Tag Archives: football

Nov
15
2012
Green

Q1. What are your thoughts on kids specializing in one sport at an early age and how much more at risk are they for repetitive use injuries from the demands … More…

Aug
17
2012

Back-to-School Football Safety Tips

by Dr. James Kinderknecht
Dr. James Kinderknecht at PSAL Clinic

Hospital for Special Surgery has partnered with New York City Public School Athletic League (PSAL) to offer a weekly clinic to treat PSAL football players for injuries. I serve as Medical Director … More…

Aug
10
2012

Tips to Prepare and Train for Football Season

by Jessica Hettler and Jamie Osmak
Football practice

“There is NO off-season” is a common quote heard in the football community.  Players who are serious about their sport need to keep up with training throughout the year. Dusting … More…

May
23
2012

The ACL Injury Epidemic

by Dr. Andrew Pearle
Treating ACL injuries

It seems that every week, a famous athlete suffers an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tear.  Professional athletes are not alone; we do 200,000 ACL reconstructions a year in the U.S. … More…

Feb
3
2012

Managing Football Injuries

by HSS on the Move
Football players

Millions of viewers will be watching the Super Bowl this Sunday. Many of you have seen Drs. Rodeo, Kelly and Warren on the Giants’ sideline – but what are they … More…