Orthopedics

  • Preventing Sports-Related Dehydration

    Preventing Sports-Related Dehydration

    posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2019

    The St. Louis Blues are hoping to secure a Stanley Cup in 2019. But did you know that hockey players and other athletes can lose a ton of water during a game and quickly become dehydrated?

  • Signature Orthopedics Weekend and After-Hours Clinic Opens New Location

    Signature Orthopedics Weekend and After-Hours Clinic Opens New Location

    posted on Monday, December 17, 2018

    Signature Orthopedics has announced that the Orthopedics NOW! After-Hours and Walk-In Clinic will open at the West County Office, located on the CityPlace 5 campus.

  • Premier Care Meets Your Needs with Orthopedics Now!

    Premier Care Meets Your Needs with Orthopedics Now!

    posted on Thursday, January 4, 2018

    At Premier Care Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, we know that injuries can happen anywhere and at anytime. And pain can strike at any moment. As a division of Signature Medical Group, we've been happy to offer our Orthopedics Now! service for more than a year at our main south St. Louis County location. We've extended our hours to 8:30 p.m. on weeknights and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday. No appointment is necessary.

  • Caring for Basketball Injuries

    Caring for Basketball Injuries

    posted on Wednesday, December 20, 2017

    Although basketball can be a fun sport, it does carry the risk of injury.

  • Treating Rotator Cuff Injuries

    Treating Rotator Cuff Injuries

    posted by Signature Medical Group on Monday, December 18, 2017

    The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint, keeping the head of your upper arm bone firmly within the shallow socket of the shoulder, the Mayo Clinic adds. A rotator cuff injury can cause a dull ache in the shoulder, which often worsens when you try to sleep on the involved side. The risk of rotator cuff injury increases with age.