Dr. Ronak Mukesh Patel, Orthopedic Hip, Knee and Shoulder Specialist was featured in HCA’s Houston Healthcare Blog.
In this issue, Dr. Patel talks about how to avoid injuries while participating in the latest sports craze: Pickleball.
Dr. Patel comments that Pickleball may seem harmless because of its silly-sounding name, but it can be a demanding sport for players at any age. With its quick stops and starts, and lunging and twisting, it’s especially hard on seniors who have taken a liking to the sport because of its accessibility and reputation for being low-impact.
You can read the full article here: Don’t let pickleball injuries sideline you