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Our Anderson – Beechmont, Crestview Hills, Erlanger,...Read Full Article
Dr. Angel Velazquez has decided to pursue other interests and will be leaving Beacon Orthopaedics after 8 years of providing high-quality care to our...Read Full Article
Friday June 14th, 2019
Beacon Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and South Dearborn Community School Corporation are proud to announce a...Read Full Article
By: Dr. Drew Burleson
Published: 6/10/2019 2:19 PM
As sports medicine specialists, we are often asked, “Can I play with this injury?” It is...Read Full Article
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Two months since his catastrophic knee injury, Steven Souza Jr. is making a surprisingly...Read Full Article
Michael Medlock will study art education at Taylor University, this fall. He has also committed to play football for the Trojans. Over his four years in...Read Full Article
Timothy Kremchek, MD - Opinion Contributor - Cincinnati Enquirer - April 23, 2019
As the seasons change, so do the sports we play. And as athletes gather...Read Full Article
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Today’s Date: February 7, 2019
REGIONAL NATA CEREMONY RECOGNIZES ALL SOUTHEAST INDIANA...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, TriHealth
Reach Development Agreement to Convert TriHealth Evendale Hospital
into Region’s First Orthopedic...Read Full Article
TOP DOCTORS 2019
Each year, physicians are selected by their peers in a survey, asking them which physicians they would turn to for their own personal...Read Full Article
Though it can be intimidating to see a surgeon, Dr. Michael Planalp and his skilled colleagues at Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine help...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics, The Christ Hospital Health Network, Drayer Physical Therapy Partner with Madeira City Schools
Five year agreement is extended,...Read Full Article
Lakota West High School Receives National Athletic Trainers’ Association Safe Sports School Award
Program recognizes high schools that help to keep...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics presents the 2018 GMC Football Signing Day
Wednesday, February 7th at 1pm
Sharonville Convention Center
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Wyoming High School Receives National Athletic Trainers’ Association "Safe Sports School Award"
--Beacon Orthopaedics and the Christ Hospital Health...Read Full Article
The Rising Sun Regional Foundation awarded approximately $15,000 in grants to Dearborn County Hospital and Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine for...Read Full Article
Cincinnati, OH 8/28/2017 – Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is proud to announce the initiation of a partnership with Warren County Soccer Academy...Read Full Article
Kyle Bruner is a senior at Wittenberg University. Unfortunately, it looks like his final year as a college football player will be spent on the sidelines...Read Full Article
The Miami Marlins appear to be stuck with their eighth consecutive season under 500. Even if Martin Prado and Kyle Barraclough return from the disabled...Read Full Article
28-year-old right handed New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda is scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery. Pineda received a second opinion from Cincinnati...Read Full Article
Talk to any knowledgeable Reds fan, and they’ll agree that injured pitchers have doomed the 2017 season. The Redlegs have seen seven of their starters...Read Full Article
In professional sports, staying off of the disabled list is often as important as performing well under the lights. In Michael Schlact’s case, one...Read Full Article
Cincinnati, OH (July 12, 2017) – Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine and Cincinnati Futsal are proud to announce the initiation of a partnership...Read Full Article
Left hander Matt Strahm will undergo knee surgery on Friday to repair his torn patellar tendon. Strahm is expected to be out for about four...Read Full Article
Kansas City Royals pitcher Matt Strahm is heading to Cincinnati to seek the opinion of Dr. Timothy Kremchek. Strahm chose Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports...Read Full Article
The 26-year old right handed starter for the Cincinnati Reds, Anthony DeSclafani, sprained his right ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) and will be unable...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine and The Christ Hospital are proud to announce the initiation of a partnership with Kings Hammer Soccer Club to...Read Full Article
Juliet DeCampos is the Medical Director for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos Double-A baseball club. She is a sports medicine physician and orthopaedic surgeon...Read Full Article
Congrats to our physicians who were named to Cincinnati Magazine's...Read Full Article
"I was a little nervous," recalls 6-foot6-inch Virginia Tech pitcher Andrew McDonald of his college debut. A freshman in 2014, McDonald had a bright...Read Full Article
To read the entire feature chronicling Gus Ragland's recovery from ACL surgery at Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, as written by Patrick Brennan...Read Full Article
After more than a decade and a half of suffering from back pain, radio talk show personality Scott Sloan had tried nearly every type of non-surgical treatment. ...Read Full Article
Dr. Henry Stiene of Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine works with professional, collegiate, and high school athletes. The Cincinnati based orthopedist...Read Full Article
What is Commotio Cordis?
Latin for "heart agitation," commotio cordis refers to a disruption of the heart from an impact to the chest. This usually caused...Read Full Article
Save the date! The third annual dinner and auction to raise funds to support GamePlan09 will be held Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at the Annie W....Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine provides the sports medicine care for over thirty local high schools. Switzerland County High School is one of...Read Full Article
Cincinnati's favorite rugby football club has announced their 2016/2017 schedule of matches! Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is happy to provide...Read Full Article
High School Senior Marcus Placke of Princeton has decided he wants to be an orthopedic surgeon. Placke, a resident of Springdale, OH had the unique chance...Read Full Article
Game after game, week after week, year after year, Craig Lindsey carried an automated external defibrillator (AED) to and from high school athletic competitions....Read Full Article
As the wet Western and Southern Open continues, the already popular sport of tennis seems to get a real shot in the arm. It looks so appealing, so fun,...Read Full Article
Wilmington College participates in an NCAA concussion study
Over the past decade, the prevalence of concussions in American football has sparked a conversation...Read Full Article
With temperatures reaching the upper 90's and even breaking 100 degrees, it's important to be aware of heat related illness. Heat related illness prevention...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics is the official Sports Medicine Sponsor of Komen South West Ohio's Race for the Cure on September 24th, 2016. We will have staff...Read Full Article
Mariemont High School Students Gain Valuable Hands-On Experience
June 12, 2016
There is no substitute for the real thing and the real thing is exactly...Read Full Article
When it comes to sports injuries, overuse of muscles and tendons are often the most common cause. Check out our baseball and softball newsletters to view...Read Full Article
Unfortunately, left handed starter Felix Doubront won't be finishing his season with the Oakland A's. While pitching against the Giants, Doubront...Read Full Article
To read the entire story covering the recuperation of Homer Bailey, written by C. Trent Rosecrans as featured on Cincinnati.com, please click here.
Early...Read Full Article
To read the full story covering the Beacon Orthopaedics and Christ Hospital partnership, written by Barrett Brunsman and published in the Cincinnati Business...Read Full Article
Cincinnati, OH 2/2/2016 – Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is once again leading the charge in mainstreaming new advanced medical technology. ...Read Full Article
New Surgeon Settles In
Cincinnati native Dr. Adam Miller opens up about joining a well known local sports medicine practice. He talks baby boomers,...Read Full Article
Every year, physicians serving the City of Cincinnati nominate and vote for other doctors in their field. To qualify for Cincinnati Magazine's Top Doctors...Read Full Article
Dr. Robert Burger has been named a finalist for CBC's Health Care Heroes Awards in 2015. Dr. Burger is one of two founding physicians of Beacon Orthopaedics...Read Full Article
Beacon CEO Mr. Glen Prasser announced yesterday that he will be is stepping down from his position. Mr. Prasser, 60, took the helm seven years ago and...Read Full Article
MLB's next frontier: Injury prevention Technology
Baseball’s most renowned innovators are of the opinion that the next major "data analytics" advancement...Read Full Article
Would You Live Stream Your Loved One's Orthopedic Surgery?
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Dr. Glen McClung is an orthopedic surgeon focusing on hips, elbows, knees, shoulders, and sports medicine. One of the reasons he is so great at what...Read Full Article
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At the Center for Sports Sciences, Wilmington College students will now...Read Full Article
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Dr. Tim Kremchek of Beacon Orthopaedics serves as head physician for the...Read Full Article
Dr. Steve Hamilton of Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine wants to encourage you to bring your family to see the Science of Sports exhibit...Read Full Article
This year, in honor of those affected by blood cancer and to raise funds for research, Beacon will be hosting a team in the Light The Night Walk for The...Read Full Article
The warm weather is finally here! That means it may be time to consider doing some simple things to avoid some preventable, but all too common...Read Full Article
Dr. Robert Rolf talks about common children's injuries. There are some important signs to look for to see if a child is hurt, and assess how badly...Read Full Article
Dr. Robert Rolf joins us to discuss two types of injuries in children. The first type consists of Acute Injuries. These are often the results of direct...Read Full Article
Dr. Adam Miller of Beacon Orthopaedics discusses why defending champion Rory McIlroy has chosen not to play in the Open Championship at St. Andrews....Read Full Article
Dr. Sam Koo is a hand and upper extremity surgeon at Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Preventative actions are often more important than pain...Read Full Article
Scott Rogers, is the Executive Direct of Cincinnati United Soccer Club. The announcement of the new Beacon Orthopaedics and Christ Hospital partnership...Read Full Article
Dr. James Andrews of the Andrews Institute was honored with an induction into the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine Hall of Fame. This...Read Full Article
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Heart Screening...Read Full Article
Dr. Justin Kruer of Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine talks about back pain on this week’s Beacon’s Corner. Did you know that lower back...Read Full Article
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The mound was lonely and somewhat surreal for Hoosiers pitcher Kyle Hart. A Cincinnati native, the left handed pitcher felt a twinge in his dominant...Read Full Article
Dr. Kremchek Interview WLW700
Last night, Beacon Physician and Reds Medical Director Dr. Tim Kremchek interviewed with Lance McAlister on "The Big One"...Read Full Article
Dr. Jaideep Chunduri is a Board Certified and Fellowship trained Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon at Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine. This...Read Full Article
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Local Montgomery Resident and his son called the coin toss at the Tennis...Read Full Article
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To the chagrin of fans,...Read Full Article
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Jason Marquis is a right handed pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds. At the age of 34, he found himself playing for the Padres against the Cardinals in...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine would like to congratulate Dr. Ian Rodway for being named one of Venue Magazine's Great Leaders Under 40 Class...Read Full Article
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Click here to read the full story by Thomas Harding on MLB.com. Harding focuses on shortstop Troy Tulowitzki's hip arthroscopy, but we will focus on...Read Full Article
Tommy John surgeries have exploded over the past two decades. While this might seem good for the business of orthopedics, many doctors are...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics is now providing sports medicine and orthopedic care in Lawrenceburg, IN! The new facility serving eastern Indiana just opened. Dr....Read Full Article
Dr. Sam Koo is a hand and upper extremity expert and orthopaedic surgeon. On this week's Beacon's Corner, Dr. Koo introduced Dr. Ian Rodway to discuss...Read Full Article
Dr. Gary Pack, Superintendent of Princeton City Schools commented, "Our partnership with Beacon Orthopaedics and The Christ Hospital is pivotal to increasing...Read Full Article
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President Obama has brought the contested topic of concussions to the White House. Is this an issue that the federal...Read Full Article
Morehead State Director of Sports Medicine, Chris Lapole, stated, "Having worked with Dr. Kremchek for the last 15 years, dating back to my time with the...Read Full Article
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Team medical director Dr. Tim Kremchek said that a metal plate would be placed on the bone above the eye of Aroldis Chapman to stabilize the injury. Chapman...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine and The Christ Hospital Health Network have tapped Dr. Timothy E. Kremchek, who also serves as medical director...Read Full Article
Dr. Robert Burger, La Salle High School Class of 1977, has provided orthopaedic and sports medicine coverage for the school since 1985. He proudly supports...Read Full Article
Some of our fellowship trained sports medicine physicians weigh in on common professional football injuries.
Dr. Argo talks about Achilles tears,...Read Full Article
To read the full story by Sports Injuries Lead Writer Will Carroll featured on the BleacherReport.com, please click here.
It's rare that winners and losers...Read Full Article
Venue Magazine has announced the inaugural class of what they are planning to make an annual event in the Tri State area. This new award honors Women...Read Full Article
To read the full story by Amanda Comak as featured in the Washington Times, please click here.
At the age of fifteen, Drew Storen got a chance to meet...Read Full Article
Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine is proud to announce a clinic designed exclusively around concussions. Topics will include general education around...Read Full Article
SYCAMORE TWP. When Megan Mathews picked up the curved needle with her instrument she delicately poked it into a human cadaver shoulder sitting on an arthroscopic...Read Full Article
Congrats to the Moeller football team who won
their 8th Ohio State Championship and to Clinton Massie who captured
their schools' very first state championship...Read Full Article
The Notre Dame Club of Greater Cincinnati is pleased to announce the selection of University of Notre Dame graduate Robert R. Burger, MD Class of 1981...Read Full Article
Dr. Jaideep Chunduri was recognized by LEAD Magazine for being one of the "Great Leaders Under 40," Class of 2012! This is extremely exciting, and points...Read Full Article
We would like to congratulate Dr. Kremchek and the Reds Medical Staff on winning the 2012 Dick Martin Award for the Major League Baseball team with the...Read Full Article
The physicians and staff of Beacon Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Summit Surgical Center, and the Beacon West Surgical Center have been alerted to a...Read Full Article
Sports Related Youth Concussion FAQs with Dr. John Brannan
If you are a parent or coach that is concerned one of your student athletes may have a concussion,...Read Full Article
Come out this weekend to support the Beacon Orthopaedics team running in the 14th annual Flying Pig Marathon!
Runners will be participating in the full,...Read Full Article
For decades, concerned parents have kept their children from using certain types of pitches. Are curveballs dangerous? The theory is that contorting your...Read Full Article
Cincinnati native Timothy Kremchek is a proud alumnus of Wittenberg University. Upon graduating from Indian Hill High School, Kremchek played varsity...Read Full Article
To read the full story by Hannah Kaltenbach of Champions Baseball & Softball Academy, featured on Cincinnati.com, please click here.
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Lebanon, OH - Over the course of a two year investigation, the Warren County's Prosecutor's Office and its Drug Task Force have indicted 33 individuals...Read Full Article
Wall Street Journal- Chris Carpenter is a pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals. If you consider the medical investment that has been made in keeping...Read Full Article
Congratulations to Moeller's Spencer Iacovone (class of 2013), who was voted the Beacon Orthopaedics Primetime Performer of the Week for Oct. 7! Spencer...Read Full Article
Living an active lifestyle is a great objective. However, occasionally injuries can happen. It is, therefore, crucial to learn a few tips for activities...Read Full Article
Congratulations to Dr. Robert Burger for being named a 2011 Top Doctor by Cincinnati Magazine for the fifth consecutive year! For the full list, please...Read Full Article
When Mr. Glen Prasser joined Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine as the CEO in 2010, it was clear that he would do great things. Over the past year,...Read Full Article
The Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) Performance and Practices of Successful Medical Groups identified Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine...Read Full Article
The State of Ohio Medical Association and Ohio High School Athletic Association have announced the 2010 recipients of the Outstanding Team Physicians for...Read Full Article
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