Extreme swimmers and divers face challenges different than pool swimmers. At the International Extreme Sports Medicine Congress, orthopedic surgeons discussed tips to avoid injuries in swimming and diving.“Swimming is something we all do, it looks like a lot of fun,” Thomas R. Hackett, MD, said during his presentation. “What’s the difference between ... swimming and
Should I Visit An Orthopedic Surgeon?
Below, we share some symptoms or issues that suggest that your best bet is to "Look for the O" and schedule an appointment with an orthopedic surgeon.
What is sports medicine
Each specialist is trained to do a highly skilled job and knowing who to see when can make all the world of difference when it comes to your treatment plan and care.
Why does my shoulder hurt? An orthopedic surgeon weighs in
Pain in the shoulder can be overwhelming and confusing. Here, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Benjamin Parker provides information and possible treatment options.
Sports Medicine Training Tips: Swimming
Swimmers, coaches and medical professionals continually seek to optimize performance and reduce the risk of injury in training and competition. The following are recommendations from UW Health Sports Medicine professionals aimed at preventing swimming related injuries
Edina Orthopedic Surgeon
Toe pain is something that a large portion of Americans deal with on a regular basis, especially as they get older. But what tends to cause this discomfort, and how can you treat the pain so every step doesn’t come with a grimace of pain? We answer those questions and more in today’s blog. Dealing …
Becker's ASC Review: How ASCs Can Benefit From Adding Sports Medicine
By Anuja Vaidya | Becker’s ASC Review | View Full Article Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Gary Brazina discusses the advantages of adding sports medicine procedures at ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). In the Becker’s ASC Review article, Dr. Brazina says that the ASC setting usually involves a patient population of young, healthy and athletic individuals, resulting in low risks for complications In addition, most of the sports medicine…
Hip Labral Tears: What They Are and When to See An Orthopedic Surgeon Like Dr. Matsuda
What is a hip labral tear A healthy hip is supported by a ring of cartilage, called a labrum, which acts a seal designed to keep the ball at the top of the thighbone securely in place in the hip socket. When the labrum suffers damage due to physical injury or structural abnormalities it can tear resulting in a hip labral tear. Hip labral tears can happen to anyone from accidents such as a fall or injury that leads to dislocation of the…
When should I see a primary care sports medicine physician?
Whether your child is joining a sports team at school this fall or you consider yourself a weekend warrior, you should know that a primary care sports medicine physician is able to treat all the active members of your family in case of injury
Ankle injuries, concussions top Loyola sports medicine update on 'Chicago Huddle'
Loyola sports medicine expert Pietro Tonino, MD, discusses how ankle injuries and concussions are assessed and treated with Patrick Mannelly and Chicago Bear...
10 Questions to ask Your Orthopedic Surgeon
When you need orthopedic surgery, it is important to see a qualified surgeon who has plenty of experience doing exactly the type of surgery you need to have performed. While this will give you the best opportunity to achieve your best possible post-surgery goals, it is also very important to be informed and comfortable about …
Tips from the Sports Medicine Team Vol. 10: Heat vs. Ice
Cooley Dickinson Chief of Orthopedic Surgery Jonathan Fallon, DO, discusses the merits of heat vs. ice in sports medicine with UMass Head Athletic Trainer Je...
Tips from the Sports Medicine Team Vol 2: Maintaining an Active Lifestyle
Cooley Dickinson Chief of Orthopedic Surgery Dr. Jonathan Fallon, DO and UMass Associate Athletic Director Jeff Smith discuss how sports medicine providers c...
Top Orthopedic Surgeons Pennsylvania
For those in need of ankle, knee, hip, or spinal surgery or other orthopedic surgery here is a list of the top orthopedic surgeons in Pennsylvania.
Dr. Brent Sinicrope: Why choose KDH for Orthopedic care and Sports Medicine care
Dr. Brent Sinicrope talks about why KDH is a great choice for Sports Medicine and Orthopedic care.
Dr. Silverman Named A Top 15 Influencer Among All Orthopedic Surgeons
According to the study, Dr. Lance Silverman is the 15th most influential doctor in orthopedic surgery.
What To Do If You Have an AC Dislocation: Watch Dr. Clayton Lane of AOC Sports Medicine Explain
Thanks to modern medicine, surgery, and the skills of sports medicine specialists at Alabama Orthopaedic Clinic, shoulder separations can be surgically repaired through 4 small “poke holes” rather than the large incisions of the past. Shoulder separations, aka AC (acromioclavicular) dislocations often heal without surgery, but when they don’t it can be career-ending for an athlete. …
Top Orthopedic Surgeons New Haven, CT
For those in need of ankle, knee, hip, or spinal surgery or other orthopedic surgery here is a list of the top orthopedic surgeons in New Haven, CT.
What is a Ruptured Ligament? Hampton Roads Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Our specialists at HROSM are trained to deal with treating ruptures and sprains. Athletes and weekend warriors trust us with their orthopedic care