Find an overview of the causes, treatment and prevention of common sports injuries to the hip, ankle, wrist, shoulder and other areas of the body. These include muscular, tendon, ligament and bone injuries caused by acute trauma or repetitive strain. Learn more about symptoms, diagnosis and the treatment methods available, and discover what the recommended recovery period for common sports injuries can be.
Adrian Rotunno is a medical doctor in the Sports & Exercise Medicine fellowship at the Sports Science Institute of South Africa, and qualified physiotherapist. Team physician for Dimension Data pro-cycling, and Boland Rugby. Special interests include endurance sport, in particular cycling, as well as contact sports.
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