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Not all concussions in young athletes look the same.
They may appear immediately after contact in a game or practice, or they may not show ...more
Now that the weather has gotten chillier, you may be looking for fun indoor activities to do with the kids. If you’re headed to an indoor trampoline park, know that while they do encourage physical activity, they can also be dangerous. The Consumer Product Safety Commission estimates that over 100,000 children visited emergency rooms last ...more
We caught up with Dr. Chaitu Malempati, an orthopaedic surgeon with UK Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine who works at The Medical Center at Bowling Green, for our latest Making the Rounds interview.
Dr. Malempati is also the medical director and team physician for Western Kentucky University Athletics, a role that allows him to treat athletes ...more
Dr. Kimberly Kaiser
Written by Dr. Kimberly Kaiser, a physician with UK Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine and a team physician with UK Athletics.
Each of our arms and legs have compartments that contain muscles and nerves which are surrounded by tough walls of tissue called fascia.
When we experience an injury or overuse our muscles, these ...more
It’s the fifth race on a beautiful, sunny day at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington and the jockeys are on their mounts up in the gates. The bell rings and the horses spring forward, looking for the perfect spot from which to make their charge. At the second turn, the No. 8 horse stumbles and recovers, ...more