Skateboarding can lead to serious injuries from fractures to broken bones. It’s important to wear proper padding and a helmet. The speed of the jumps and falls can cause serious injury. Youth, like the one in the video posted below, have to go undergo rehab and required therapy to heal from injuries.
50,000 Americans go to the emergency room every year for skateboard accidents. -king5.com
Serious injuries can require a proper diagnosis from an orthopedic doctor. An orthopedic doctor can help create a personalized plan for your injury which can include physical and occupational therapy. Its important to provide proper care for any serious injury to prevent further damage or tears that may require surgery. Book a consultation today (323) 264-7600.