Treatment Options for Knee Pain and Injuries

Knee injuries can occur with activities like jogging, basketball, tennis or inline skating. When we change direction, twist with our feet planted, stop suddenly, or jump and land awkwardly, our knees can take a hit. To treat simple knee sprains and strains, rest, ice packs and elevation are usually all you need. But if you … Read More

ACL Injuries in Teen Athletes

Without fail each fall, I will receive a phone call from one of our trusted athletic trainers (ATCs) that proceeds as follows. ATC: “Hello, doc. Have a kid here, twisted his knee during the game Friday night and was unable to continue. The knee became more and more swollen over a 24-hour period. It is … Read More