Make the right moves to avoid dance injuries (Video)

2015-02-24 16:29:03 by Mark Humphrey - Web Content Producer, as posted on the inside.akronchildrens.org blog.



Dedication and hard work are ideal qualities in a young dancer, but can also lead to injury concerns without proper precautions.

In this Children’s Channel video, Dr. Patrick Riley, Jr., a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Akron Children’s Hospital, discusses typical overuse injuries in dancers, and also offers tips for prevention.

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