Author: OrthoNY

Common Shoulder Injuries In Football You Should Be Aware Of

We love our football whether it’s pee wee, high school, college, or professional. We love to watch it, and youngsters and adults like to play it. Unfortunately, no amount of padding and equipment can prevent injuries from occurring, especially to the shoulder. Here are some common shoulder injuries in football you should be aware of.

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Shoulder Replacement For Arthritis: What You Need To Know

Almost every movement can involve your shoulder, so when something is wrong like arthritis, it can impact your daily activities. If you have tried all the medications, exercises, physical therapy, and other non-surgical treatments, and nothing has reduced your pain, it’s time to talk about shoulder replacement for arthritis.

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Being A Male Or Female Can Affect Your Orthopedic Injury

The fact that being a male or female can affect your orthopedic injury is news to many. There are many differences between males and females, as the difference in muscle mass, bones, and ligaments make each sex more vulnerable to different injuries. Understanding these distinctions can help to prevent future injuries.

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Signs You May Be Suffering From A Herniated Disc

Many folks will tell you they were doing the most inane thing, like tying their shoes, when they suddenly couldn’t move. Their lower back felt like it had been hit by a train. If you suffer from lower back pain, no doubt something like this has happened to you too. This could be one of the signs you may be suffering from a herniated disc.

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Treatment For Shoulder Injuries Due To Overhead Sports

As the weather warms up, professional baseball players are back on the diamond, tennis players are competing on the courts, swimmers jump in the pool, and let’s not forget all the weekend warriors who will be giving it their all. No matter your level of expertise, those who participate in overhead sports are likely to suffer a shoulder injury of some type. Get to know the signs and treatment for shoulder injuries due to overhead sports.

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Educational Seminar: Treatment of Knee Pain

Join Kevin Kleis, DO, from OrthoNY for an educational seminar on knee pain. Dr. Kleis will discuss common causes and a variety of treatment options, including Mako SmartRobotics™, an innovative robotics system that creates a personalized join replacement surgical plan. There will be a question and answer session at the end of the program.

Presented by Kevin Kleis, DO

May 26, 2021

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Virtual Meeting via WebEx

Registration is required to receive the virtual program link. Call (518) 580-2450, or visit saratogahospital.org/classes.

Download the PDF about the event here.