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Dr. Steven Y. Wei, M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery | Sports Medicine

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25 years Experience
Dr. Steven Y. Wei, M.D.
  • Niantic, CT
  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med- St Louis Mo
  • Accepting new patients

My son has dislocated his shoulder twice from playing baseball. Will this have an effect on him in the future?

Likely. An athlete with two shoulder dislocations should be evaluated by a sports medicine specialist.

Is it okay to exercise with mild knee pain?

While exercising does expose the knee to some wear and tear, the lack of exercise is far more detrimental. Low-impact aerobic exercise in moderation is usually beneficial. Exercises READ MORE
While exercising does expose the knee to some wear and tear, the lack of exercise is far more detrimental. Low-impact aerobic exercise in moderation is usually beneficial. Exercises to keep his weight down may actually help minimize the wear and tear on his joints.

Assuming his knee pain is not from another cause, running on a treadmill in moderation is reasonable. He may want to consider even lower-impact exercises such as swimming.