back pain in kids

Blog 4/15/18 Dr. Carol Frey. Dr. Keith Feder Topic: Back pain, inflammation, core strength, MRI, CT-Scans “Mommy, my back hurts”  Ice, anti inflammatory drugs, electric stimulation can reduce pain and inflammation in your lower back. Core strengthening, Yoga and Pilates can be helpful as well to heal an injured back  It’s not just Grandma that…

injury prevention, young athletes, parents, recovery

Dr. Keith Feder Blog, 04/07/18   Today: How to lead a young athlete to the top elite level without injury   Every parent of an athlete is afraid that their kid might stumble and fall on their way to the top. Injuries can be devastating for a kid that wants to make it from the…

Foot Care, healthy feet, Happy-Feet, Best Shoes to prevent foot pain

Dr. Carol’s* “Happy Feet” Blog…. Today: What kind of shoes should you pick out to keep your feet happy! – Wear shoes that breathe. Patent leather does not. Choose softr leather shoes that conform to your feet. – Try to wear your shoes no longer than three hours at a time. Kick them off at…

Dr. Feder helps 3 children of a former San Francisco 49er’s player. In this clip, he gives the doc a great testimonial.

Injuries among student athletes are on the rise. In this video Dr. Keith Feder discusses with a TV reporter how important it is for parents to watch out for injuries and when parents should really get involved in regards to injury prevention. It might surprise you what Dr. Feder has to say…

Concussion trauma of the head

We continue our journey through sports injuries for children with our own expert Dr. Carol Frey. The responses we received from many concerned parents of young athletes were overwhelming. Dr. Frey  is a highly regarded orthopedic surgeon who has cared for Olympians and professional athletes. She practices together with her husband Dr. Keith Feder at…

Female runner touching cramped calf at morning jogging. Achilles tendon pain or injury.

The strongest tendon in the human body is the Achilles tendon. Did you know, it can bear loads exceeding over 900 kilograms? However, despite its strength, this tendon is prone to injuries and unfortunately, it is still not well known exactly what factors predict healing potential from injuries. Studies have been done to try and…

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,…

Carson Wentz - Torn ACL

What happens when you tear your ACL? – And how quickly can it be fixed? – Renowned sports medicine expert Dr. Keith Feder knows the answer. It happened so fast. Within seconds and right before the end zone, Eagles Quarterback Carson Wentz got crushed by two defenders. Wentz suffered a season ending injury, tearing his…

LA Kings

LA Kings fans are going crazy! It’s Luc Robitaille night at Valentino in Santa Monica. The West Coast Sports Medicine Foundation and Health Net present the 4th Annual Bill Sharman Humanitarian Award to Bob Miller, the voice of the Kings for 44 years. This exclusive event is happening on Friday, November 17 from 6 pm…

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