While running and jogging can be great to help you stay in tip-top shape, you know that pounding the pavement can take a toll on your body. Not only do running and sports injuries disrupt your training, but these injuries can affect all other areas of your life as well. Common Sports Injuries in Runners… Continue reading How To Prevent Sports Injuries from Running and Jogging
When you are injured, and your performance on the field is on the line, it’s critical to visit a specialist to access the best treatments for recovery. Sports injuries not only affect your game, but they can have a life-long impact on other areas of your life as well. Orthopedic sports medicine is a sub-specialty… Continue reading What Is Orthopedic Sports Medicine?
It makes sense that professional or semi-professional athletes work closely with sports medicine doctors. Activities on and off the field can affect an athlete’s performance in the game. A sports medicine specialist can play an essential role in supporting athletes to achieve the highest level of performance possible. But did you know that sports medicine… Continue reading Sports Medicine Is Not Just for Athletes
How much is tendonitis affecting your performance in the game? Even if you are only experiencing mild pain or discomfort, these symptoms can affect your function and focus in the moments that matter most. Instead of pushing through the pain, consider the benefits of talking with a sports medicine doctor. Our team at Orthopedic Associates… Continue reading How Sports Medicine Doctors Treat Tendonitis
It’s exhilarating to feel the excitement when the Friday Night Lights turn on, and the team rushes onto the field. Football is an All-American sport that families love to enjoy. Whether you are coaching your children on a little league team or playing on an intramural or professional team, orthopedic care is critical to preventing… Continue reading Most Common Football Injuries in Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
At Orthopedic Associates, we are working hard to provide high-quality care for patients of all ages. Our doctors are highly specialized in conditions relating to the musculoskeletal system. As a result, we offer a full range of specialties in our office, with a team that works together to provide optimal services for each patient. Today… Continue reading Orthopedic Surgeon Spotlight: Ian G. Wilkofsky, M.D.
When you step onto the playing field, you want to be sure that you are playing at the top of your game. Not only do you think about performance, but it’s equally as important to consider how your physical fitness affects safety as well. Both professional athletes and weekend warriors require strong muscles, high energy,… Continue reading What Is The Purpose of a Sports Medicine Doctor?
When you lace up your running shoes, can you enjoy a great run without feeling pain after your exercise session? Whether you are running for exercise or training for sports performance, you must be proactive about protecting your body from chronic injuries. Running is one of the most popular ways to stay in shape. It… Continue reading Being Smart About Preventing Running Injuries – from Sports Medicine Doctors
There’s nothing more exciting than stepping onto the field or court for a big game! Whether you are in the playoffs or enjoying a fun recreational scrimmage, protecting your health and performance is essential. Both professional athletes and weekend warriors are prone to sports injuries. When you are engaging in activities that put pressure on… Continue reading How to Prevent Sports Injuries – From Sports Medicine Doctors
Running is a popular way to exercise – but what would an orthopedic specialist say about it? Better yet, what would a foot and ankle specialist say about running? We sat down with our very own Dr. Michael Willenborg to hear about hi story, running, losing weight, and the impact running can have on your… Continue reading Running to Lose Weight: An Interview with Orthopedic Surgeon, Michael J. Willenborg, M.D.