Throwing clinics

Elbow and shoulder injuries in youth baseball and softball players have been on the rise in recent years. Research points to overuse as the main cause. These throwing injuries often are preventable.

Athletes work with experts to prevent injury

Norton Sports Health, the leading sports medicine provider in Louisville and Southern Indiana, and KORT physical therapy are offering a throwing clinic to help keep baseball and softball players healthy.

Join us for this free clinic to learn about proper throwing mechanics, injury prevention, sports performance and the latest treatment techniques for athletes ages 10 and older.

Athletes will work and learn from area pitching coaches; certified strength and conditioning experts; and Ryan J. Krupp, M.D., orthopedic surgeon, Norton Orthopedic Institute, and team physician for Bellarmine University, Spalding University, Eastern High School and Kentucky Country Day School.

“Baseball Throwing Academy”
Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018
9 a.m. to noon

Legends Sports Academy
10900 Electron Drive
Louisville, Kentucky

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Care access that athletes need

Through the Norton Sports Health team approach to treatment, you have access to a variety of care and support. You can expect to work with various professionals throughout your treatment journey, including athletic trainers, physical therapists and nutritionists.

Norton Sports Health also offers injury clinics throughout the year.  Runners’ Injury Clinics and Saturday Sports Injury Clinics aim to address the needs of runners and the fall sport athlete. These clinics are staffed with orthopedic specialists, neurologists and athletic trainers. The clinics provide access to a full range of diagnostic tools.

About Norton Sports Health

No matter what type of athlete you are, Norton Sports Health can provide you with the care you need. From high school to professional, from older adult to the weekend warrior, we prevent sports-related injuries and get you back to the activities you enjoy.

  • Norton Sports Health specialists are trained and experienced in caring for sports-related injuries and conditions.
  • Our team includes orthopedists, neurologists, primary care physicians, professional athletic trainers and physical therapists.
  • We work together to provide advanced care for athletes and individuals of all ages.
  • We design customized programs that meet your specific needs and help get you back to your active lifestyle.
  • Our sports health specialists serve as medical directors for the Kentucky Derby Festival miniMarathon/Marathon.
  • We provide athletic trainers to high schools and colleges in Louisville and Southern Indiana.
Sports Health 502-251-1308

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