Falls are the primary cause of fatal and nonfatal injuries for older Americans, affecting thousands of people 65 and older. Over one-third of people fall, resulting in serious injuries like broken bones and traumatic brain injuries. In addition, as we age, our bones become weaker and brittle, making us more likely to break a bone.
(Real Vail) Vail Health’s Howard Head Sports Medicine has been announced as the official physical therapy provider for the 2022 Premier Lacrosse League.
(Aspen Daily News) A ribbon-cutting ceremony held Thursday afternoon at a much-anticipated, 65,000-square-foot orthopedic clinic at the Willits Town Center.
World-class facility is a collaboration among The Steadman Clinic/Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Orthopedic Care Partners, Aspen Valley Hospital, and Vail Health.
(Aspen Daily News) “It’s the poster child for the operating rooms of the future,” said Michael Westmiller of Vail Health.