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MOR Physician Assistant Jocelyn Shook Explains Skate Safe on WGN-TV

Soma Fuller, Team Manager of Character Skateboard team and Jocelyn Shook, a physician assistant at the Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Hand, Wrist & Elbow Institute, talk with Ana Belaval of WGN-TV about the proper way to fall and Skate Safe, a program to help prevent skateboarding injuries this summer. Check out www.skatesafer.org for events this [...]

By | July 12th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Skate Safe events headed to Oak Park, Hinsdale

Dr. John Fernandez, a MOR hand, wrist and elbow specialist, treats skateboarding injuries during the summer months that in many cases he feels could have been prevented. He discussed this recently in a Chicago Tribune's Oak Leaves and Hinsdale Doings article. He points out that as skateboarding has become more popular, skaters aren't wearing a helmet and other safety [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Dr. Joel Williams warns about skateboard injuries on ABC7

Dr. Joel Williams, an orthopedic trauma surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR), explains the importance of skateboard safety on a ABC7 Chicago morning segment. He discusses injury prevention tips with anchors Ben Bradley and Stacey Baca, including the importance of wearing the proper safety gear. He mentions MOR’s public awareness campaign Skate Safe, that has teamed [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Hammond skateboarder talks safety after breaking arm

A Hammond, IN skateboarder, who was recently injured, spoke with the Northwest Indiana Times about his love of skateboarding and the importance of wearing proper safety gear, including helmets and knee pads and learning how to fall. The story featured his physician, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) hand, wrist and elbow specialist, Dr. Robert Wysocki, who is leading an initiative to encourage safe skateboarding called Skate Safe. The Munster Park District, [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Jocelyn Shook Explains Skate Safe on WGN-TV

By | April 20th, 2016|News|0 Comments

WGN – Dr. Wysocki on Skateboard Safety

By | April 4th, 2016|News|1 Comment