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Improve Your Baseball Game and Prevent Injuries
With Free Throwing Clinic
Event Saturday, May 12 at Frazier Rehab Institute in Mt. Sterling
Mt. Sterling, Ky. (May 2, 2018) – Baseball season is in full swing, and KentuckyOne Health is helping athletes and community members avoid injuries and improve their baseball game, with a free throwing clinic on Saturday, May 12. The clinic will take place from 10 a.m.-noon at Frazier Rehab Institute, located at 624 N. Maysville Road. Frazier Rehab Institute is a service of Saint Joseph Mount Sterling.
During the free clinic, community members can learn about proper throwing techniques, and how to avoid injuries while improving their game. James Rollins, MD, KentuckyOne Health Orthopedic Associates and Graham Gandee, physical therapist, Frazier Rehab Institute, will both be on-site to discuss various topics, including proper throwing mechanics, how the shoulder works, stretching techniques, and common shoulder problems in kids.
“This is a new clinic we are offering the Mt. Sterling community that will have a positive impact on our youth,” said Gandee. “We hope people will join us for this educational seminar, which will also include fun activities for those involved.”
“I enjoy working with kids and helping them excel in their sport, while also ensuring they have the proper guidance and education to prevent common injuries,” said Dr. Rollins. “This clinic will allow us to raise awareness and help kids in the Mt. Sterling area.”
Along with activities and a presentation, the clinic will include giveaways and refreshments.
Advance registration for this seminar is requested. To preregister, call 859.499.4351.
About Saint Joseph Mount Sterling
Saint Joseph Mount Sterling, part of KentuckyOne Health, is a 42-bed community hospital located just off Interstate 64 in Mount Sterling, KY. An investment of $60 million opened the current facility in 2011, but the legacy of its mission dates back to 1918. The hospital primarily serves Bath, Menifee, Montgomery, Powell and Rowan counties.
About KentuckyOne Health
KentuckyOne Health, part of Catholic Health Initiatives, is one of the largest and most comprehensive health systems in the Commonwealth, and includes hospitals, physician groups, clinics, primary care centers, specialty institutes and home health agencies in Kentucky and southern Indiana. KentuckyOne Health is dedicated to bringing wellness, healing and hope to all, including the underserved.