About Andrew Lawrence


Dr. Lawrence, a primary care sports medicine physician, has participated in athletics all of his life and notes that sports have been very influential in the person he is and his practice philosophy. He has been blessed with opportunities to be involved with care of athletes at many different professional and amateur levels of competition. Dr. Lawrence is well-qualified to manage activity related illness or injuries in people of all ages and all levels of sports. His goal is to get athletes of all ages back to full participation as safely and quickly as possible. A Sikeston, MO native, Dr. Lawrence is excited to be back in southeast Missouri with his wife and two children.


Sports Medicine


Sports Medicine, Orthopedics



Office Locations

1723 Broadway, Suite 315
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701    Maps & Directions
Phone: 573-519-4960
Office Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

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  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Certificate of added qualifications in Sports Medicine


  • 2007, Missouri State University, BS
  • 2011, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, MD


  • 2014, Family Medicine, AnMed Health


  • 2015, AnMed Health, in affiliation with Clemson University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American College of Sports Medicine


Let’s face it – shoulder injuries are painful. SoutheastHEALTH sports medicine specialist Dr. Andrew Lawrence explains types of shoulder injuries and how strengthening your shoulder can help prevent these annoying injuries.

SoutheastHEALTH Sports Medicine and Family Practice physician Dr. Andrew Lawrence is fellowship trained in managing activity related injuries in people of all ages and all levels of sports. His cutting edge expertise includes diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound and ultrasound guided orthopedic injections. Today, he shares advice on treating two common sports-related injuries- sprains and strains.

Areas of Expertise

  • Activity related illnesses in the athlete
  • Adolescent sports medicine
  • Adult sports medicine
  • Arthritis
  • Concussion management
  • Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Orthopedic injections with and without ultrasound guidance
  • Pre-participation physical examinations for the athlete
  • Strains/ sprains
  • Tendonitis