Sports Injuries: Prevention is the Best Medicine


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Don’t let your student-athletes suffer irreparable harm that could prevent them from participating in the sports that they love.

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South County Hospital Potter Conference Center

100 Kenyon Ave
Wakefield, RI 02879
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Join South County Health for this FREE lecture presented by Orthopedic Physician Dr. Charlotte Moriarty of Ortho Rhode Island South County.

Don’t let your student-athletes suffer irreparable harm that could prevent them from participating in the sports that they love.

Overuse injuries, such as:

  • Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)

  • Swimmer’s shoulder

  • Little League elbow

  • Runner’s knee

  • Jumper’s knee (infrapatellar tendinitis)

  • Shin splints

  • Tendonitis

Are sometimes caused by:

  • Improper form

  • Lack of rest

  • Poorly fit equipment

  • Inadequate gear

  • Overzealous coaches

Learn how to avoid, protect, and repair some of these common overuse sports injuries.

Questions? Call 401-788-8597.

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