Northeast Generals Junior Hockey Names University Orthopedics as Official Orthopedic Provider

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. The Northeast Generals, an Attleboro-based premiere Tier II junior hockey organization, recently became the latest sports organization to select University Orthopedics as its official orthopedic provider.

University Orthopedics – the official orthopedic provider for multiple sports organizations at the amateur, collegiate, and professional levels – will, through a partnership announced today, provide Northeast Generals teams with all levels of musculoskeletal and orthopedic care. 

“As we help bring players to the next level, the Generals organization prides itself on treating our athletes as people first and hockey players second. Their health and safety matters to us and ensuring they have access to the best possible orthopedic care is paramount,” said Matt Atherton, Northeast Generals’ president of business operations. 

“We are excited to partner with an esteemed and community-based organization like the Northeast Generals,” said Edward Akelman, MD, President of University Orthopedics. “We look forward to supporting these talented athletes and helping them continue to not only compete but excel, at the highest levels.”

In addition to the Northeast Generals, University Orthopedics proudly serves as the official orthopedic provider of the Providence Bruins, the Newport Gulls, Festival Ballet Providence, the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association, and Eastern Connecticut Conference, as well as collegiate programs at Brown University, University of Rhode Island and Salve Regina University.