Dr Wee was invited to be part of the international faculty in the Upper Extremity Trauma Master Class course to share his expertise in shoulder and elbow surgery with fellow surgeons from India. The event was conducted on January 21-22, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Riding a bike, whether as part of your commute or for fun, has several health benefits. It helps to improve various systems of the body, including your muscular and cardiovascular systems.
Cycling can also have a positive effect on your overall health and could even lower your risk for a range of diseases.
Last but not least, it can also be part of your rehabilitation programme if you are recovering from a surgery or serious injury.
Read here to learn how you can reap the benefits of cycling.
Sports injuries are injuries that happen when playing sports or exercising.
Regardless if you are playing sports at a recreational or competitive level, they often carry the risks of injury.
Some of the common injuries are Plantar fasciitis, Ankle sprain, ACL strain, Quad strain, Hamstring pull, Hip bursitis, Low-back pain and Tennis elbow/Elbow pain.
Many of these injuries if left untreated can lead to chronic pain or irreversible joint wear.
Listen to the body and take the necessary actions at the first signs of pain, discomfort, stress or overheating.
If you have a sports or activity-related injury or would like to prevent injuries from occurring, click here to contact us.
Learn how to prevent common sports injuries, their causes and rehab tips. https://www.mensfitness.com/sports/football/8-most-common-sports-injuries
Ski season is upon us again as the snow falls and we head overseas for our annual skiing escapades.
Ironically, this is also the season where our surgeons see an increase in skiing and snowboarding related injuries.
Don’t let such incidents spoil your holiday.
Check out the article below to find out the most common injuries associated with skiing and how to avoid them.
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Dr Andy Wee was in Hanoi as an invited speaker for the 16th Annual Vietnam Orthopaedic Association Meeting.
During the event from the 6th to the 8th of Oct, he had the chance to shared his surgical experience treating shoulder elbow conditions with the local surgeons and performed a live surgery at the Viet Duc University Hospital.