What should be included in a thorough sports physical?

What should be included in a thorough sports physical?

My child needs a physical – what should be included in a thorough sports physical? The sports physical answers an important question: Does your child have any medical condition that will make him or her more likely to suffer an illness or injury on the playing...
Ask an Expert: Are Pain Relievers Bad for You?

Ask an Expert: Are Pain Relievers Bad for You?

Are pain relievers actually bad for you? There are a lot of conflicting claims about them in the media. Unfortunately, there’s no simple “yes” or “no” answer. Pain isn’t something that should be taken lightly, yet it must be treated as safely as possible. The key is...

UT Erlanger Orthopedics and Sports Medicine to offer Saturday Sports Medicine Clinics

Chattanooga, TN – UT Erlanger Orthopedics and Sports Medicine will begin offering Saturday Sports Medicine Clinics this Saturday, September 10, at two convenient locations in the Chattanooga and North Georgia communities. The free clinics for student athletes will be...