller High School, Sycamore High School, and Wyoming High School. Paige has volunteered at various events around Cincinnati including the Flying Pig and mass physicals.
Beacon Summit Woods Hours of Operation
Monday to Thursday: 8am-5pm
Orthopedic Urgent Care Walk-In Clinic at Summit Woods
Expert orthopedic care with no appointment needed! Walk-in care for sprains and strains, dislocations, fractures, concussions, and other orthopedic injuries. You do not have to be a current patient of Beacon Orthopaedics and most health insurance plans are accepted.