Sports Medicine and Kids

Don’t let a twisted ankle or pulled hamstring derail your 2018 fitness goals. Atlantic Sports Health, in partnership with the Parisi Speed School, recently launched a series of videos that provide in-depth explanations of injuries common to athletes and how to prevent them. Each episode features one of our sports medicine experts discussing a different topic, such as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, concussions, ankle injuries and more. Watch now >





Sports Medicine and Kids Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Unless otherwise noted, to register for any of these programs call 1-800-247-9580 Monday through Thursday between 8:30am to 8:00pm and Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, or sign-up online at Atlantic Health System's classes and events registration; all programs are free unless a fee is indicated.
 
Concussion Support Group
Student athletes who have had a concussion are invited with their parents to share experiences and learn how concussions can affect cognitive function.
Fourth Tuesday of every month, 7:00 to 8:00pm
Overlook Medical Center, 5th Floor, Conference Room 1


Sports Medicine and Kids Articles
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Sports Medicine and Kids

High school baseball players who both pitch and catch suffer more injuries than pitchers who play other positions, a new study finds.

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Sports Medicine and Kids

Most states require school athletes to have a sports physical, and now is the time to book it, doctors say.

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Sports Medicine and Kids

Confirming what many exhausted parents likely already know, scientists say a typical young boy is a sort of super athlete.

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