Children Sports Injuries – Dr. Carol Frey is a highly regarded orthopedic surgery who has cared for Olympians and professional athletes. She has written a book. “Don’t Worry: My Mom is the Team Doctor” gives great insight of what it’s like to have athletes in the house and how to deal with injuries.  Lumps, Bumps,…

Children knee injuries

While a child is still growing, their joints are very different than a fully-grown adult. They are different anatomically and physiologically in many ways.  Children knee injuries including Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) tears in student athletes frequently demonstrate these differences. The main difference between adult and Children knee injuries, is the growth center or epiphysis. …

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