FollowMyHealth® Sign In

Sports

Sports injuries occur when playing indoor or outdoor sports or while exercising. Sports injuries can result from accidents, inadequate training, improper use of protective devices, or insufficient stretching or warm-up exercises. The most common sports injuries are sprains and strains, fractures, and dislocations.

You Might Also Enjoy...

The Best and Worst Shoes for Your Back

Could your shoes be causing your back pain? Unsupportive shoes can increase your risk for joint misalignments and chronic back pain. It may be time to switch from fashion to functional footwear choices.

A Closer Look at How We Repair a Damaged ACL

When the worst happens, and you bust your knee, don’t go to just any surgeon. Turn to our experts who use the best, most advanced methods available. Here’s a sneak peek at how we repair an ACL tear.

When to Consider Joint Injections for Pain Relief

They stiffen, swell, and even make crackling sounds, but it’s the pain that makes your joint problem unbearable. When nothing you’ve tried works, it’s time for next-level pain relief — joint injections. Here’s what you need to know.

The Most Common Ankle Injuries

Hiking on a rocky hillside, playing tennis, or missing that last step on your way down the stairs — no matter what you do, an ankle accident is waiting to happen. Here are the most common ankle injuries that happen to athletes and nonathletes alike.