Falls Prevention Resources
Did you know that 3 million people are treated in the emergency room for a fall each year? According to the Centers for Disease Control, an older adult falls every 20 minutes. One out of every five falls results in a serious incident, such as a fracture or head injury. Despite these startling statistics, falls are NOT a normal part of aging and are preventable.
At Orthopedic ONE, we place a strong emphasis on injury prevention and are excited to provide the following tools to help minimize your risk of a fall. Click on the images and videos below to learn more about the following fall prevention topics!