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Soccer: Eye Injury Treatment

Soccer: Eye Injury Treatment

Andy Hylton, OrthoCarolina physician assistant and former professional soccer player says direct blows to the eyes generally result in temporary blurry vision and can result in a "black eye", but occasionally a more serious eye injury can occur.
Multisport Soccer Player Tips

Multisport Soccer Player Tips

However, despite the love for soccer, the majority of players in England, still played multiple sports.
Treating a Nosebleed

Treating a Nosebleed

Injuries to the face are common in soccer, most often occurring though direct impact with either a soccer ball or collision between players.
What’s the best way to ice a soccer injury?

What’s the best way to ice a soccer injury?

If you’ve played or watched soccer, you know how physical the game can be.
The Soccer Docs

The Soccer Docs

Meet the medical team behind some of Charlotte’s top soccer squads
4 soccer lessons I’m sharing with my kids

4 soccer lessons I’m sharing with my kids

What advice would have been helpful to me as I played over the years?
OC Loves Soccer: Andy Hylton

OC Loves Soccer: Andy Hylton

“I like the freedom to make decisions on the field, all you need is a soccer ball and you can play anywhere.”
Charlotte Soccer Academy Officially Unveils OrthoCarolina Sportsplex

Charlotte Soccer Academy Officially Unveils OrthoCarolina Sportsplex

The OrthoCarolina Sportsplex will house six fields, including five artificial turf fields, with one of the turf fields being a FIFA 2-certified surface. An adjacent 20,000 square foot building will contain the CSA club store, administrative offices, changing facilities and physical therapy space.
Beyond the Soccer Field: How your soccer player can stay in shape over the summer

Beyond the Soccer Field: How your soccer player can stay in shape over the summer

If you’re a parent like I am, most of us strive to create every opportunity and environment for success for our children, whether it’s on or off the turf.
Three Major Kids’ Soccer Injuries to Know About

Three Major Kids’ Soccer Injuries to Know About

Because no matter their position on the field, all soccer players are keepers…
Send your Doctor a secure and direct message!

Send your Doctor a secure and direct message!

Messaging your Doctor and his or her team can now be done via our secure online portal.
Post-Race Overtraining: How to Let Your Body Heal Properly

Post-Race Overtraining: How to Let Your Body Heal Properly

Leading up to a race, it’s important to plan your training accordingly to avoid overtraining...
Even World Cup Players Get Hurt

Even World Cup Players Get Hurt

So what do you do when you’re injured and you need to get back for regular season, playoffs or even the World Cup?
Orthocarolina explains female soccer Injuries and causes in kids & older athletes

Orthocarolina explains female soccer Injuries and causes in kids & older athletes

Help keep your kids and teens on the field and out of the doctor’s office with this insight on female soccer injuries from former professional soccer player and PA-C Andy Hylton of OrthoCarolina.
One goal after another

One goal after another

Former pro soccer player now works as a physician’s assistant
Maintaining Soccer Fitness in the Off-season

Maintaining Soccer Fitness in the Off-season

If you have a youth or high school soccer player in your family, chances are they’re anxiously awaiting the conclusion of the off-season and looking forward to the arrival of warmer weather to get back out on the pitch.