Patient Education Blog

May 18, 2018
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    Chest Muscle Injuries: Strains and Tears of the Pectoralis Major
    December 17, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    Once rare, injuries to the chest muscles, particularly the pectoralis major muscle, are becoming...
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    I Have Scoliosis, Which Sports Can I Play?
    December 6, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    If your spine curves toward the side and is shaped like a “C” or...
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    The Verdict on Vaping
    November 28, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    Electronic cigarettes have been marketed as “healthier” alternatives to traditional cigarettes and as a...
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    MD or DO: What’s the difference?
    November 19, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    Most of us are quite accustomed to using academic titles such as “Doctor” or...
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    Reducing the Spread of Herpes in the Locker Room
    November 12, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    Herpes is a viral infection that has multiple strains (genetic variants or subtypes) (Fig....
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    Traumatic Patellar Dislocation
    November 7, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    During a traumatic event, such as a fall, auto accident, or sports injury, the...
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    Why Tape My Ankle?
    October 24, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    Ankle taping is commonly used in athletics, but why is it done? Initially, an...
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    Swimmer’s Shoulder
    October 9, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    The shoulders produce 90% of the driving force that propels the body through water,...
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    Rhabdomyolysis
    October 1, 2018
    Health Alert Blog
    Physicians first described rhabdomyolysis in the medical literature during ancient times; however, in our modern...