Recent posts

Preventing Adolescent Pitching injuries

By admin
September 9, 2011

This is a recent article from the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine. A lot of parents have been bringing in their children with shoulder and arm pain. Mostly this is because of repetitive throwing without adequate preparation and resolves with rest, ice, antiinflammatory medication and exercise. I recommend that you read this article and ... read more


Knees in Need

By admin
August 26, 2011

This is an article that was written and published a couple of years ago about baby-boomers and their knee problems. It is still relavent today as to the treatment options available. Take a look and see what you think and how it translates to your current knee complaints.  Stephen Franzino, MD ... read more


Summer In Motion Newsletter

By admin
July 15, 2011

Please read the summer version of In-Motion there are some interesting articles, also I would like you to have access to www.orthoinfo.org. This site is dedicated for patient education resources and tutorials. Its a great resource for upcoming surgeries, rehabilitation and general orthopedic questions.  Click here to read our Summer 2011 "In Motion Newsletter" ... read more


By admin
June 9, 2011

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Preventing Cycling Injuries

By admin
April 28, 2011

This is one of my favorite photographs given to me by a patient. Fortunately this patient was not serioulsy injured  and continued on to finish the race. Enjoy this short article on cycling and how you can prevent injuries. Stephen Franzino, MD ... read more


By admin
March 28, 2011

From time to time I will post articles which I believe will be interesting and informative.  These articles will come from leading newspapers, magazines or online sources.  I may add some journal articles but they tend to be too technical in nature. The articles will represent the current trends, viable treatment options or opinions regarding that ... read more


Baseball Season & Shoulder Injuries

By admin
March 22, 2011

Tom Seaver is the winner of 311 games, 3640 strikeouts, 61 shutouts, "Rookie of the year," 3-time "Cy Young award" winner and 1992 Hall of Fame Inductee.  Tom is currently the owner of GTS Vineyards with his wife Nancy, located in the Napa Valley.  They make excellent wines and give incredible customer service. Unfortunately we all ... read more


Welcome

By admin
March 3, 2011

Welcome to the blog of Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics and Dr. Stephen Franzino.  This blog will be updated periodically with the latest news, recent technological advances and new treatments in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.  You can subscribe to us by clicking the “subscribe” link below. I believe that patient education and open communication with ... read more


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