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Anderson Silva Leg Injury And Return

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
Anderson Silva Leg Injury And Return

photo: UFC.com

For those unfamiliar, Anderson Silva is a UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship, the largest mixed martial arts organization in the world) fighter who is recognized as one of the greatest middleweight champions of the sport (Silva was undefeated with 14 wins prior to his first fight with Chris Wiedman. Note the injury occurred in his 2nd fight with Wiedman).

Athlete’s Edge Series: Comparing Custom Orthotics And Over-the-Counter Shoe Inserts

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Custom Orthotics Reduce Foot Pain

If you suffer from pain in your feet or lower legs, you may have considered using an orthotic to help restore balance. Orthotics are designed to reduce or eliminate foot pain, align the feet to eliminate abnormal foot motion, and to encourage optimal balance when walking. While over-the-counter orthotics are available in most drug stores, seeing a doctor to have your foot problem assessed and a custom orthotic designed for your foot generally leads to better results.

Sports Injury Hotline – 24DrSports

Wednesday, March 17th, 2010

When you have a sports injury, it is essential that you are seen quickly by a medical professional. Shasta Orthopaedics has been providing care for sports injuries since 1993.

As part of our ongoing efforts to take care of our North State athletes, we have created a dedicated Sports Injury Hotline. When a sports injury occurs, just call 24-DrSports (243-7776).

The Sports Injury Hotline is available 24-7 and and we’ll get you scheduled promptly to see one of our Sports Medicine providers.