Sports injuries may result from accidents, poor training practices, use of improper protective gear, lack of conditioning, and insufficient warm-up and stretching
Dr. Erik James Stapleton is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon currently working with Greenbrier Physicians in Ronceverte, West Virginia. He obtained his medical degree at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg, West Virginia and went on to complete an orthopedic surgery residency at Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell in Huntington, New York. Dr. Stapleton then pursued a fellowship in Sports Medicine at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.
Knee ligament reconstruction is a surgical procedure to repair or replace damaged ligaments of the knee joint such as the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL). The surgery can be performed using minimally invasive. View More
Arthroscopic surgery is a surgical procedure to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint with the help of an arthroscope, a small, fiber-optic instrument consisting of a lens. View More
Total shoulder replacement surgery is performed to relieve symptoms of severe shoulder pain and disability due to arthritis. View More