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Treatment Options for Kneecap Problems

Posted in General Orthopaedics, Press Releases | August 30, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine explains conditions affecting the kneecap and offers tips on how they’re treated New York, NY and Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) August 30, 2017 It’s safe to say that most of us don’t notice our kneecaps – known medically as the patella – unless one of them hurts. But […]


Dr. Plancher provided opinion to Men’s Journal

Posted in In the News | August 24, 2017

HEALTH & FITNESS “The Real Reason to Get a Physical Before You Hit the Gym” by Laura Williams, 8/24/17 Click HERE  for the full story as published in Men’s Journal.


With Tennis Season in Full Swing, Can Tennis Elbow Be Far Behind?

Posted in General Orthopaedics, Press Releases | August 24, 2017

Dr. Kevin Plancher with Plancher Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine explains how tennis elbow is diagnosed and offers tips on treatment New York, NY and Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) August 24, 2017 With warm temperatures spanning from summer through fall, tennis season is still in full swing – and cases of tennis elbow are becoming more apparent in […]


Dr. Plancher was quoted in HEALTH.com

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” By Cindy Kuzma, August 14, 2017 Click HERE for the full article on Health.com.


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

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

“ER Doctors Share 5 Fitness-Injury Horror Stories” By Laura Williams, MS, July 28, 2017 Click HERE for the full article on BodyBuilding.com.


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 […]


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