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How Repetitive Sports Motion Fuels Shoulder Pain

You love playing your sport, but over time, your body experiences wear and tear from all of that repetitive motion. The years of playing sports can fuel inflammation and chronic pain if you don’t take preventive steps.

May 26th, 2021
The Benefits of Sports Medicine for Athletes

As an athlete, a qualified sports medicine practitioner is one of your best assets. Not just because you might suffer an injury during play, but because a sports medicine doctor can promote optimal body mechanics for your best possible performance.

Jan 28th, 2021
Does my Ankle Injury Require Arthroscopic Surgery?

You’ve been out of commission with an ankle injury, but is it still painful after rehab? You may need surgery. Much of modern ankle surgery is done arthroscopically, enabling a quicker recovery than with open surgery.

Dec 7th, 2020
PRP Therapy for Sports Injuries

If you play tennis, racquetball, basketball, or other sports regularly, whether competitively or more recreationally, you’re susceptible to overuse injuries. If one such injury sidelines you, learn how you might benefit from platelet-rich plasma.

Oct 4th, 2020
Are You a Candidate for Shoulder Instability Surgery?

You’ve injured your shoulder, and the diagnosis is shoulder instability. If other treatments haven’t resolved it, you may need surgery. It’s time to learn more about shoulder instability injuries and treatments.

Aug 12th, 2020
How to Help Your Child Prevent an ACL Injury

You enjoy watching your young athlete participate in team sports. But you’ve also seen children and teens sustain season-ending injuries. Learn how you can help your child prevent an all-too-common ACL injury in a knee.

Jun 26th, 2020
5 Ways to Manage Back Pain in the Office

If your job entails long hours at your computer, you’re at added risk for back pain. Learn what adjustments you can make to keep your back from hurting, or to stop the pain before it becomes a chronic condition.

May 13th, 2020
Improve Your Performance Through Sports Medicine

The growing field of sports medicine can help you improve your performance in the gym or on the field, and prevent injuries at the same time. If you play sports, you can benefit from seeing a sports medicine physician.

Apr 6th, 2020
Here's How Stem Cell Therapy Can Treat Your ACL Issues

An ACL injury in the knee is common in people who play sports like basketball, soccer, and tennis. Depending on the severity of your issue, stem cell therapy can be used to treat your ACL. Read on to learn more about this promising therapy.

Mar 1st, 2020
Top Signs You May Have a Nerve Injury

Have you noticed a gradual onset of numbness in a foot or hand? Or perhaps you feel a sharp, stabbing sensation sometimes. It’s been happening more often. You may have nerve damage, which requires special medical treatment.

Feb 10th, 2020
My Arms and Hands Are Tingling, What Could It Be?

If your arms and hands are tingling, you could have a nerve injury called carpal tunnel syndrome. Sometimes, medication and physical therapy can help. If your condition is severe, you may need surgery to relieve pressure on the affected nerves.

Dec 2nd, 2019
Why You Should Always See a Doctor After a Car Crash

Were you in a car accident? Are you thinking of skipping a trip to the doctor because you aren’t in pain? Here’s why you should seek a doctor's examination as soon as possible after a crash to ensure you are healthy.

Nov 11th, 2019
What Can I Do About Chronic Back Pain?

Do you ever wish there was a way to escape the persistent discomfort of chronic back pain? Learn more about the newest pain management therapies, and find out what you can do to relieve back pain at home.

Aug 9th, 2019
Your Injection Options for Joint Pain

When joint pain strikes, it can have an incredibly wide-ranging impact on your ability to perform even the simplest of tasks. Thankfully, there are easy solutions, especially in the world of joint injections.

Apr 16th, 2019
9 Must-Haves After Rotator Cuff Surgery

Surgery can be frightening, especially if you don’t know what to expect afterward. Recovering from rotator cuff surgery will be much easier with these nine must-haves!

Dec 14th, 2018
How PRP Injections Promote Post-Surgical Healing

Once you have surgery, you’re not out of the woods. Then starts the recovery process. Fortunately, platelet-rich plasma therapy is helping more and more people shorten their downtimes and get on with their lives.

Nov 30th, 2018
What Makes PRP Therapy So Effective?

Platelets benefit your body in many ways. They’re known for clotting blood, but they also contain proteins that help repair and heal damaged soft tissue. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy multiplies these proteins and speeds up recovery.

Jul 3rd, 2019