Young athletes are particularly prone to injury — they’re often playing multiple sports at high levels of competition, all as their bodies mature.
In this month’s Sports Med Academy, we discuss common youth sports injuries and how UPMC Sports Medicine’s Center for Young Athletes helps treat and prevent them.
The Center for Young Athletes at UPMC Sports Medicine provides personalized care for young athletes.Read More
A well-structured and organized youth sports program can provide many benefits and positive experiences for young athletes. Learn more.Read More
With the right amount of fun, competition, and learning, organized sports can be an integral part of a young person’s physical and mental development.Read More
Dharmesh Vyas, MD, PhD, orthopaedic surgeon at UPMC Sports Medicine and Head Team Physician for the Pittsburgh Penguins, answers some important youth hockey questions. Read More