Sports Medicine

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Concussions are head injuries causing a temporary brain dysfunction rather than a structural injury.
Concussion / Head Injuries

With the increase of head injuries in sports and their potential long-term effects, our office has implemented baseline screening of patients participating in athletic programs.
Impact Testing

Heat induced illness in young children and adolescents is preventable. Exertional Heatstroke is the leading cause of preventable death in high school athletes.
Heat Stress & Exercise

Nutrition and Hydration are so important for young athletes. These – adapted from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, can answer many of your questions.
Sports Nutrition & Hydration

“Ready. Set. Prevent.” is a lower extremity injury prevention program developed by doctors and physical therapists at the Sports Medicine and Performance Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Injury Prevention Program – Ready, Set, Prevent

 

General Guidelines for Sports Hygiene, Skin Infections and Communicable Diseases