You. Improved.
Andrew (Andy) Hylton, PA-C

30 Things You Didn’t Know About Physician Assistants (PAs)

National Physician Assistants Week is held every year from Oct. 6–12

How should you treat a nosebleed?

When a nosebleed happens, there is no cause for alarm but steps should be taken to minimize blood loss. Should you lean forward? Tilt your head back? Physician Assistant Andy Hylton shares four steps to treat nosebleeds.

Meet the PA: Andy Hylton, PA-C

Get to know Andy Hylton, PA-C from OrthoCarolina Pineville!

Is it time to lace up the cleats?

A former professional soccer player’s perspective on playing the sport

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

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

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.

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

“I like the freedom to make decisions on the field, all you need is a soccer ball and you can play anywhere.”

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

Because no matter their position on the field, all soccer players are keepers…

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

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

Former pro soccer player now works as a physician’s assistant

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.

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