by Sasha Kolbeck, MPT, DPT, OCS, COMT What is the Sportsmetrics™ program? It’s first important to know what it is used for. Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injuries are common and devastating for athletes. Most ACL injuries are non-contact injuries that occur in soccer, basketball, and skiing. The peak incidence occurs in the 14 to 25-year-old.
Category: Hip and Knee Pain
by Leo Quin, PT, OCS | Graphic Design by Kistner Creative By now, if you have been dealing with chronic hip pain or had an acute onset of pain related to an injury, you likely have heard of the hip labrum. And perhaps have wondered if you have a labral tear of your hip. What
Article Originally Featured on US News | Images Courtesy of Listopedia How to foil a common but preventable injury. “It is very common for women — four to eight times more common than it is for men — to tear their ACL,” says sports medicine expert and orthopaedic surgeon Miho Tanaka, M.D., director of the Women’s Sports Medicine program