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There are nearly 30 million children and adolescents participating in youth sports. Of the 30 million, more than 2.6 million children age 0-19 are treated in emergency departments each year for sports or recreation injuries.
Dr. Derek Ochiai, a leading board certified orthoscopic hip surgeon and sports medicine expert inArlington, VA joins us to speak to overuse injuries, arm pain in baseball and swimming and discusses how sports injuries in children could be preventable. Dr. Ochiai also shares info on Tommy John surgery and exactly how common it is in both children and adult athletes.