Author Archives: John Philpott

About John Philpott

Dr. Philpott is a paediatrician that specializes in musculoskeletal conditions and Sports Medicine. He is certified by CASEM’s Dip of Sport Med. Until its recent closure, Dr. Philpott practiced at Sport C.A.R.E. – Women’s College Hospital focusing on sports & exercise medicine in youth. He was the staff paediatrician at the past SickKids Sports Medicine Clinic. Currently, at Toronto East General Hospital he is the staff physician for the Healthy Lifestyle Clinic for overweight & obese youth.

How to Prevent Soccer Injuries This Summer

The summer soccer season is quickly approaching! Soccer is one of the most popular sports in Canada; it is played by men and women of all ages and various skill levels. Children can often be seen kicking soccer balls around…