HSS Orthopedic Surgeon Advises Sports Diversity

Stamford Daily Voice—May 10, 2016

In a recent article published by Stamford Daily Voice, Daniel W. Green, MD, MS, FAAP, FACS, a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery, explains why it is important for young athletes to participate in multiple sports.

According to Dr. Green, "We certainly think there's an increase of overuse in children who play the same sport year round." Dr. Green continues, "It has been proven that young athletes who participate in simple exercise programs to promote flexibility, build agility and strengthen the core develop skills and techniques that help reduce ACL tears."

To read more, visit Stamford.DailyVoice.com.

 

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