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Injury prevention

These tips can help keep you away from our office and out on the field, court, slope, road or track where you belong.
 

Sports Injury Prevention

Tips from Dr. Kevin Stone, orthopedic surgeon from The Stone Clinic in San Francisco to help you avoid a sports injury.

Prevent Tennis Injuries

Play sport, stay injury free. Here are some tips for avoiding tennis injuries, from The Stone Clinic in San Francisco.

Prevent Soccer Injuries

Here are some tips for avoiding soccer injuries, from The Stone Clinic in San Francisco.

Prevent Skiing Injuries

Here are some tips for avoiding skiing injuries, from The Stone Clinic in San Francisco.

Prevent Running Injuries

Here are some tips for avoiding running injuries, from The Stone Clinic in San Francisco

Prevent Basketball Injuries

Here are some tips for avoiding basketball injuries, from The Stone Clinic in San Francisco.

Makoplasty-partial-knee-replacement
Knees do not necessarily wear out evenly, sometimes one part of the knee is perfectly fine while another part is completely destroyed. If only part of the knee joint is worn out, why replace all of it?
Time to Stop
“Push through the pain.” “No pain, no gain,” we were told in our youth. These are outside voices – but listening to your body and knowing when to stop is the key to diminishing self-inflicted injuries and lengthening your sports career.
Some thoughts and tips about maximizing your enjoyment while minimizing possible injuries, from former US Ski Team and Pro Tour orthopedic surgeon Kevin R. Stone.
July 14th, 2015
In light of Wes Matthews and other NBA athletes suffering Achilles ruptures, Dr. Stone speaks to Mavs Moneyball, a...
April 27th, 2016
Dr Stone talking about Steph Curry's injury and the Warrior's season.
December 11th, 2014
"A few select orthopedic surgeons and researchers around the country are pioneering alternate cartilage...

Stone, K.R., A.W. Walgenbach, A. Freyer, T.J. Turek, and D.P. Speer. 2006.

Kevin R. Stone · Jonathan R. Pelsis · Scott T. Surrette · Ann W. Walgenbach · Thomas J. Turek 

A new treatment to replace the entire cartilage surface