Physical Activity Guidelines for Kids with Orthopedic Injuries

Physical Activity Guidelines for Kids with Orthopedic Injuries By: Carlos Uquillas, M.D.   A recently published article in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) summarized some key Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans, based on the recommendations of an advisory committee of medical and health authorities. The committee thoroughly reviewed the science that supports…

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Understanding the Jones Fracture

Dr. Kenneth S. Jung: Orthopaedics By: Kenneth S. Jung, M.D. When it comes to sports-related orthopedic injuries, the feet don’t necessarily get as much media attention as, say, the knees. However, footwork plays a significant role in athletic performance, which is crucial for almost every sport. As an orthopaedic foot and ankle specialist with the…

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