Shoulder Injuries in Golf

Shoulder Injuries in Golf

December 1st, 2017

  Shoulder pain and injury is consistently cited as the third most common injury among golfers.  This statistic has lead many researchers to conduct studies and formulate correlations between shoulder injuries, physical characteristics of the golfer and swing faults. Furthermore, it is not within the scope of this post to review the anatomy and pathophysiology

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Low Back Pain in Golf

Low Back Pain in Golf

November 7th, 2017

Low back pain (LBP) is consistently cited as the most common injury among golfers.  This statistic has lead many researchers to conduct studies and formulate correlations between LBP, physical characteristics of the golfer and swing faults.  However, it should be noted that many authors admit that LBP is a multifaceted condition that is difficult to

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Golf Injuries: Overview

Golf Injuries: Overview

October 25th, 2017

Golf Injuries: Overview The following is an overview of golf injuries including how, why, and who they occur to including comparisons between professional, amateur and the aging golfer.  Furthermore, a brief discussion on risk factors, swing considerations, and injury prevention strategies will be presented.  More detail of each will be presented in future articles, but

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