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A Sanford Health patient whose back is to the camera, lifts his left arm. with the help of an orthopedics and sports medicine specialist.

Knee and shoulder pain relief available close to home

Sanford Worthington offers same-day surgery with arthroscopic procedures
Mick Garry 5 min read
Happy little boy having fun while pretending to be an airplane while his father is holding him in the backyard. Focus is on boy. There are people in the background.

Emergency vs urgent care: The ER isn’t for everything

Get peace of mind, on your time, when a walk-in clinic may meet your needs
SHN Staff 3 min read
In a clinical gym, a young woman throws a ball to the floor while balancing on one foot. Her Sanford Health physical therapist stands next to her.

After two years of physical therapy, a return to sports

South Dakota high schooler recovers from injuries to both knees
Jason Anschutz 6 min read
Golf ball in foregound sits on artificial turf green. A pro golfer kneels a few feet away with a golf club in his hand while a Sanford Golf Academy instructor stands nearby.

With putting in mind, Langer returns to Sanford Golf Academy

Golf legend praises the academy's technology, accessibility
Simon Floss 6 min read
Sanford Health's Dr. Nathan Skelley working with a patient.

National sports medicine council welcomes Sanford surgeon

Dr. Nathan Wm. Skelley will represent South Dakota’s orthopedic and sports medicine surgeons
Mick Garry 5 min read
Chiropractic doing spinal mobilisation in physiotherapist's office

Sanford chiropractic care treats the whole patient

Bemidji/Bagley doctor explains benefits of chiropractic care, combining services at Sanford
Jason Anschutz 5 min read
Sanford Orthopedics new facility

Sanford Fargo unveils Orthopedics & Sports Medicine facility

Combined facility brings multiple locations together under one roof
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
White and orange machine with "EOS" logo up the right side is ready for full-body, stand-up X-rays in an exam room.

Less radiation makes X-rays safer, especially for children

Sanford Health introduces lower-radiation, higher quality EOSedge imaging
Mick Garry 6 min read
Female hands lacing running shoes on paved outdoor trail.

Your running shoes: Do they need a medical checkup?

6 tips on when to find new footwear for the health of your whole body
Scott Seiler 3 min read
Computer-generated illustrtion of softball field from just behind the pitcher with grandstand full of fans and Dickinson State University and Dickinson Public Schools logos behind home plate.

Dickinson State University unveils Sanford Sports Complex

All-weather soccer & softball facility will host DSU, high school & youth teams
Erin Johnson 4 min read