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Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Common Injuries

Sports injuries are specific types of injuries sustained during sports or other exercise, usually affecting the musculoskeletal system or the muscles, bones and cartilage. Proper training, protective equipment and other precautions can often prevent sports injuries.

Still, even the most careful athletes can suffer an unexpected injury, especially those who play contact and team sports. Learn more about some of the most common sports injuries.

 

Hand and Wrist Injuries

Hand and Wrist Surgery

Learn about types of hand and wrist surgery and treatment.

 

Elbow Injuries

Elbow Surgery

Learn about types of elbow surgery and treatment.

 

Shoulder Injuries

Shoulder Surgery

Learn about types of shoulder surgery and treatment.

 

Knee Injuries

Knee Surgery

Learn about types of knee surgery and treatment.

 

Foot and Ankle Injuries

Foot and Ankle Surgery

Learn about types of foot and ankle surgery and treatment.

 

Hip Injuries

Hip Surgery

Learn about types of hip surgery and treatment.

 

Leg Injuries