Author Archives: Dr. Struan Coleman

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The one thing that almost everyone will agree on when discussing America’s pastime is that it’s a really difficult game to play well, especially at the professional level.  A major … More…

Dr. Struan Coleman, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. Will a hip arthroscopy fix a labral tear or will it eventually re-tear? Hip arthroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure used to treat a number of conditions of … More…

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April 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm

The NHL playoffs are underway, and having a strong abdominal and core muscle strength is important for keeping players in top form. Gregory Reinhardt, HSS Physical Therapist, says: "While skating, the activation of a hockey player's oblique muscles is crucial for their ability to constantly push off from their skates." To read more about core strength for hockey players, visit

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