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"Ode To My Right Hip" By Jennifer Kidney Ph.D.

December 5th, 2017

By Gabrielle Perez


“The Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center has the pleasure of meeting and caring for hundreds of patients for more than 40 years. In doing so, relationships develop throughout the visits between the staff, doctors and patients. Now featuring in our monthly newsletter, ‘Patient...

Most Common Football Injuries- Concussion

October 24th, 2017


Answered by Tim Arnold, Lead ATC


A concussion is a type of traumatic brain injury caused by a bump, blow, jolt to the head or by a hit to the body that causes the head and brain to move rapidly in a back and forth motion. This sudden movement can...

Most Common Football Injuries- Lower Back Injury

October 2nd, 2017



Answered by Neurosurgeon Clay Cochran, M.D.


Lower back pain is a relatively rare occurrence in young athletes, with an overall incidence of between 10 and 15 percent reported. However, this varies...

David Bobb, M.D.

Most Common Football Injuries- Dislocated Shoulder

September 11th, 2017

Dislocated Shoulder

Answered by David Bobb, M.D.

What is the injury?
A common football injury is a dislocated shoulder, or more often, a partially...

OSC Spotlight Dr. Kenneth P. Coffey

July 18th, 2016


Kenneth P. Coffey, M.D. is a board certified diagnostic radiologist with subspecialty training in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).

Dr. Coffey has over thirty years of MRI Experience. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Radiology and a member of the Clinical Magnetic Resonance Society and the American Society of...

OSC Spotlight Deb Mason PT M.S.

May 2nd, 2016

This month the OSC Spotlight focus will be on our Physical Therapist Director Deb Mason. Deb did two years of undergraduate work at University of Nebraska, then earned her B.S. from the University of Illinois in Biology. She then went to Des Monies University (formerly know as the University of Osteopathic Medicine and health Science...

Why Schedule A Visit To See An Orthopaedic Surgeon

February 8th, 2016
Millions of Americans suffer through the pain of joint, tendon, muscle or back problems and think the only way to deal with the pain is to turn to medication or just continue to suffer through it. What these millions of Americans need to ask themselves is: Do I need to see an orthopaedic surgeon?
The process of seeing an...

OSC Spotlight Dr. Steven Schultz

February 1st, 2016

This month the OSC Spotlight focus will be on orthopaedic surgeon Steven Schultz M.D. Dr. Schultz did his undergraduate studies and attended medical school at the University of Oklahoma. He did his internship and residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Forth Worth, TX. He also completed a fellowship at the New Mexico Center for Joint...