For those who suffer from back pain, finding the most comfortable sleeping position can be difficult. Mattresses, pillows, and sleeping positions are all factors in a good night’s sleep with back pain, and there are ideal sleeping positions for...Read More
Many people experience back pain at some point in their lives. However surgery is not always needed to relieve chronic back pain. There are many nonsurgical treatment options that quickly and effectively treat back, neck, and spine pain.
Osteoarthritis of the knee, often referred to as wear-and-tear arthritis, is a condition in which the cartilage within your knee wears away.
When your cartilage begins to wear away, the bones of your knees rub more closely against one...Read More
The recovery time from a knee replacement procedure varies for each patient based on the patient’s overall health, type of procedure, and activity level prior to surgery.
When the procedure is complete and patients have returned home...Read More
Although joint replacement surgery is a major procedure, if you’re experiencing the following signs, you may be ready for a joint replacement.
- You’re experiencing joint pain that keeps you awake, or awakens you, at...
In young athletes, most injuries to the meniscus are a result of trauma. The menisci are vulnerable to injuries in which there is both compression and twisting across the knee. Meniscus tears are common in contact sports, like football, as well...Read More
A pulled muscle occurs when the muscle is strained or stretched too far, creating small tears within the muscle. This generates aching, tightening, and stiffening in the muscle, which can be extremely uncomfortable and painful. The hamstring is...Read More
The shoulder is composed of the shoulder blade (scapula), collarbone (clavicle), and upper arm bone (humerus). With two joints (the glenohumeral and the acromioclavicular), the shoulder is widely considered to be the most unstable joint. It can...Read More