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Premier’s major players knew and respected each other. This sense of community reduced my anxiety and facilitated my recovery.

~ DANIEL LOOSE, West Chester PA

Concussions: Still Under-Reported

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.

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Medical Acupuncture: Exploring an Ancient Alternative Treatment

ACUPUNCTURE: WHAT IS IT?

Acupuncture is a method of encouraging the body to promote natural healing and to improve functioning. This procedure is done by inserting needles and applying heat or electrical stimulation at very precise acupuncture points.

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3 Osteoporosis Prevention Tips

While there is no way to prevent osteoporosis from developing, there are a few ways you can help reduce your risk. These tips are simple lifestyle changes and habits that you can adopt to make your bones healthy and strong in an effort to avoid osteoporosis.

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Surgical Treatment for Osteoporosis

If you’ve been dealing with the painful effects of osteoporosis, you understand how impactful this disease can be on your daily life. Physicians will begin by treating a patient with osteoporosis patient with non-surgical methods, such as medication, diet changes, and a daily exercise routine. However, for some patients, osteoporosis has already reached later stages that cannot be treated with these comprehensive methods. If you haven’t seen an improvement within three months of treatment, surgery must be considered.

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ABOUT PREMIER ORTHOPAEDICS

Premier Orthopaedics is the largest orthopaedic group in Delaware and Chester counties. Premier provides patients with the full spectrum of orthopaedic services; including bone, muscle and joint care. Patients trust our specialists for their experience, expertise and commitment to exceptional patient care.