Entries by Michael Johnson

Ankle Sprains

With the Kansas City Chiefs season still under way and the AFC Championship (Lamar Hunt Trophy) on the line, I will continue with the sports medicine theme. Ankle sprains are one of the most common sports injuries in the National Football League (NFL) and sports in general. In fact, Tom Brady of the New England […]

Achilles Tendon Injuries

With the Kansas City Chiefs season off to a hot start, it feels appropriate to discuss a lower extremity injury well-known in the National Football League (NFL). Our own Eric Berry has dealt with this painful issue, which involves the Achilles tendon.  Achilles tendon injuries take on a variety of forms, which fall under the umbrella terms “traumatic” or “non-traumatic.” Traumatic […]