Latest Sports Medicine Group Stories

2013-10-04 23:20:43

According to Dr. Stuart Syles, by undertaking a pre-season ski conditioning program you can avoid the pitfalls of injury and take your skiing to new heights. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Colorful leaves and nippy temperatures can only mean one thing: Ski season isn’t far off. Recreational skiers may already be eyeing the latest equipment or most colorful apparel to wear as they glide down the powder, but it’s even more important to train their bodies for the upcoming ski season...

2012-01-30 14:20:00

Sports medicine specialist and assistant clinical professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at New York University School of Medicine Dr. Victor Khabie offers tips on preventing wrestling related injury. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) January 30, 2012 Wrestling as a sport can be traced back to the ancient Olympics and has been practiced throughout the world in many forms and styles ever since. Today, wrestling is offered at various levels, from youth wrestling in middle school through high...

2011-12-23 08:00:00

Dr. Andrew Peretz with Somers Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine Group Says It's Time To Take Simple Steps To Protect Your Back Carmel, NY (PRWEB) December 23, 2011 “We don't typically see snow-shoveling injuries in October,” says Dr. Andrew Peretz of Somers Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Group, “but this hasn't been a typical year.” When a freak storm hit the Northeast before Halloween, millions of people retrieved shovels from the depths of the...

2011-12-17 08:00:00

Drs. Douglas Fauser, Joel Buchalter, Victor Khabie and Jason Melnick, all of Somers Orthoapedic Surgery & Sports Medicine in Carmel, NY, have been ranked among the top physicians in the nation based on patient reviews. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) December 17, 2011 A select few physicians from across the United States were honored with the prestigious 2011 Patients' Choice Award, and this year they include Dr. Douglas Fauser, Dr. Joel Buchalter, Dr. Victor Khabie and Dr. Jason Melnick, all of...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.