15 Misconceptions Surrounding ACL Reconstruction Surgery A fun fact about myself: I’ve never broken a bone or required surgery for any injury in my life and I hope to keep it that way. Growing up as a swimmer but a huge NBA fan, I witnessed a few injuries on the TV that most swimmers would…

Those of you who follow sports may have heard of the dreaded inexplicable phenomenon. In the golf and baseball worlds it’s called the yips, to dart throwers, it’s known as dartitis. It has been called by other names as well including Steve Blass disease, Steve Sax syndrome, and, more broadly in the medical world,  focal…

When you hear the word cricket, some of you may think of the insect. The ones you hear on those warm summer nights chirping, but I am talking about cricket the sport. You don’t think it’s a dangerous game, such as football where players collide with one another frequently. That doesn’t mean that injuries are…

Baseball is America’s greatest past time, but it is also tough on the body. It requires athletes to have power, speed, mobility, explosiveness, consistency, among many other attributes. Due to the complexity of skills required, think about the hours he or she (softball requires very similar skills) will spend training, the countless hours in the…