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Category Archives: Sports

Injuries, Sports | Jun 18, 2018

Use Orthopedic Treatment To Avoid Common Golf Injuries

For many individuals throughout the greater Atlanta community, summer serves as a time for relaxing on the golf course. In fact, it’s estimated that the average player enjoys 15 rounds of golf between June and August.

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 of an age.   Orthopedic […]

young athlete needing spine doctor after injury

Injuries, Sports | Dec 10, 2019

Which Sports Lead to the Most Injuries? 

Most children, at one time or another in their childhood, participate in sports. In the United States, these children number in the tens of millions. Sports are a fun and organized way for children to exercise their bodies, hone various mental strategy skill sets, and enjoy themselves all at the same time.   Unfortunately, there […]

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 recovery process and prevent future […]

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 get you back in the […]

Four Ski Safety Tips to Avoid Injuries

Injuries, Sports | Feb 5, 2020

Four Ski Safety Tips to Avoid Injuries

Ski season is here, and you’re ready to hit the slopes for some fun in the sun and snow! Whether you’re a first-time skier or a pro, skiing is an exhilarating, highly active sport that engages your whole body. With this thrilling experience also come some risks considering the high level of demand on your […]

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 allowing athletes to get back […]

Try These Exercises To Help Prevent Hip Injuries | AICA Orthopedics

Accident Recovery, Injuries, Sports | Feb 24, 2020

Try These Exercises To Help Prevent Hip Injuries

A hip injury can have devastating effects on your mobility, independence, and confidence. Conversely, when your hips are functioning at optimal levels, all your movements are enhanced. Stretching plays a vital role in preventing hip injuries.

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