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Dr. Jewell Brent Duncan, MD

Sports Medicine Specialist

Dr. Jewell Duncan is a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner in Augusta, GA. As a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner, Dr. Duncan is trained to assess, diagnose, prevent, and treat sports injuries in patients of all ages, and refer those patients to further services if needed. Sports Medicine Family Practitioners must complete specialized training in order to help each patient maximize function and improve quality of life.
35 years Experience
Dr. Jewell Brent Duncan, MD
  • Augusta, GA
  • Med Coll of Ga Sch of Med, Augusta Ga
  • Accepting new patients

How long is the recovery from Tommy John surgery?

1year. Should be successful. You should ask your surgeon

Body Mass Index?

BMI is weight-height comparison. Skin caliper test try to measure fat percentage.

When can my daughter play sports again?

That’s a question for her treating physician

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

I am assuming your son is like teens or early 20s. If he has had to dislocations in the past year, he more than likely needs surgery now. He needs to see your shoulder specialist READ MORE
I am assuming your son is like teens or early 20s. If he has had to dislocations in the past year, he more than likely needs surgery now. He needs to see your shoulder specialist and make sure he’s not into the bone already.

Severe biceps pain?

Most likely ruptured biceps. Need orthopedic visit.

My son is highly prone to heat stroke. Is there anything that can help prevent this?

If he has experienced multiple heat strokes he needs a medical workup

What can I do to manage Rhabdomyolysis?

A good question for the physician that diagnosed. Depends on a number of variables. Talk with the doctor that made your diagnosis.

How much water should one consume after playing?

Depends on body weight. Depends on sport. Depends on heat and humidity. They are formulas you can look up to calculate it. You should be drinking throughout your activity.

Can I use a compression wrap for a wrist injury?

You need an evaluation. Need to know the diagnosis.

How can I cope with a high intesity cardio workout?

Your trainer needs to prepare you better

How can I increase my strength to play cricket?

Weight room. Preferably with trainer

What does sports rehabilitation include?

Different ways to view sports rehab. Depends on specific needs. Rehab from hurt to well. Rehab to improve baseline. I assume your coach is speaking of rehab to restore injury to READ MORE
Different ways to view sports rehab. Depends on specific needs. Rehab from hurt to well. Rehab to improve baseline. I assume your coach is speaking of rehab to restore injury to normal. That would be physical therapy involving Various strengthening and range of motion techniques probably performed by physical therapist. Mathletics Trainer trying to appropriately can do this as well.

Are there any anti-inflammatory medicines I can take after running?

Usual for inflammation would be Aleve or Advil. Instructions on bottle. If doesn’t help see specialist to determine diagnosis

How should I prevent any knee injuries while playing hockey?

Make sure you have properly trained to prevent injury