Articles About : Sports Medicine

Turf Toe: A Common Football Injury

Turf Toe

Most people have heard of turf toe, but few know much about this painful condition. Turf toe is a sprain of the joint at the base of the big toe, or the metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint. This injury can occur when the toe is jammed or forcefully bent ... View More...

Preventing and Treating Common Skiing Injuries

Ski Injuries

Utah is known around the world for the Greatest Snow on Earth. In fact, more than 4 million people ski Utah every year. With that popularity comes the inevitable risk for injury on the slopes. The most common ski injuries affect the knees, followed c ... View More...

Protect Yourself from These Common Cycling Injuries

Cycling Injuries

The beauty of northern Utah provides the perfect backdrop for bicycling. Unfortunately, the terrain can be as treacherous as it is breathtaking. Cycling injuries not only keep you off the trails but they may have the potential to sideline you with se ... View More...

Soccer Injury Prevention and Treatment

Soccer Injuries

Soccer is incredibly popular in the United States today, among both adults and children. Consequently, the incidence of injury is high as well. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Division reported almost a quarter million soccer-related injuries in 201 ... View More...

Running Tips for Health, Performance and Enjoyment

Running

America’s running boom is real, attracting runners of all ages. In fact, the National Sporting Goods Association reports* that almost 50 million Americans jog or run each year. It’s a great way to improve fitness, requiring no more special equipm ... View More...