orthopedic surgeons lubbock

Orthopedic Care

What is the first thing you think of when you hear the term orthopedic care? Most of us think of professional athletes and the sports injuries they often endure. This is part of what orthopedic care entails. However, it is broad and extends to those who are involved in regular exercises to keep fit and […]

Sports Injuries Prevention Tips

Muscular overuse and sport-related trauma are the major causes of sports injuries. Some promising athlete careers have ended due to the ignoring of less severe injuries, while others due to elevated pain as a result of the injury. Either way, any sports injury should not be taken lightly. One should quickly seek medical attention before […]

Staying in the Game by Avoiding Sport Injuries

Sports are tons of fun, including for the fans cheering on their favorite teams. As for the players, it’s a way of showcasing their abilities and their competitiveness. However, often times, players are risking injury to their bodies. Many athletes suffer sports injuries due to neglect of proper technique or warm-up. Physicians in sports medicine […]

Tips to Prevent Sports Injuries

Engaging in active sports can be exciting, fun, thrilling and adrenaline-generating for numerous athletes. In addition, participating actively in sports like football, volleyball, basketball, swimming, or rugby has a myriad of health benefits. Participating in active sports can result in strong bones, muscles, and tendons, strengthened immune systems, improved blood flow, reduced stress, better sleep […]

Causes of Ankle Sprains

An ankle sprain is generally any injury to your muscles/tendons or ligaments connecting your leg bones to the foot. Ligaments play a vital role in making leg movements possible. This type of sports injury is very common among active people. An ankle sprain can be overwhelmingly painful and unbearable for anyone. It can also cause […]

Types of Bone Fractures

Types of Bone Fractures – Orthopedics, Lubbock TX Types of bone fractures can be many, but here are the main classifications. ¬†If you’ve ever had a broken bone, chances are that you know exactly which one you had – the one that hurt ūüôā The Basics of a bone fracture (medical term for Broken Bone): […]

What is Orthopedics?

What is Orthopedics? “or¬∑tho¬∑pe¬∑dics ňĆ√īrTH…ôňąpńďdiks/ noun: ¬†1.¬†The branch of medicine dealing with the correction or deformities of bones or muscles.”   During some time in their life, most people will visit an orthopedic specialist or surgeon. ¬†Some, such as scholastic or professional athletes, will tend to visit an Orthopedist¬†much more often than the rest. ¬†Our […]

Medicine for Motion

Medicine for Motion Lubbock Sports Medicine provides Orthopedic, Regenerative, and Rehab treatment in Lubbock, TX. “MEDICINE¬†FOR MOTION” LOCATED IN THE HEART OF THE SOUTH PLAINS, LUBBOCK SPORTS MEDICINE IS YOUR PREMIER¬†SPORTS MEDICINE AND REHAB CENTER. ¬†OUR KNOWLEDGEABLE AND FRIENDLY STAFF IS HERE TO TREAT YOUR¬†ACTIVE LIFESTYLE ORTHOPEDIC INJURIES! ¬† Sports Injury Treatments for¬†Active Lifestyles: Our […]

Outreach Athletic Training

Outreach Athletic TrainingBringing the best athletic training services to our high schools and programs is the Mission of Lubbock Sports Medicine’s Outreach Athletic Training Program. With LSM’s program, we help enable our local athletic programs that lack full-time trainers to obtain the experienced medical staff needed to keep athletes off the training table and back […]