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Dr. Matthew Melander

Reflecting on My Fellowship During the NFL Combine

Mar 19, 2018

#SportsMedicineMonday: Reflecting on My Fellowship During the NFL Combine Hard to believe that it’s been eleven years since I was a Sports Medicine fellow with the Indianapolis Colts NFL Combine. Watching from afar, I remember all those workouts and evaluations to determine the next great NFL players. For me,…

#SportsMedicineMonday: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Feb 12, 2018

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Your hands and fingers are among the most vital body parts. However, this also means they’re very likely to be injured in day-to-day activity. Those who perform repetitive hand motions throughout the day, like typing, may be considered at risk for carpal tunnel syndrome. In some…

Calling All Weekend Warriors!

May 30, 2017

Attention all Weekend Warriors! Did you enjoy your extended weekend? Maybe a little too much? Don’t worry! If injury has you down, come and see us! Dr. Melander and his Sports Medicine team are here to get you back to your normal routine as quickly as possible. With quick,…

On Pace Triathlon Training Club

Mar 28, 2017

Melander Sports Medicine is proud to be a new sponsor for ON PACE Triathlon Training Club! Be sure to look out for our logo when you see these athletes competing and don’t forget to cheer them on! Follow ON PACE on Facebook by clicking here

Meniscus Tears

Jan 16, 2017

How do I know if I’ve torn my meniscus? “Pop.” “Click.” “Catch.” “Lock.” These are all words commonly used to describe the sensation one has in a knee with a meniscus tear. Meniscus tears are common across several age groups and activity levels. It can occur as a chronic…

Sports Medicine Specialist : What does that mean?

Feb 22, 2016

An important section in any active lifestyle or fitness magazine is the medical section written by healthcare professionals. Who better to write for these magazines than a sports medicine specialist? Did you know there were physicians who specialize in sports medicine? Sports medicine is the medical focus on the…

Active Living for all Ages

Dec 1, 2014

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Connor Harris Earns Second MIAA Defensive Player of the Week Honor

Nov 11, 2014

Football | 11/10/2014 9:55:00 AM Lindenwood football linebacker Connor Harris earned MIAA Defensive Player of the Week honors for the second time this season on Monday.Harris recorded 20 tackles in last week’s contest against Central Oklahoma. He had nine solo tackles and 11 assisted stops. The 20 tackles ties…

EIU Lands Missouri Basketball All-Stater

Nov 11, 2014

It is always great to hear about the success of one our young athletes.  Good Luck!   EIU Lands Missouri Basketball All-Stater Casey Teson 2014-09-09T16:32:00ZEIU lands Missouri basketball all-staterBRIAN NIELSEN JG-TC Sports EditorJG-TC.com September 09, 2014 4:32 pm • BRIAN NIELSEN JG-TC Sports Editor (0) Comments ST. CHARLES, Mo. – Helped…