ORA Orthopedic Surgeon Charles Cassel explains that while you might not be able to control the acute injuries – the twisted ankle or broken arm – careful observation and good judgment may help you stop an overuse injury from developing into long-term trouble.
Younger and younger players are being hurt on the field. Here’s how to keep them safe!
Thanks to ORA Orthopedics physician Dr. Russell Carlson, Davenport teacher Breanna Fitzpatrick walks and runs pain-free just 3 months after surgery to repair her ankle!
Augie alum and Quad-City orthopedic surgeon Dr. J.C. Clark says he bleeds navy and gold for his alma mater … but he also loves the other QC teams he serves as team doc!
Davenport’s Don France can walk again after 100-lb. weight loss and 2 total knee replacements … and can even shovel snow!
Low-impact, high-energy spin class is a “gift you give yourself,” says QC orthopedic surgeon Dr. Andrew Bries. Learn why!
Former Maroon and current team physician Dr. Shawn Wynn will be cheering for his team when they play Galesburg on Friday, December 18!
Once suffering from debilitating knee and back pain, “miracle” surgeries let Kathleen Wheeler jitterbug out on the dance floor again. Learn more!
“I was able to serve alongside some of the finest warriors there are.” Quad-City US Veteran and orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mark Stewart shares his memories.
QC artist Raph Iaccarino says “Pain detracts from your ability to concentrate.” He should know. Read his story.