Knowledge Is Prevention

As part of our commitment to helping all athletes prevent injury, heal, manage pain and get back in the game as quickly as possible, here are a few of the most common types of sports-related injuries. The more you know about them, the better chance you will have at preventing them and ending your season early.


Common Sports Injuries and Conditions


Arthritis of Hip

Carpal Tunnel


Disc Herniation

Lower Back Pain 

Meniscal Tear

Neck Pain

Plantar Fasciitis

Rotator Cuff Injuries

Runner's Knee


Shin Splints

Shoulder Impingement

Snapping Hip

Sprained Ankle

Stress Fracture

For information about sports injuries and treatment approaches, visit the website of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Find a physician who specializes in sports medicine.

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