Monthly Archives: March 2012

Mar
15
2012
Dr. Daniel Green, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. My 15-year-old son plays football and one of his teammates injured his shoulder. Is it common for adolescents to get shoulder surgery for major injuries? Shoulder injuries in teenagers are … More…

Mar
12
2012
Human brain

Today marks the start of Brain Awareness Week! The brain plays a critical role in mobility, as shown by people who have Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s … More…

Mar
9
2012
Basketball player

March Madness is underway, and whatever your playing level, no one wants to get sidelined by an injury. Ankle sprains and injuries to the knee, particularly the ACL (anterior cruciate … More…

Mar
5
2012
Young baseball pitcher

Spring training is here and its time to start gearing up for the baseball season. Did you know that Little League and adolescent throwers are as susceptible to many of … More…