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Common Types of Winter Sports Injuries

Common Types of Winter Sports Injuries

by Yenny (SU)
The arrival of winter also ushers in the winter sports season, which means many people end up in emergency rooms and orthopedic clinics across the country for injuries that range from mild to severe. In 2017, over 200,000 people were treated for winter sports injuries all over the country.

Signs of a Sprained Ankle

Signs of a Sprained Ankle

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
A sprained ankle is one of the most common injuries people incur. Fortunately, in most cases, it is an injury that heals quickly.

Common Types of Orthopedic Injuries

Common Types of Orthopedic Injuries

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
The field of orthopedics handles health issues and injuries related to the musculoskeletal system, which includes the bones, muscles, joints, and their related connective tissues.

When to Go to an Orthopedic Urgent Care

When to Go to an Orthopedic Urgent Care

by Yenny (SU)
Injuries to your muscles, joints, and bones aren’t uncommon, especially for those who live an active lifestyle. Some of these injuries are minor enough for you to wait for a scheduled appointment, such as a mild chronic pain that you’d like to have checked by your physician.

Sprain vs. Strain

Sprain vs. Strain

by Yenny (SU)
Whether it is a strain or a sprain, one thing is for sure – you need to have it assessed by a trained medical professional. Only a doctor can accurately diagnose the severity of your injury, give you the proper treatment, and help you avoid further complications.