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FREE Lecture For Leg Pain Treatment

Monday, March 7th, 2016
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Redding Pain Injury Treatments“Coffee With A Doctor” Free Lecture Series

Lecture 2: “Overcoming Leg Pain: The Latest Insights and Treatments for Leg Problems” presented by Eric Jenkinson, M.D.

Do you experience leg pain from an injury that just won’t go away? Does your pain keep you from your normal activities or an exercise routine?

Join us on Wednesday, March 23, 2016, at 5:30p.m. at Shasta Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine as leading orthopaedic physician Dr. Eric Jenkinson presents “Overcoming Leg Pain: The Latest Insights and Treatments for Leg Problems”. At this free event, Dr. Jenkinson will discuss everything you need to know about leg injuries – different types and how to treat them. Learn about the newest, state-of-the-art treatments for leg pain to help you heal and get you back to doing what you love. He will take questions at the end of the lecture.

Fall Sports Seasons!

Monday, August 17th, 2015

Redding Personal TrainingAugust Means Back to School and Fall Sports Seasons for Young Athletes

Summer is winding down and for many of the North State’s young people that means a return to school and participation in fall sports such as football, volleyball, cross country, swimming, soccer and more.

As the sports medicine provider for both Shasta College and Simpson University, along with many of the Area’s sports teams, Shasta Orthopaedics offers athletes of all ages a variety of services to keep them healthy and to optimize performance:

Shoulder Surgery Gets Redding Athlete Back To Crossfit

Monday, July 7th, 2014

Shoulder Surgery In Redding

Crossfit is a core strength and conditioning program that has been growing in popularity throughout most of the world. Richard Henson, a 62 year old husband, father and grandfather in Redding joined a local Crossfit group in 2012 to get back into shape. After losing some weight and learning how to do all the exercises properly he was approached by a Crossfit coach who encouraged him to join the 2013 Reebok Crossfit Open, a worldwide competition where challengers all perform the same five exercises and submit their scores online in real time. Says Henson “I was surprised because here I am, a guy over 60 who is just trying to get into shape and I’m being asked to compete against other men in my age group from all over the world.”

Vote For Teen Weightlifting Champion Hailee Lollar!

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Teen Weightlifter

With Your Vote, Local Teen Champion Could Appear on USA Weightlifting Magazine Cover

19-year-old Hailee Lollar has already proven she’s got what it takes to be a champion. Just a month ago at the 2014 National Junior Weightlifting Championships in Colorado, Hailee took the gold in her weight class beating out 20 other young women between the ages of 15 and 20.

Now she has a chance to experience a little more of that limelight: With enough votes, Hailee can make it to the front cover of USA Weightlifting Magazine.

» » To vote, go to http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Weightlifting/Media/E-Magazine/Magazine-Cover-Photo-Contest and scroll down to the picture of Hailee and the blue voting box below her photo. Click on the “Vote for Hailee!” button.

Read more about Hailee and how she got started with weighlifting by clicking here: http://www.shastaortho.com/orthopedics/weightlifter-hailee-lollar.