Heel pain frequently affects young athletes. . . . . . .

Heel pain known as ‘Sever’s disease’ frequently affects young athletes By Dr. Amol Saxena, DPM Heel pain is one of the most common complaints in young athletes. This generally occurs during the early portion of the growth phase around 8-10 years old, and can recur toward the end of growth… Go To Full Post

Keys to picking the right club for Your child . . . . .

Keys to picking the right club for your child By Beau Dure When you’re traveling, do you go to a local motel or a name-brand place? Do you like the restaurant with the famous chef, or do you try to find something off the beaten track? And what does it… Go To Full Post

Treating the common “growing pain” . . . . known as Osgood-Schlatter syndrome

Treating the common ‘growing pain’ known as Osgood-Schlatter syndrome By Dev Mishra, M.D. Over the summer a lot of kids came through the office to get “tuned up” for summer activities. Typically we’re dealing with a number of nagging overuse injuries, and one extremely common type is pain in the… Go To Full Post

The fall season’s underway. Is Your first-aid kit in order??

The fall season’s underway. Is your first-aid kit in order? By Dev K. Mishra, M.D. With the fall season underway, you’ve made sure your team’s first-aid kit is in order, right? Every youth coach should have a very basic sideline first-aid kit. You should have this at each training session… Go To Full Post