Sports Medicine

Answers to Your Questions About Injuries in Youth Sports

By on 07/18/2017

Concussions. Knee injuries. Heat stroke. Training for fall youth sports will be kicking off soon, along with the risk for injury that involves.

Daniel Morrissy, DO

Daniel Morrissy, DO

On Wednesday, July 26, Einstein Healthcare Network sports medicine specialist Daniel Morrissy, DO, responded to questions about avoiding and treating the common mishaps in youth sports during a live chat.

Dr. Morrissy is board-certified in emergency medicine with a special interest in sports medicine. He serves as assistant team physician for many professional and college level sports teams, including the Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Flyers.

Dr. Morrissy, a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed his internship and residency in emergency medicine at Albert Einstein Medical Center. He furthered his medical training with a fellowship in primary care sports medicine at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania.

Read the transcript of our live chat:



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