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Why Proper Running Form Is Important for Knee Health

2019-04-09T16:37:15+00:00

With summer just around the corner, the running season is set to begin. You might embrace the sunny weather by planning a few running events for the summer and fall and become more dedicated to regular training. As your training intensifies, however, you may start to notice some nagging pain in your knees during and [...]

Why Proper Running Form Is Important for Knee Health 2019-04-09T16:37:15+00:00

5 Things You Should Do After You’re Diagnosed With Arthritis

2019-04-09T16:18:20+00:00

An arthritis diagnosis can hit you hard. You may have many questions about what this means for your health. You may be unsure if you'll still be able to participate in sports and activities that you love. Don't let your diagnosis overwhelm you. Here are five things you should do after you're diagnosed with arthritis. [...]

5 Things You Should Do After You’re Diagnosed With Arthritis 2019-04-09T16:18:20+00:00

Shoe Selection and Knee Injury Prevention: A Guide for Athletes

2019-03-19T15:16:22+00:00

Did you know that wearing the wrong shoes can contribute to knee pain and increase your risk of a knee injury over time? This is especially true of athletes who spend a lot of time on their feet, such as runners and basketball players. Selecting the right shoes is one of the smartest ways you [...]

Shoe Selection and Knee Injury Prevention: A Guide for Athletes 2019-03-19T15:16:22+00:00

ACL Injuries and Children

2018-12-26T16:13:32+00:00

ACL Injuries and Children : What Parents Need to Know Most professional athletes know the risk of an ACL tear and how fast and unexpected mishaps can end their careers. Of course, professional athletes are not the only ones who find themselves sidelined. Many children and teenagers also experience this potentially devastating injury. Here is [...]

ACL Injuries and Children 2018-12-26T16:13:32+00:00

Blood Flow Restriction Systematic Review

2018-11-29T17:59:38+00:00

Blood Flow-Restriction Training for Lower Extremity Muscle Weakness due to Knee Pathology: A Systematic Review Sports Health, 2018 Sue Barber-Westin, BS and Frank R. Noyes, MD In patients with chronic arthritis or recovering from major operations such as Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (ACLR), lower extremity muscle weakness is common and often difficult to overcome.  Resistance [...]

Blood Flow Restriction Systematic Review 2018-11-29T17:59:38+00:00

Prevent ACL Tears in Soccer

2018-11-20T20:35:18+00:00

Prevent ACL Tears to Keep Your Soccer Career Strong Soccer players move and exercise a lot during a game, actions that could cause severe physical injuries. For example, a large number of soccer players suffer debilitating injuries to the anterior cruciate ligament that can throw their career for a loop. Therefore, lifelong soccer players need [...]

Prevent ACL Tears in Soccer 2018-11-20T20:35:18+00:00

2017-2018 SportsMedicine Fellow Michael Palmer, MD to Present NKI Robotics Research at the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

2018-11-02T19:33:04+00:00

Dr. Palmer will present research titled “Abnormal Lachman and Pivot-Shift Translations After ACL Reconstruction Affected by Graft Conditioning Protocols: A Robotic Study of Three ACL Graft Constructs” at the 60thAnnual Meeting of the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons in Keystone, CO on December 12th. This exciting research is the first to our knowledge that recommends [...]

2017-2018 SportsMedicine Fellow Michael Palmer, MD to Present NKI Robotics Research at the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting 2018-11-02T19:33:04+00:00

Check Out Our Latest Publication in Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Research!

2018-11-02T19:31:29+00:00

Our newest robotic study, titled “Two Different Knee Rotational Instabilities Occur With Anterior Cruciate Ligament and Anterolateral Ligament Injuries: A Robotic Study on Anterior Cruciate Ligament and Extra-articular Reconstructions in Restoring Rotational Stability,” determined the effect of two different extra-articular reconstructions on controlling knee motions after ACL reconstruction. The anterolateral ligament and iliotibial band have [...]

Check Out Our Latest Publication in Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Research! 2018-11-02T19:31:29+00:00