Spasms, Sprains, and Strains: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments of Three Common Sports Injuries

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What many consider a minor injury such as a spasm, sprain, or strain can keep a player from performing to the best of his abilities, or even being able to participate at all.

The Trainer’s Room: Piriformis Syndrome Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

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The doctors from the Mountain View Pain Center are back, this time to discuss the often misdiagnosed Piriformis Syndrome, including the causes, symptoms, and treatment for this type of Sciatica pain.

The Trainer’s Room: Treatment & Rehab for Whiplash Injuries

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Whiplash is a term most commonly used when describing a car accident, but whiplash injuries also occur frequently in sports like football and hockey. This edition of the Trainer’s Room details treatment and rehab for whiplash sports injuries.

The Trainer’s Room: Treatment & Rehab for Skiing Knee Injuries to ACL and MCL

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The sports injury specialists from Mountain View Pain Center discuss skiing knee injuries to the ACL and MCL and the proper treatment and rehab required.

The Trainer’s Room: Diagnosis, Recovery, and Treatment of AC Joint Sprains

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Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford recently suffered an AC joint sprain and has missed almost the entire first month of the 2009 season. Drs. McNally and Erhuy are back in The Trainer’s Room to discuss and answer your questions about AC joint sprain treatment and recovery.

The Trainer’s Room: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis, one of the most common causes of heel pain, can keep a player sidelined for weeks, as it has done with Carlos Quentin of the Chicago White Sox. In the latest edition of The Trainer’s Room, the doctors from the Mountain View Pain Center in Denver discuss the causes and symptoms of plantar fasciitis, as well as offer plantar fasciitis treatment advice and techniques.

The Trainer’s Room: Treatment & Rehab Recommendations for Sesamoiditis and Turf Toe

One of the most speculative stories to emerge this week, during the always speculative week before the NFL Draft, is that former Ohio State running back Chris “Beanie” Wells may have a sesmoid bone injury that is making teams hesitant to draft him. Learn more about sesamoiditis and turf toe in the latest edition of The Trainer’s Room.

The Trainer’s Room: Sprained Ankle Treatment, Rehab, and Recovery Time

Sprained ankle treatment, rehab, and recovery time is the subject of the latest edition of The Trainer’s Room. The doctors from the Mountain View Pain Center check in with a discussion of ankle sprains, including the various grades & affected ligaments.

The Trainer’s Room: Abdominal Muscle Strains – Symptoms, Treatment, and Prevention

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After being suffered by Chipper Jones and Dustin Pedroia in the World Baseball Classic, abdominal muscle strains are the topic of this edition of The Trainer’s Room with Dr. McNally and Dr. Erhuy. The doctors discuss symptoms, treatment, and prevention of upper and lower abdominal muscle strains.

The Trainer’s Room: Joe Crede and Herniated Discs in the Lumbar Spine

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Herniated discs in the lumbar spine are a common sports injury, notably suffered by new Minnesota Twins 3B Joe Crede. The doctors from the Rocky Mountain Pain Center in Denver break down the symptoms, treatment, and rehab for herniated disc injuries and analyze Joe Crede’s history of herniated disc problems and his prognosis moving forward.

The Trainer’s Room: Knee Bone Bruise Treatment and Diagnosis

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Dr. Niall McNally discusses knee bone bruise treatment options, as well as the proper techniques for knee bone bruise diagnosis, in the first edition of The Trainer’s Room on Midwest Sports Fans.