Category Archives: Sports

Young athlete avoiding injuries and orthopedic surgeons holding football and backpack

Sports | Dec 3, 2019

Why Multi-Sport Athletes Have Fewer Injuries than Single-Sport Athletes

What Does Sport-Specialization Mean? The term “sport-specialization” refers to the idea of participating in one primary sporting activity instead of participation in multiple. This concept is somewhat under fire for being a causative factor in an increased number of injuries in adolescents who choose to specialize, specifically at too young…

man with tennis elbow needing a physical therapy clinic

Accident Recovery, Sports | Dec 17, 2019

8 Helpful Exercises for Tennis Elbow

Lateral epicondylitis, more commonly known as tennis elbow, is pain or injury to the tendons in the forearm, largely due to overuse or repetitive motions. Resting the tendons and avoiding overuse is one of the best ways to ease tennis elbow pain.   Exercises can also help speed up the…

What Does a Sports Medicine Doctor Do? | AICA Orthopedics

Sports | Dec 18, 2019

What Does a Sports Medicine Doctor Do?

If you are actively participating in sports and become injured, visiting your general practitioner may not be the best course of treatment. A sports medicine orthopedic doctor not only treats sports-related injuries but provides education on prevention through exercises and other techniques.

Responsibilities of A Sports Medicine Orthopedic Doctor | AICA Orthopedics

Sports | Dec 25, 2019

Responsibilities of a Sports Medicine Orthopedic Doctor

Whether you are a weekend sports enthusiasts or marathon runner, you are more likely to endure an injury. An injury can occur while practicing, warming up, or performing strenuous activities. Your Atlanta sports medicine orthopedic doctor can provide you with the treatment you may need to relieve that pain and…

Foam Rolling and Its Benefits For Athletes Throughout Atlanta | AICA Orthopedics

Health and Wellness, Sports | Feb 14, 2020

Foam Rolling and Its Benefits For Athletes Throughout Atlanta

Foam rolling has become a staple in many athletic training programs. This technique helps enhance athletic performance, as well as provides rehabilitative benefits.

PRP Therapy | AICA Orthopedics

Sports | Feb 19, 2020

PRP Therapy Can Help Athletes Perform With Confidence

Athletes past and present have always been pushed to be their best but athletes today are pushing even harder to show just what they are capable of. Due to this added pressure to perform, athletes are succumbing to injury like never before. However, with advances in medicine, PRP therapy is…

Treating Your Sports Injury with Comprehensive Care

Sports | May 25, 2021

Treating Your Sports Injury with Comprehensive Care

Athletes work hard on the field and off to build strength and agility, so when a sports injury occurs it can really affect the ability to compete. Some sports injuries can even have you sidelined from playing at the level you’re used to because of how sports injuries can temporarily…

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