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Shoulder Separation

Posted on December 5, 2016 to News and Press

Many athletes who play contact sports like football, can experience shoulder separation. A common misconception about a separated shoulder is that it’s an injury to the shoulder joint. A separated shoulder involves the acromioclavicular joint (known as the AC joint), which is where the collarbone meets the highest point of the shoulder blade. A fall […]

Tagged: baseball, Football, injury, rugby, shoulder, shoulder separation, sports, sports injury, sports medicine

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Is it just a sore knee?

Posted on July 1, 2015 to News and Press

It’s a fact, kids play hard. However, while they’re playing and having fun, children don’t realize they are sore until it’s time for bed. As their bodies begin to relax, sore muscles and joints begin to ache; these aches are commonly called growing pains. However, if pain persists, it may be more than a sore […]

Tagged: Alabama Orthopaedic, AOC, arthritis, children, growing pain, injury, joint damage, joint pain, sore, treatment

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