We understand the importance of immediate attention, especially when you’re injured. Now, you no longer have to waste valuable time in a busy emergency room waiting to be treated. RiverRun HEALTH offers personalized access and immediate care with its Sports + Ortho Walk-in Clinic, located at our Riverfront Parkway location in downtown Chattanooga. MORNING CLINIC […]
The saying “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food” has been attributed to the ancient Greek physician Hippocrates, who is considered the father of modern medicine. Essentially, this saying is based on the understanding that the foods we eat can have a profound impact on our health. In recent years, there has
If you suffer from knee pain, you’re not alone. In fact, The Washington Post reports research indicates that approximately one in four adults suffer from chronic knee pain. We are excited to announce that Dr. Bill More Smith and RiverRun HEALTH now offer iovera°, a safe, innovative, non-surgical pain-relief treatment for patients with knee pain caused
We are pleased to announce that RiverRun Sports + Ortho has been named the preferred healthcare provider of the Chattanooga Sports Leagues (CSL), the area’s top intramural sports and social league. Additionally, RiverRun Sports + Ortho sports medicine physician, Dr. Bill Moore Smith, and orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. David Bruce, will serve as the league’s Medical Sponsors.
It’s that time of year again for Spring sports! Sports physicals are an integral part of any student-athlete’s participation in sports. They provide an important opportunity for the athlete to receive a comprehensive medical examination to ensure they are physically fit and healthy enough to participate in the sport. Sports physicals are also an important
Neck and back pain are common, with almost 31 million Americans experiencing pain at any time. From “text neck” to muscle injuries, neck and back pain can affect everyday life and hinder normal activities. Remember, if you have neck and back pain, it’s important to choose a provider with significant experience, knowledge, and expertise to ensure
“An apple away keeps the doctor away,” or so the saying goes. But most know it takes more than an apple to keep you well year-round. An important part of your health is a relationship with a primary care doctor. Evidence shows that people who regularly see a primary care physician are healthier. Yet the number of people seeking
Have you ever had to bounce back from a sports injury? With almost 8.6 million sports and recreational injuries each year, according to the CDC, chances are you have. While our bodies have an amazing capacity to heal themselves, there are some injuries that take longer to recover from. This can be especially frustrating if you are