09
April
2018
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01:00 PM
America/New_York

Westfield Middle Schooler Starts Organization to Help Kids with Orthopedic Sports Injuries

TAP into Westfield reports that Michael Siroty, middle schooler, came to HSS after being misdiagnosed by a local orthopedist. At HSS, he received a second opinion and was diagnosed with a torn meniscus and ACL, leading to two surgeries and over a year of physical therapy.

According to the article, Siroty had a chance encounter with an NFL offensive lineman which led to a friendship that helped Siroty get through his recovery. 

Siroty has since created JAMSPals.com which connects kids undergoing orthopedic surgery for sports injuries with college and professional athletes.

Read the full article at TAPinto.net.