shoulder

SMS Welcomes Dr. Christopher R. Sellars, DO

  Sports Medicine South continues to get Beyond Better!  We are excited to introduce you to the newest member of our team, Dr. Christopher R. Sellars, DO.  Dr. Sellars brings a wealth of experience and expertise to our practice including, non-surgical procedures, neck and back care, and sports medicine services! Dr. Sellars is Board Certified …

SMS Welcomes Dr. Christopher R. Sellars, DO Read More »

Mulitdirectional Shoulder Instability….What is it?

In recent years, the number of young athletes engaged in sport focused and year round training has continued to increase.  Overhead sports, such as swimming, throwing, and racquet sports place significant demands on the shoulder and can lead to MDI, or multidirectional shoulder instability. This is especially prevalent in young athletes, where developing anatomy and …

Mulitdirectional Shoulder Instability….What is it? Read More »

Cast or Brace?

When you are evaluated by a provider you might be diagnosed with an injury such as a sprain or strain, a fracture or even some diagnosis you may not have ever heard of.  After the provider looks at your x-rays and does special testing, you might receive a cast or a brace.  Why do you …

Cast or Brace? Read More »

Ultrasound at an Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialist?

Yes, you heard that right! At Sports Medicine South, Dr Gary Levengood and his staff are using ultrasound to assist in making the most accurate diagnoses possible. In the office, ultrasound is utilized in diagnostic imaging of musculoskeletal injuries including joint effusion, tendonitis, ligamentous tears, soft tissue injuries and bony structure defects. Ultrasound is relatively …

Ultrasound at an Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Specialist? Read More »