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

Safe Skiing Tips

Dr Pruzansky | December 20, 2012

A few days ago I posted some tips on helping prevent snowboarding injuries. Since then, I’ve gotten more than a few requests for similar tips for downhill skiing. My patients have many questions that range from the proper way to fall to the best way to hold your poles. Since skiing accidents are a common […]

U.S. Ski Team Member Lindsey Vonn Out With Hand Injury

Dr Pruzansky | December 1, 2012

One of the most common hand injuries from skiing is Skier’s Thumb, which occurs when the strong band of ligamentous tissue that supports the joint where the thumb meets the palm nearest the index finger is torn. This usually happens as a result of breaking a fall with the thumb and levering away from the […]