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Runners often encounter joint, muscle, tendon and bone injuries, often due to overuse, accidents or biomechanics. Boston Children’s physicians have experience treating these conditions, establishing recovery plans and educating patients to prevent further injuries.
• Muscle strains
• Stress fractures
• Medial tibial stress syndrome (shin splints)
• Achilles and hamstring tendon problems
• Knee pain (patella tracking issues, ITB syndrome, etc.)
• Exertional compartment syndrome
• Tight Achilles
• Tight hamstrings
• Tight iliotibial band (ITB)
• Weak abdominal muscles
• Weak gluteal muscles
• Improper gait (movement) with over-striding
We are grateful to have been ranked #1 on U.S. News & World Report's list of the best children's hospitals in the nation for the third year in a row, an honor we could not have achieved without the patients and families who inspire us to do our very best for them. Thanks to you, Boston Children's is a place where we can write the greatest children's stories ever told.”