Blog Archives

Does My Child Have a Sports Injury?

Does My Child Have a Sports Injury?

Not every injury is immediately obvious. Parents, watch out for these warning signs in your athlete. When it comes to healthy pastimes for your kids, you really can't get any better than sports teams and games. Most sports provide plenty …

Category Categories: Sports Medicine | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Does My Child Have a Sports Injury?
Treating and Preventing Common Injuries for Runners

Treating and Preventing Common Injuries for Runners

\Picking up a regular habit of running can be great for your health – if done right. Overexerting yourself, ignoring your body’s signals, or even choosing the wrong shoes, could result in an injury that might keep you off your …

Category Categories: Sports Medicine | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Treating and Preventing Common Injuries for Runners
Get Moving and Stay Safe: How to Avoid Common Exercise Injuries

Get Moving and Stay Safe: How to Avoid Common Exercise Injuries

The new year brings an exciting and renewed commitment to physical activity. Unfortunately, with this increased focus on fitness comes a higher number of sports and exercise related injuries. The top 5 injuries related to exercise include: sprains, strains, knee …

Category Categories: Sports Medicine | Tag Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on Get Moving and Stay Safe: How to Avoid Common Exercise Injuries
What Does an MCL Injury Mean for Your Athlete?

What Does an MCL Injury Mean for Your Athlete?

Eric Eifler, MD, Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Children, teens and college athletes involved in competitive sports are, unfortunately, at greater risk for a variety of knee injuries. In fact, 18-23% of most football injuries involve the knee. One very common …

Category Categories: Main | Tag Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Comments Off on What Does an MCL Injury Mean for Your Athlete?