Category: U.S. Open

Aug
28
2013

Ask the Expert: Tennis Injuries

by Dr. Jennifer Solomon
Tennis

In honor of the current U.S. Open, Dr. Jennifer Solomon, Physiatrist, answers readers’ questions on tennis injuries. Q1. What is the most common injuries you see from tennis players? The … More…

Sep
7
2012
Tennis player

The beginning of September is one of the most exciting times of the year for tennis enthusiasts, as the US Open brings out the best players in the world.  As … More…

Sep
6
2012

“Dead Arm Syndrome” in Tennis Players

by Dr. David Dines and Dr. Joshua Dines
Tennis player

“Dead Arm Syndrome” often refers to pain during the throwing motion that results in decreased velocity. That said, it may also refer to the pain experienced by other overhand athletes … More…

Aug
31
2012

Common Wrist Injuries in Tennis Players

by Dr. David Dines and Dr. Joshua Dines
Tennis player

Wrist injuries in tennis players are, unfortunately, very common and can result from a single traumatic event or from chronic repetitive motions. Juan Martin Del Potro won the 2009 US … More…

Aug
28
2012

“Golfer’s Elbow” in Tennis Players

by Dr. David Dines and Dr. Joshua Dines
Tennis player

People talk about tennis elbow all the time. It has become part of the vernacular with people who have never touched a racket, who use the term to describe pain … More…