Premier Orthopaedics is proud to continue their partnership and serve as the Official Orthopaedic Provider of the Philadelphia Union Major League Soccer (MLS) team. Premier’s team of orthopaedic and sports medicine specialists will provide orthopedic care and serve as team physicians for the club.
A recent study published this year showed that 4 out of 10 concussions are never reported by the athlete. When asked about the classic “bell ringer”, less than one out of seven are ever reported. With the recent push to educate players, coaches and parents about concussion the way we treat concussion has changed to protect the athlete from further injury. This doesn’t help if the athlete is reporting the injury.