Dr. Mark E. Pruzansky
Dr. Jason S. Pruzansky
975 Park Avenue New York, NY 10028

Kansas City Royals Alex Gordon Fractures Wrist

Dr Pruzansky | May 25, 2016

All-Star Left Fielder Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals sustained a wrist fracture when he collided with a teammate chasing a foul ball. Gordon is expected to miss up to four weeks with a scaphoid fracture in his right wrist. The break was non-displaced and it will not require surgery. Non-displaced fractures can usually […]

Oakland A’s Outfielder Josh Reddick Out 4-6 Weeks With Fractured Left Thumb

Dr Pruzansky | May 24, 2016

The Oakland A’s learned this weekend that they’ll be without their most valuable player for the next four to six weeks due to a common baseball injury: a fractured thumb. Outfielder Josh Reddick fractured his left thumb while sliding into second base during Thursday’s loss to the Yankees. Reddick is currently listed on the 15 day […]

Tampa Bay Rays ​O​utfielder Kevin Kiermaier Suffers Two Hand Fractures

Dr Pruzansky | May 24, 2016

Baseball players should take notice. This year, spectacular highlight catches are coming with a price – hand fractures. Rays’ outfielder Kevin Kiermaier became yet another victim Saturday night as he received two metacarpal fractures when diving to make a catch. Kiermaier immediately left the game due to the tremendous hand pain. He’s expected to be […]

MMA Fighter Josh Emmett Fractures Hand, Finishes Fight

Dr Pruzansky | May 10, 2016

MMA fighters are known for their toughness. Saturday night, Josh Emmett proved just how tough they can be, finishing his three round fight with a win, despite a compound fracture to a metacarpal bone in his left hand. While hand injuries, including hand fractures, are quite common for MMA fighters, Emmett’s fracture was particularly gruesome. […]

LA Clippers Chris Paul Fractures Hand

Dr Pruzansky | April 27, 2016

Chris Paul, LA Clippers point guard, broke his hand in a loss against the Portland Trail Blazers in Round 1 of the 2016 NBA playoffs. Paul played into the third quarter before being taken out of the game. Further evaluation by team doctors revealed a third metacarpal fracture in the palm of his right hand. […]