Monthly Archives: June 2017

Frequently Asked Questions About ACL Arthroscopic Surgery

June 22nd, 2017 (No Comments)

Surgery can be a nerve-wracking experience even for the bravest athlete. However, much of that fear comes from the unknown. Questions patients often ask themselves are: What is going to happen during surgery? Am I going to recover quickly? What is the experience going to feel like? Injury to the ACL, or Anterior Cruciate Ligament, […]

Common Basketball Injuries And How To Prevent Them

June 14th, 2017 (No Comments)

Those who practice sports medicine and rehabilitation are estimated to bring in revenue worth $21 billion every year. This is because of the amount of attention we give our sports and athletes. America loves a good sports game and as a result we push our athletes to their greatest abilities. And pushing those athletes often […]

Three Common Baseball Injuries To Be On the Lookout For

June 12th, 2017 (No Comments)

140,932 people are employed in the sports medicine industry in the United States alone. This isn’t too surprising considering the love Americans have for sports. Baseball is considered America’s pastime and ranks as the second most popular sport after Football.

How to Prevent Common Baseball Injuries

June 9th, 2017 (No Comments)

Because baseball is a contact sport rather than a collision sport, most injuries are often caused by overuse of the muscle, tendon, and ligaments in a given area. Common injuries in baseball players visiting a center for sports medicine and orthopaedics or physical therapy clinic are found typically in the wrist, elbow, and shoulder.

Dr. Wamack on “This N That”

June 8th, 2017 (No Comments)