Sports Medicine Physicians Hernando MS

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Kinetix Physical Therapy
(662) 598-1914
7065 Airways Blvd., Suite 110
Southaven, MS
Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Mark L Cunningham
(901) 291-2427
7601 Southcrest Pkwy
Southaven, MS
Specialty
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Charles Van Snider, MD
(901) 332-3406
1129 Hale Rd
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Pediatrics, Sports Medicine-Pediatrics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1962
Hospital
Hospital: Methodist Health -Le Bonheur, Memphis, Tn; Methodist Univ Hosp, Memphis, Tn; Baptist Mem Hosp, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: Memphis Children's Clinic

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John D Dockery
(901) 759-3100
1400 S Germantown Rd
Germantown, TN
Specialty
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Robert H Miller
(901) 759-3100
1400 S Germantown Rd
Germantown, TN
Specialty
Sports Medicine

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Cross Creek Physical Therapy
(662) 872-0931
7501 Goodman Rd
Olive Branch, MS
Hours
Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Lymphedema Program, Orthopedic Care, Physical Therapists, Sports Medicine, TMJ Dysfunction Program, Women's Health, Workers Comp/Rehabilitation

Claiborne Ashby Christian
(662) 536-0900
391 Southcrest Cir
Southaven, MS
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine

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Frederick M Azar
(901) 759-3100
1400 S Germantown Rd
Germantown, TN
Specialty
Sports Medicine

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Barry B Phillips
(901) 759-3100
1400 S Germantown Rd
Germantown, TN
Specialty
General Practice, Sports Medicine

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Judith Rae Lee-Sigler
(901) 507-2225
2120 Exeter Rd
Germantown, TN
Specialty
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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Hip Tips for Hockey Players

Coaches, trainers, and athletes are always looking for ways to prevent injuries. Hockey players are no different. Strains of the inner thigh muscles are among the most common problems in ice hockey. These muscles are called the hip adductors.

The best way to prevent injuries is to find out how often the injury occurs, and what the risk factors are for that injury. Then researchers can look for ways to reduce the risks and the number of injuries. Preseason testing of muscle length and strength is important in this process.

This study measured the muscle strength of the hip muscles on the inside and outside of the hip. The adductor muscles should be at least 80 percent as strong as the muscles along the outside of the hip, the hip abductors. If the ratio is not 80 percent, an exercise program is advised.

Active training programs can be used to prevent adductor muscle strains in hockey players. This prevents injury and results in a less severe strain when it does occur. Because of this program, injured players don't miss as much playing time. Preseason hip strengthening is advised for some hockey players, namely those whose hip adductors have much less strength than their hip abductors.

Reference: 

Timothy F. Tyler, PT, ATC, et al. The Effectiveness of a Preseason Exercise Program to Prevent Adductor Muscle Strains in Professional Ice Hockey Players. In The American Journal of Sports Medicine. September/October 2002. Vol. 30. No. 5. Pp. 680-683...

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