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Adolescent/Pediatrics

Most Common Myth about Treating a Dislocated Shoulder is that You Don’t Have to Treat it
Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine with tips on the necessity to treat a dislocated shoulder in a young person to avoid further dislocations and arthritis later in life

ACL Injuries on the Rise in Young Female Athletes
Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
explains reasons behind trend and offers tips on ACL injury diagnosis and treatment

Tips for an Injury-Free Soccer Season
Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine explains
common high school soccer injuries and offers tips to avoid them

Keeping Kids in the Game: Putting Shoulder and Knee Injuries on the Sidelines
Dr. Kevin Plancher of Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Shares Tips on How to Make Youth Sports Safer

HELPING YOUNG ADULT ATHLETES WIN THE BATTLE AGAINST SPORTS-RELATED INJURIES:
Weekend Athletes must work harder, smarter to reap benefits and reduce risks of exercise

KEEPING YOUNG VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS WITH ARTHRITIS IN THE GAME
Orthopaedic expert discusses treatment and management techniques to keep athletes active

PROTECTING YOUNG GOLFERS FROM SHOULDER INJURIES ON THE LINKS
Sports orthopaedist Dr. Kevin Plancher’s prevention strategies

GYMNASTS AND KNEE INJURIES:
Top sports orthopaedist explains the dangers and how to minimize them

PROTECTIVE GEAR IS KEY TO REDUCING LACROSSE INJURIES:
Challenge is getting players to use it consistently, says Long Island Lizards’ team physician

Youth and Adult Baseball Players at Risk for Shoulder Dislocations
Top sports doctor Kevin Plancher advises on prevention, treatment and recovery

Avoiding Shoulder Injury during Baseball Spring Training
Leading Sports Medicine Doctor Kevin Plancher on preseason tips for staying injury free

ON PARENTING AND PITCHING
Sports Medicine expert Dr. Kevin Plancher on keeping kids safe on the mound