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Knee Arthroscopy – ACL & Meniscus

The main advantage of knee arthroscopy for ACL and meniscus injuries is the ability to have a multitude of views inside the joint, unlike surgery in which an open incision is required. This method of examination usually does very minimal damage to the surrounding tissues and allows the surgeon to pinpoint the issue in a […]

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4 Common Sports Shoulder Injuries

4 Common Sports Shoulder Injuries

As one can expect, shoulder injuries occur quite frequently amongst sports athletes. Even those with more moderate activity levels can encounter some of these common shoulder injuries. These conditions can be linked to chronic pain and other areas such as the neck. Treating these conditions early-on in a proper manner is vital for full recovery […]

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Common Sports Injuries and How To Avoid Them

This is a list of injuries we see most often in this office. As much as we enjoy our work and take pride in returning champions to their respective fields or arenas, it makes us even happier to share useful tips on how to avoid such injuries in the first place.​Achilles tendonitisWhen Achilles’s mother asked […]

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