SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With plenty of snowfall this winter, there is no end in sight to this year'sski season. Make the most of your time on the slopes and avoid getting injured with tips from one of Dignity Health Saint Francis Memorial Hospital's sports medicine experts.
According to Meredith Bean, MD,
Here are Dr. Bean's top five tips to avoid skiing and snowboarding injuries:
For more tips to prevent snow sport injuries, please join Dr. Bean and the Saint Francis Memorial Hospital Center for Sports Medicine for a Twitter chat and Facebook Live Q&A on Tuesday, March 28, noon-1 p.m. Follow @HealthyBayArea and facebook.com/SaintFrancisMemorialHospital. Dr. Bean also is available for on-camera interviews and equipment demonstrations.
About Saint Francis Memorial Hospital Dignity Health Saint Francis Memorial Hospital is an accredited, not-for-profit community hospital that has been providing exceptional healthcare in San Francisco for more than 100 years. Located atop Nob Hill, near downtown San Francisco, Saint Francis is home to the Bothin Burn Center, the largest in Northern California, the Center for Sports Medicine, and the Saint Francis Orthopedic Institute. With its close proximity to downtown San Francisco, Saint Francis also specializes in Occupational Health and Emergency Medicine. Saint Francis has been designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Spine and Hip/Knee Replacement Surgery and is a Certified Stroke Center by the Joint Commission. For more information, call (415) 353-6000 or visit DignityHealth.org/SaintFrancis.
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