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Dr. Plancher was quoted in HEALTH on the topic of Runner’s Knee

Posted in In the News, Sports Injuries, Sports Injury, Trail Running | August 14, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About Runner’s Knee–Even If You’re Not a Runner You don’t have to run to develop patellofemoral pain syndrome, and fortunately, this knee pain is most often treatable without surgery. Cindy Kuzma, August 14, 2017 What is runner’s knee? Runner’s knee earned its nickname because of how frequently it strikes a […]


ACL Injuries on the Rise in Young Female Athletes

Posted in General Orthopaedics, Press Releases, Sports Injuries, Sports Injury | August 9, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine explains reasons behind trend and offers tips on ACL injury diagnosis and treatment New York, NY and Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) August 09, 2017 August 2017 –ACL injuries are common injury overall; however, young female athletes are far more likely than males to suffer a sprain or tear […]


Achilles Tendinosis: How It Happens and How It’s Treated

Posted in Blog, Press Releases, Sports Injuries | July 31, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine explains causes, diagnosis and offers tips on treatment of injury to body’s largest tendon. New York, NY and Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) July 31, 2017 The Achilles tendon is the largest, strongest tendon in the body. Few pay attention to this tendon and muscle it until it becomes […]


Dr. Kevin Plancher was quoted in BodyBuilding.com in a story about 5 Fitness-Injury Horror Stories

Posted in General Orthopaedics, In the News, Injury Prevention, Sports Injuries | July 28, 2017

ER Doctors Share 5 Fitness-Injury Horror Stories Every year there are upward of half a million gym-related injuries treated in emergency rooms. Direct from the ER docs who treated them, here are some of the gnarliest. Laura Williams, MS, July 28, 2017 Scraping your legs on the front of a plyo box or pulling a […]


Avoid Injury by Lifting Weights Safely

Posted in Fitness, Press Releases, Sports Injury | July 11, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine offers tips on weight training safely to avoid injury. New York, NY and Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) July 11, 2017 You want to be stronger – and heard about weight training’s many benefits. But if you’re also worried that lifting weights will lead to injury, you’re not alone. […]


5 Key Tips for Understanding ACL Reconstruction

Posted in Knee Replacement Surgery, Press Releases, Sports Injury | June 21, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine highlights important points about torn anterior cruciate ligament surgery. New York, NY & Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) June 21, 2017 June 2017 – “It is highly likely you know someone who’s torn their ACL (anterior cruciate ligament), one of the four main ligaments in the knee and a […]


Robotic Knee Replacement Offers Key Advantages

Posted in Blog, Press Releases | June 15, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine with tips on robotic knee surgery using Stryker technology New York, NY and Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) June 15, 2017 With knee replacement surgeries becoming increasingly popular among active adults whose joints have been damaged by osteoarthritis comes a parallel surge in robotic-assisted surgeries, which are proving to […]


Cutting-Edge FloGraft Can Alleviate Knee Pain

Posted in Press Releases | May 16, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Offers tips on new treatment option for arthritis of the knee New York, NY & Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) May 16, 2017 Instead of putting up with nagging pain and stiffness and continually taking anti-inflammatory medications, wouldn’t it be better to help those with knee arthritis to actually […]


Dr. Harvey was featured in an article titled “9 Ways to Have Fun While Fun While Getting Fit”

Posted in In the News, Strength Training | May 15, 2017

9 Ways to Have Fun While Getting Fit MAY 15, 2017 See why these workouts are shaping up to be the coolest ways to work up a sweat. In our technology-dependent society, people are more sedentary than ever. As a direct result of this lack of physical activity, a variety of serious health problems have […]


Workouts to Keep Your Belly Flat

Posted in Fitness, Press Releases, Strength Training | May 4, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Highlights Common Reasons for Belly Fat and Offers Tips on Exercises to get it Flat. New York, NY & Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) May 04, 2017 May 2017 – With summer rapidly approaching, a bathing suit-ready body – with a flat belly, is top of mind for many […]


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