Entries by Dr. Scott Brice

Let’s Swim!

It’s summer time, which means it’s swim time in Tennessee.  In East Tennessee, there are many opportunities to spend time in the water.  Seven lakes and several rivers in our area cover over 200,000 acres.  There are more than thirty competition swimming pools and hundreds of home and neighborhood pools in Knox and the surrounding […]

Overuse Injuries

Each year, many children and adolescents suffer sports-related injuries.  While most sports injuries are acute, it is estimated that over half of all injuries are a result of overuse.  An overuse injury is an injury sustained after repeated use.  It occurs as a result of repetitive trauma to a bone, ligament, or tendon without allowing […]